In Memoriam 1949-2017
It is with great sadness that we announce the recent passing of Mr. Narayan Menon on December 11th, 2017. In addition to serving on Mindteck's Board of Directors since 2011, Mr. Menon was Chairman of the firm's Audit Committee. Among his many contributions, his stewardship of critical financial and corporate governance initiatives will be greatly missed. Mr. Menon will be forever remembered for his wit, wisdom, and curiosity.
Narayan A. Menon was a retired Banker with nearly four decades of banking experience, spanning a wide gamut of commercial banking and investment banking activities, both in India and overseas. During his banking career, he served State Bank of India, in India and overseas, for a period of 25 years, and contributed to, and controlled, the quality and profitability of loan portfolios aggregating more than US$ 5 billion, of 14 international branches. He was also responsible for general management, team building, leadership development, tight house-keeping and profit-center responsibilities in all his assignments. He also served TAIB Bank in Bahrain for a period of 14 years as Senior Vice President-Risk Management and was responsible for enterprise-wide Risk Management for TAIB and its 8 active subsidiaries.
Mr Menon earned his Masters Degree in Business Management from IMEDE, Lausanne, Switzerland (now IMD), and a high First Class Bachelors Degree in Physics from Loyola College (now Loyola University), Madras (now Chennai).