D S Brar, Director, joined the Board of Mphasis in April 2004. Brar is a B.E. (Electrical) from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala; and a Masters in Management from Faculty of Management Studies, University of Delhi (Gold Medalist - 1974). He started his career with Associated Cement Companies (ACC) and later joined Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited where he rose to the position of CEO and Managing Director.
Currently, he is a promoter of GVK Bio Sciences Private Limited, Inogent Laboratories Private Limited and Davix Management Services Private Limited. He is also on the board of Maruti Udyog Limited, Moksha8, Wokhardt Limited, Gland Pharma Limited and Mountain Trail Foods Private Limited apart from being Special Advisor to KKR and to the board of Adamas Pharmaceuticals and a Member of the Board of Governors of the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow.
Mr. Brar was Director of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) during 2000-2007.