Roshini Bakshi has been an Independent Director at Persistent Systems since July 2014.

Roshini holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Delhi University and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

Roshini has an impressive track record in consumer industries, setting strategy for creative consumer-driven services and improving operational effectiveness to create greater financial returns. She has also worked across diverse sectors including financial services and information technology. She was voted one of the Top 50 Powerful Women Managers in India by Impact Awards in 2014.

Roshini is the Managing Director (Private Equity) at Everstone Capital Asia Pte., based in Singapore and India. She was the Vice President and Managing Director for the Walt Disney Company’s consumer business for South Asia, where she was responsible for setting up and growing the business to more than USD 200 Million in revenue. Some of her earlier positions were with Unilever, American Express, Mattel and Polaris, where she led marketing and business roles.

Roshini supports St. Jude India Child Care Centers, where she manages communications, and is a mentor with Endeavor in Indonesia.

Roshini is married to Hemant and they have two sons.