Governing Board of ICSI RVO

The composition of the Governing Board is in line with Companies (Registered Valuers and Valuation) Rules, 2017. The Governing Board of ICSI RVO comprises of five directors consisting of two Nominee Directors and three Independent Directors (IDs). The Independent Directors are from diversified fields of finance, law, education, corporate sector, management and valuation.


Mr. Anil Khaitan,

Mr. Anil Khaitan aged around 62 years, is an MBA from IMI, Geneva in the year 1981 and has more than forty one years of diversified business experience relating to Jute Industry, Paper Industry, Pharmaceutical Industry, Copper & Steel Industry etc.

He is President, PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He is Chairman and Managing Director on the Board of Sunil Healthcare Limited, Director on the Board of Nada Vibronics Private Limited.


(President, the ICSI and Nominee Director)

CS B. Narasimhan is a Post Graduate in Economics and a Fellow Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI). He has over four decades of experience in Corporate Law and Management, with special expertise in the Capital Market.

CS B Narasimhan, is an elected member of the Central Council of ICSI for the term 2023-26 and the President of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) for the year 2024, after serving as the Vice President in the year 2023.

He was elected to the Central Council of the ICSI for the first time in the year 2007 and was re-elected in the year 2011 for another term of 4 years. Prior to his present term, he was elected to the Central Council for the 2019-2022 term as well, where he served as the Chairman of the Secretarial Standards Committee, Chairman of the Financial Services Committee, and member of the Disciplinary Committee for seven years.

His areas of expertise include Corporate and Securities Management, Public Offering of Securities, and all Corporate Actions associated with any Listed Companies including hands-on experience in operations relating to such Corporate Actions.

He has been a member of several Committees constituted by SEBI and has also been the Chairman of the Registrar Association of India (popularly known as RAIN) for two terms spread over 5 years. He has also been closely associated with the Stock Exchanges (BSE and NSE), Depositories (NSDL and CDSL), and other Regulatory Bodies.

A speaker at Seminars and Conferences, in India and abroad, CS B. Narasimhan has also contributed to various professional articles.


CS Dhananjay Shukla,
Vice President, the ICSI and Nominee Director

CS Dhananjay Shukla a Commerce and Law graduate, is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He is a Practising Company Secretary based at Gurgaon and has been practising in the areas of Corporate Law, Securities Law and Taxation.

CS Dhananjay Shukla has been serving the profession in different capacities for last many years. He was elected to the Northern India Regional Council of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India for the term 2011-14 and then re-elected again for the term 2015-18. He served in various capacities during his tenure at the NIRC and served as the Chairman for the Northern Region in the year 2017.

He has been a member of the Secretarial Standards Board (SSB) of the ICSI for the year 2019 & 2020 and presently he is an elected member of the Managing Committee of the CSBF of the ICSI.

In his overall experience of more than 20 years as a Corporate Professional, he worked as Company Secretary in large Corporate Groups before switching to the practice side in the year 2009. He has been instrumental in various Start-Up ventures set up in India by Foreign Promoters


Mr.Ashok Kumar Pavadia,
(Independent Director)

Mr.Ashok Kumar Pavadia is a former (retd.) Additional Secretary to the Government of India. An alumnus of the University of London (LSE) and the University of Delhi, he majored in Political Science, Law, Public Policy and Management with two Bachelor degrees, two Master degrees and a Post-Graduate Diploma. He started his career as a Lecturer in the Department of Political Science, University of Delhi. He later joined the Indian bureaucracy and in his career spanning over three decades served in senior administrative positions in over half a dozen Ministries in the Government of India. A leading expert in Public Policy, Corporate Governance, CSR and Sustainable Development, he is the author of the Department of Public Enterprises Guidelines on “CSR and Sustainability” for Public Sector enterprises. He has served on the Governmental Advisory Board of the Global Reporting Initiative (Amsterdam). He has also been on the Governing Council of the Institute of Public Enterprise (Hyderabad).

He is frequently invited by foreign Governments, UN agencies, reputed Universities, leading corporations, NGOs, private organizations and trade and industry associations to benefit from his expertise in CSR and Sustainable Development. He has addressed more than a hundred conferences/ seminars in India and abroad


Smt. Pravin Tripathi,
(Additional Director)

Smt. Pravin Tripathi is B.A. (Hons.) and Master in English literature from Punjab University. She is also a former Indian Audit & Accounts Service (IA&AS) Officer of 1973 batch with more than 4 decades of experience in the field of Audit & Accounts.

She held various senior positions including that of Deputy Comptroller & Auditor General of India and Chairperson Audit Board, Member of the Competition Appellate Tribunal, Member of Airport Economic Regulatory Authority Appellate Tribunal and Chief Auditor, Municipal Corporation of Delhi amongst others.


Dr. Rajesh Kumar Agrawal,
CEO (Designate)

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Agrawal Dr. Rajesh Kumar Agrawal has been working as Joint Secretary from 01 Jul 22 and worked as Director of ICSI- Centre for Corporate Governance, Research & Training from 08 Feb 2022 to 30 Jun 2022. He has worked as Regional Director of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India- Western India Regional Council, Mumbai since 01 Feb 2018 to 07 Feb 2022 and Director of ICSI-Centre for Corporate Governance, Research & Training from 04 Jul 2014 to 31 Jan 2018. He has worked 6 years as an Associate professor and Academic head of Sinhgad Institute, Pune under University of Pune for MBA Course. He has completed a BA (Maths), MBA(Mktg) from University of Pune in 1998, MBA (HR), M.Phil, UGC-NET, LLB, PGD in Securities Law & Ph.D. in Management.