Indian-American Ajaypal Singh Banga appointed as the Member of Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations (ACTPN) on 5th February 2015.
His appointment was announced by the US President Barack Obama. Presently, Banga is President and CEO of MasterCard since 2009.
About Ajaypal Singh Banga
Ajay Banga did his graduation from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University and MBA from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad.
Banga’s career started at Nestle India where he served in various sales and management roles from 1981 to 1994.
He served as Director for Marketing and Business Development at PepsiCo Restaurants International India from 1994 to 1996.
Currently, he is also the Chairman of the US-India Business Council (USIBC) representing more than 300 of the largest global companies investing in India.
Banga is also a member of Board of Directors of The Dow Chemical Company, Member of the Council on Foreign Relations and Member of International Business Council of the World Economic Forum.