Shyamal Mukherjee (63) joined the ITC Board as a Non-Executive Independent Director effective August 11, 2021.
Mukherjee is a Chartered Accountant and also holds Degrees of Bachelor in Commerce and Law from Delhi University. He is the former Chairman and Senior Partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers ('PwC') in India. With more than 37 years of experience, Mukherjee started his professional journey with PwC in 1984 and became a Partner in 1993. Along the way, he assumed several leadership roles, including PwC India's Brand & Strategy Leader and Leader of PwC India's Tax practice. As PwC's Chairman, he was at the forefront of making it a more future-ready firm, investing in and strengthening the firm's key capabilities across its people, go-to-market initiatives and internal transformation. He has been known for building a culture that is value-driven and encourages innovation & robust governance. He is currently a Trustee of the Phanindranath Education Trust, Howrah, and also a Member of the Bar Council of Delhi.
Mukherjee is presently on the Boards of UrbanClap Technologies India Private Limited and Bharti Airtel Limited.