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Anand Mahindra will be IIM-Indore’s next Chairman

Updated on Thu, 03 May 2012 at 17:35 IST

Anand Mahindra, the managing director of Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) Anand Mahindra has been nominated as new chairman of Indian Institute of Management, Indore (IIM-I).

Jhunjhunwala had succeeded Bharat Forge Ltd chairman B N Kalyani as IIM-I chairman in 2007.

Appointment of new chairman is done through the ministry and the matter is further discussed in meeting of the board of governors. Subsequently, appointment is confirmed.

There are 16 members in the board of governors in the institute and 15 in the society of the institute.

 
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