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Mr. Mahendra Shah

Mr. Mahendra N. Shah was the Group Company Secretary & Group Chief Compliance Officer of IDFC FIRST Bank Limited and has been the Group Head - Governance, Compliance & Secretarial and Senior Advisor – Taxation at IDFC Limited for more than a decade. Currently he is Company Secretary & Compliance Officer of IDFC Limited since May 24, 2019. In this role, Mr. Shah was responsible for Secretarial, Governance and Compliance function for over 26 companies/entities of IDFC Group.

Prior to joining IDFC in 2001, Mr. Shah worked with International Paper Limited for a period of six years as Director Finance and Company Secretary where he was in charge of finance function and regulatory compliances. Mr. Shah has worked as Head of Taxation in SKF Bearings India Limited where he was responsible for Direct and Indirect Taxation matters across India. He also worked for a short period with Pfizer Ltd as Finance Officer.

He completed his article ship for CA with M/s. Bansi S. Mehta & Co, CA for 3 years.

He is a qualified member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), the Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of India (ICWA) and the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI).