From launching Kotak Mahindra Finance Ltd. in 1985 to becoming one of the country’s most trusted financial institutions today, it’s been quite a journey.
Here are some of the biggest milestones we've crossed along the way.
Our Group Management Council comprises some of the most prominent leaders in the world of finance. It is responsible for driving and overseeing Kotak Mahindra Group’s growth charter.
Managing Director & CEO, Kotak Mahindra Bank
Uday Kotak, Founder and Managing Director & CEO of Kotak Mahindra Bank has led the group in a broad range of financial services for over 35 years. Uday believes that the true measure of performance is sustainable value creation. The Group’s vision for equitable prosperity extends beyond financial services. The Group via Kotak Education Foundation works with some of India’s most economically underprivileged communities, attempting to alleviate poverty through education and livelihood programmes.
Joint Managing Director
Dipak Gupta is a whole-time director on the board of Kotak Mahindra Bank and is designated Joint Managing Director. Dipak Gupta helms numerous functions including, Internal Audit, IT including Cyber Security and Digital Initiatives. Dipak is the chairman of the Board of Directors of Kotak Investment Advisors Limited (KIAL). Dipak has played a key role in building various businesses for Kotak Mahindra Group. He was instrumental in forging the partnership between Kotak Mahindra Finance Ltd (KMFL) and Ford Credit International. He was the first CEO of the KMFL–Ford Credit joint venture, Kotak Mahindra Primus Limited. Dipak was also responsible for setting up the retail business following the conversion of KMFL into a bank.
Established Kotak Capital Management Finance Ltd focused on Bill Discounting.
Kotak Mahindra Finance Ltd. becomes India’s first non-banking finance company to convert into a commercial bank.
Merger of ING Vysya Bank with Kotak Mahindra Bank.
Launch of 811 - India’s unique full-service digital banking ecosystem.