Mr. Piyush G. Mankad (68) did his graduation with a Masters Degree from St. Stephen's
College, Delhi University and a post-graduate Diploma in Development Studies from
Cambridge University, U.K.
Mr. Mankad is a retired IAS Officer with a distinguished career of nearly 40 years
in the Civil Service. He has held a number of important official positions including
Counsellor (Economic) in the Indian Embassy, Tokyo; Controller of Capital Issues,
Ministry of Finance; and Finance Secretary, Government of India. He was the Executive
Director for India (and four other countries) and Board Member for the Asian Development
Bank, Manila until July, 2004.