Monish Dutt has been an independent Director since 2012 and is a citizen of India and a permanent resident of the United States of America. He holds an MBA with a concentration in Finance from the London Business School, London University, and a BA in Economics from the University of Delhi. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, London, England. Currently a Consultant on Emerging Markets, Mr Dutt is a seasoned investment professional who, for the 25 years preceding 2011, was employed with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group. While at IFC, he held various positions, the most recent of which was Chief Credit Officer for Global Financial Institutions & Private Equity Funds.
He was formerly the Head of IFC’s Private Equity Advisory Group; the Head of the Baltics, Central Europe, Turkey and Balkans Group; Principal Investment Officer for Asia; Senior Investment Officer for Central & Eastern Europe, and an Investment Officer for Africa, Latin America and Asia. Mr Dutt has extensive experience evaluating investment proposals in financial institutions and private equity funds globally, structuring investments, tracking global investment portfolios, and providing quality control guidance to private equity fund investments. Mr Dutt has also represented IFC on boards of investee companies. Mr Dutt serves as a Director of Sagicor Bank Jamaica Limited.