President & CIO – Edelweiss Capital Ltd.
A veteran in the financial services industry, Kalpana Maniar brings along with her over two decades of rich experience in practice of Securities Market domain from business and information systems perspective. She has proven track record in strategy and implementation of transformation initiatives with alignment to desired business outcomes.
She is currently leading and supporting business digital transformation process at Edelweiss through enterprise technology and strategic initiatives.
Prior to Edelweiss, Kalpana worked as an independent consultant assisting the Board and senior management of leading Investment Banks and stock broking companies on strategy, technology and business expansion.
Kalpana also worked as senior executive with i-flex Solutions Ltd. and with Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) before she started independent consulting.
Kalpana is a commerce graduate from Mumbai University, a Chartered Accountant and Cost Accountant. She has also done her Post Graduate Diploma in Securities Law from Govt. Law College and holds a Diploma in Systems Analysis &amp;amp; Design from NIIT.
Kalpana like several of her senior management colleagues at Edelweiss is a fitness fanatic and has run the half Marathon in Mumbai in last three years. She is actively engaged with social sector and does volunteering work in the area of rural education.