Shirish Moreshwar Apte has been appointed as vice-chairman of Fortis Healthcare, the company said in recently.
The board of directors of the company has approved the appointment of Apte as an additional director designated as vice-chairman under the category of ‘non-executive non-independent director’ with immediate effect, Fortis Healthcare said in a filing to the BSE.
“He will hold the office up to the ensuing annual general meeting and will be regularised, subject to the approval of the shareholders,” it added.
Apte was appointed to the board of IHH Healthcare Berhad in September 2014, Fortis Healthcare said.
He currently serves on several boards of directors including Commonwealth Bank of Australia, the Supervisory Board of Bank Handlowy, Poland and Fullerton India Credit Company Ltd, it added. Prior to his retirement from Citigroup in 2014 as chairman of Asia Pacific Banking, Apte had built up 32-year career with Citibank/Citigroup, Fortis Healthcare said.