Chief Economist, Aditya Birla Group
Ajit Ranade is the Chief Economist, Aditya Birla Group, an Indian multinational conglomerate operating in 40 countries with more than 120,000 employees worldwide. He also served as Chief Economist at ABN AMRO Bank. He is a member of the National Executive Committee of FICCI and Economic Policy Council of CII. He chairs the Research Advisory Panel of the Indian Institute of Banking and Finance. A distinguished alumnus, he is also a member of the Board of Governors of the of Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.