Lizzie Chapman joins IndiaMART, becomes first woman director on board

ET Retail

She would be responsible for strategic inputs and direction to propel the growth and development of the company.

Lizzie Chapman, executive director of DBS Digital Bank, has become the first woman to be appointed as the director on board in IndiaMART, the online marketplace for SME players. She would be responsible for strategic inputs and direction to propel the growth and development of the company.

Being actively involved in startup landscape, Lizzie also serves as an advisor to a number of companies including SME finance provider Capital Float.

Lizzie started her career at Goldman Sachs in equity research and asset management. She moved to Mumbai in 2011 to start the Indian operations of Wonga.com. She has also been a founding member of the direct private investment team at The Wellcome Trust.

IndiaMART’s board now consists of the following six Directors – Dinesh Agarwal (Founder & CEO, IndiaMART), Brijesh Agrawal (Co-Founder & Director, IndiaMART), M.K. Chouhan (MD, Mahendra & Ardneham Consulting (P) Ltd.), Rajesh Sawhney (Founder, Super Angels of India), Dhruv Prakash (Former Managing Director (India) – Leadership and Talent Consulting, Korn/ Ferry International) and Lizzie Chapman (Executive Director, DBS Digital Bank).

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