Parvatheesam Kanchinadham (PK) is currently the Company Secretary and Compliance Officer of Tata Steel Limited. As the Company Secretary, PK’s most significant responsibilities include managing all Board procedures and ensuring that the Members of the Board are ably equipped with resources to discharge their fiduciary duties and corporate governance practices. He ensures that the company complies with all applicable corporate legislations. He is also the focal point for communication with the corporate regulatory authorities, Board, Senior Management and the investors.
Prior to joining Tata Steel, PK served as the Company Secretary and Chief Risk & Compliance Officer of Infosys.
PK has over 15 years of experience in the areas of governance, risk and compliance. He serves as the Member of the Conference Board South East Asia Council on Risk and Compliance, CII National Committee on Regulatory Affairs and CII Integrated Reporting Lab. He is also a Member of the Secretarial Standards Board of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.
PK is a Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India, holds a Bachelors of Commerce (Honours) degree from Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning, Bachelors of Laws degree from Bangalore University, Master of Business Laws degree from the National Law School of India University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.