She is also an independent director on the board of Foseco India Ltd., Redington India Ltd, Eternis Fine Chemicals, Euro Kids International and Sportz Village India Pvt. Ltd. She has earlier held an independent director position with Wanbury Ltd.
Prior to joining Gaja Capital she was a Partner with BMR Advisors. In her previous role as Managing Director India for Russell Reynolds Associates she specialized in assignments across sectors, leveraging her extensive human capital and consulting background to provide strategic leadership solutions for her clients. In her previous roles, she has lead consulting businesses as Country Head India for Right Management and Watson Wyatt and was responsible for building a successful brand for both firms.
Ms. Belani has previously worked with Sun Microsystems in San Francisco as a Senior HR Business Partner in charge of strategic global HR. Prior to that, she was in a senior business partner role with KPMG in the USA and was instrumental in building the India operations of Jardine Fleming. She has also worked with American Express in the early part of her career.
She did her M.B.A. from XLRI, Jamshedpur and B.A. (Hons) in Economics from Miranda House, University of Delhi. She is an ICF Accredited Executive Coach