KFin Technologies Limited announced the appointment of Mr. Chengalath Jayaram as an Independent Director, effective 24th May 2024. Mr. Jayaram brings with him a wealth of experience spanning over 39 years in various facets of finance and business, making him a valuable addition to KFintech's Board of Directors. Mr. Jayaram's illustrious career includes a 26-year tenure at the Kotak Group, where he played a key role in establishing and growing multiple business verticals.

His notable positions included Managing Director of Kotak Securities Limited and Joint Managing Director of Kotak Mahindra Bank. During his time at Kotak, Mr. Jayaram was instrumental in heading the Private Banking, Alternative Investments, and international operations, further solidifying his expertise in the financial sector. Before his tenure at Kotak, Mr. Jayaram gained valuable experience at Overseas Sanmar Financial Limited.

Throughout his career, he has been recognized for his strategic acumen and leadership in driving business growth and innovation. Mr. Jayaram's extensive experience also includes serving as a Director on the Board of the Multi Commodity Exchange of India Limited, AllSec Technologies Limited, and Financial Planning Standards Board India. His contributions to these organizations have been marked by a consistent focus on expanding business operations, enhancing service offerings, and fostering innovation.