HDFC AMC, IndiGo, Jindal Steel among 212 firms still without a woman independent director
212 companies, 52 of them among the largest 500 in India, are yet to appoint a woman independent director on their boards, as mandated by Sebi corporate governance norms
Most of the non-compliant companies are public sector enterprises, according to NSEinfobase.com, an offering of PRIME Database
Mumbai: More than 200 firms in India have failed to comply with a key initiative of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) to enhance corporate governance at listed companies. Data compiled by NSEinfobase.com showed that 212 companies have not appointed a woman as independent director by the 1 April deadline set by Sebi.