CS RANJEET PANDEY
PRESIDENT, THE ICSI
A Fellow Member of the Institute of Companies Secretaries of India (ICSI) and a Law Graduate from Faculty of Law, University of Delhi, CS Ranjeet Pandey took over as the President of the ICSI in January, 2019 and is also the Secretary, Corporate Secretaries International Association Limited (CSIA). Having over 15 years of experience in the field of Corporate and Commercial Laws, he is also an Insolvency Professional, registered with the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) and an ex-officio member of the Advisory Board of Sri Aurobindo Foundation for Integral Management (SAFIM).
A member of the Primary Market Advisory Committee of SEBI, he has also been a member of the Working Committee of Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA), for streamlining working under the Companies Act, 2013. Apart from these CS Pandey is a member of the Steering Committee of National Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility (NFCSR), and Committee for Finalizing BRR format for Listed and Unlisted entities and has also contributed on the High Level Committee on Corporate Social Responsibility of MCA.
His journey to the Chair began from the Regional Council of NIRC of ICSI wherein he served as a member for two consecutive terms i.e., 2007-10 and 2011-14. It was during his able Chairmanship that NIRC received the Best Regional Council Award in 2011. Setting benchmarks and achieving feats he was further elected to the Central Council of ICSI for the term 2015-18 and re-elected for the period 2019-22. During his first term, his membership in Boards like the Secretarial Standards Board (SSB) and designation as Chairman at various Committees including the Golden Jubilee Organizing Committee evidently proves his leadership skills as well as his knack for not just corporate laws but allied arenas as well. The role played by him in carving the ICSI Vision 2022 too has been well acclaimed.
A firm believer in the significance of quality education and continuous training & skill upgradation and above all right amount of motivation in the effective and efficient dispensing with responsibilities by professionals, CS Pandey is a regular speaker at various national and international academic, industry and media forums.
A prominent advisor in the areas of Corporate Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy, Compliances & Due-diligence, CS Ranjeet Pandey feels immensely proud of the role played by Governance Professionals in shaping the corporate culture and that of the Institute in transforming the Indian business arena.