Ireena Vittal is among India’s most respected consultant and advisor. She was a partner with McKinsey & Co for 16 years. She is now an independent director on several boards including Wipro, HDFC, Godrej Consumer, Diageo plc and Compass Plc. She is also on the boards of several non-profits including Vidhi, Path, Educate Girls, Janagraha and WaterAid and works with the government in India on issues related to agriculture and urban development. Prior to McKinsey, Vittal worked at MaxTouch and Nestle. She is an alumna of the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.