Vijay has over 30 years of experience in the Banking and Information Technology sectors. Worked with the NIIT Group from the year 2000 until August 2012. During this period was responsible for M&A and corporate finance activities of NIIT and NIIT Technologies, and was involved in several large transactions involving acquisition and divestiture of companies, joint ventures, strategic alliances, and corporate restructuring. Prior to the year 2000, worked with the ICICI Group for over 15 years. Was involved, in various roles, with project finance and investment banking. Advised several companies across industries, in equity and debt raising, M&A and corporate structuring. His last position with the group was with ICICI Securities, as Head of Investment Banking. Since August 2012, associated, as Advisor/ Director, with companies in the BPO, Media, and Private Equity areas, besides role as consultant with NIIT Technologies.He is currently serving as an independent director on several boards. He holds a B.Tech degree from IIT Delhi and an M.B.A from FMS, University of Delhi.