Managing Director & CEO, Bombay Stock Exchange
Madhu Kannan previously worked as Managing Director at the Corporate Strategy Group of Bank of America-Merrill Lynch. He joined Merrill Lynch in March 2008 as Managing Director (Strategy and Business Development). In this role, he focused on the development and execution of key strategic initiatives for Merrill Lynch in the emerging markets of Asia, the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) region and the Global Sovereign Wealth Funds Group.
Prior to that, Mr Kannan was Senior Vice President at NYSE Euronext. During his stint at NYSE Euronext, he served in various senior roles across a range of businesses, including Vice President, Corporate Client Group, Head of International Listings (Asia Pacific region), and Managing Director, International Strategy and Business Development of the Exchange.
He earned his undergraduate degree B.E. (Hons) in Electrical and Electronics, M.Sc (Hons), in Economics from BITS, Pilani, India and an MBA in Finance from Vanderbilt University in the US.
Mr Kannan was nominated as a Young Global Leader in 2007 by the World Economic Forum.