Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, CRISIL, S&P Global
Ashu Suyash is Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of CRISIL, India’s leading provider of ratings, research, analytics, and solutions with a robust track record of growth and innovation and a global footprint. CRISIL is majority owned by S&P Global Inc.
Ms. Suyash oversees all of CRISIL’s domestic and global businesses and leads CRISIL’s efforts to deliver high-quality analyses, opinions and solutions to its rich and diversified client base, which ranges from small enterprises to large corporations, investors, financial institutions, governments and policymakers based in India and around the world.
Ms. Suyash has more than 26 years of experience in the financial services sector. Prior to joining CRISIL in June 2015, she served as the Chief Executive Officer of L&T Investment Management Limited. Before joining L&T Investment Management, she was Managing Director & Country Head of Fidelity’s Indian asset management business. Earlier, she was the Head of Strategy and Business Development at Citibank India. Her career at Citibank spanned over 15 years during which she held several key positions across the Consumer, Corporate and Investment Bank. Over the years, Ms. Suyash has been recognized amongst the Top 50 Women in business in India and in Asia several times by various publications.
Ms. Suyash has a keen interest in the education sector and is associated with the Board of Studies at NMIMS, with N.M College and is on the advisory boards of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment and Aseema Charitable Trust, an NGO with a mission to provide education to the underprivileged children.
Ms. Suyash is a commerce graduate from Mumbai University (N.M. College) and a Chartered Accountant.