Meet With An Executive - (Shailesh J. Mehta, Ph.D)
Sponsored by: Career Management Office
Speaker(s): Shailesh J. Mehta, Ph.D
Date & Time: Thursday, Sep. 26, 2013 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Shailesh J. Mehta, Ph.D serves as the Managing General Partner at Granite Hill Capital Partners, LLC. Dr. Mehta serves as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Commonwealth General Corporation since 1994. He serves as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Capital Holdings. He serves as Partner of Indian Operations at Washington Mutual Card Services. He served as a Venture Partner at Clearstone Venture Partners. Prior to that, he served as General Partner at Invesco Private Capital. He served as an Advisor of Indecomm Holdings, Inc. He served as an Operating General Partner at Sequoia India. He served as Managing Partner of Strategic Initiatives at Max New York Life Insurance Company, Ltd. He served as the Chief Executive Officer of Providian Financial Corporation, from 1989 to November 2001. He joined the founding team of First Deposit Corporation in 1986. Previously, he served as an Executive Vice President at Ameritrust Corporation. He served as an Advisor of Sequoia Capital India. He served as the Chairman of Firstsource Solutions Limited from July 2010 to December 3, 2012. He has been a Director of Safari Industries India Ltd. since April 2007 and AccountNow Inc. since April 4, 2006. He has been a Director of Paypal Inc. since February 2001. He has been a Director of Commonwealth General Corporation since 1994. He has been an Additional Director of Arch Pharmalabs Ltd., since December 9, 2010. He has been an Independent Director of Firstsource Solutions Limited since December 3, 2012. He serves on the board or has previously served on the board of many private and public companies like Providian Financial, U.S. Board of MasterCard International, Emagia Inc., Emagia Corporation, First Ring Inc., Indecomm, Inc., Hanover Direct Inc., and Cirrus, Inc. He served as the Chairman of the Board of Providian Financial Corporation, from May 1988 to October 2001. He has been an Independent & Non Executive Director of Manappuram Finance Limited since August 2009. He serves as a Director of Aptus Value Housing Finance India Ltd. He is the Founder of Shailesh J. Mehta and Kalpa S. Mehta Charitable Foundation. He served as a Trustee of Cal State Universities and the Asian Art Museum. Dr. Mehta holds a Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, and holds a masters degree in science in Operations Research from Case Western Reserve University. He holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Operation Research and Human Letters from the California State University and in Operation Research and Computer Science from Case Western Reserve University.
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