World Capital Markets Symposium

Ravi Narain

Vice Chairman, National Stock Exchange of India Limited, India (NSE)

Ravi Narain is the Vice Chairman of the National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSE). He recently stepped down as the Managing Director and CEO, having co-founded the exchange and served as the CEO for 12 years. He remains on the Board of the NSE as the Vice Chairman in a non-executive capacity.

Ravi serves on the Board of the National Commodity & Derivatives Exchange Ltd., National Securities Depository Ltd and NSDL E-Governance Ltd. and the Power Exchange of India Ltd. He serves as a Global Advisor to Oliver Wyman and is associated with several NGOs. He is associated with various Committees of the Government of India, the Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI) and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

He has also worked closely with the Industrial Development Bank of India in various capacities and was a member of the core team which did the initial work for the establishment of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). 

Ravi has degrees in economics from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University and Cambridge University, UK and a degree in business administration from Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA.