Group President & CEO of DNV GL Group, Dr Henrik O Madsen, joins the Governing Council of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI). Dr Madsen also sits on the GLTE leadership board with responsibility for overseeing the partnership’s work on climate adaptation.
The other members of the Governing Council are Prof B V Sreekantan, Honorary Visiting Professor, Culture, Cognition & Consciousness Unit, National Institute of Advanced Studies, Indian Institute of Science Campus, Bangalore, Mr Deepak S Parekh, Chairman, Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd, Ms Naina Lal Kidwai, Group General Manager and Country Head, India, & Executive Director, The Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC), Dr Shailesh Nayak, Secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Government of India, Dr Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Chairman & Managing Director, Biocon Limited, Mr Hemendra Kothari, Chairman, DSP BlackRock Investment Managers Private Limited, Dr (Mrs) Wakako Hironaka, former Vice Chair of the Democratic Party of Japan and Dr R K Pachauri, Director-General, TERI.
“It is a privilege to join TERI’s Governing Council. I firmly believe in the efforts of TERI to address sustainability issues globally. Leaders in all sectors – be it business, politics, academia or NGOs – have one common responsibility: to build resilient and sustainable societies. TERI is a front-runner in this respect and I look forward to contributing to its important work to spearhead the transition towards a safe, equitable and sustainable future,” said Dr Madsen.