Hinduja Group appoints Paul Abraham as the President of Hinduja Foundation
Hinduja Group appoints Paul Abraham as the President of the Hinduja Foundation. As the President of the inspiration, Paul is going to be in charge of driving the philanthropic activities of the Hinduja Group.
Paul has joined the Hinduja Foundation from IndusInd Bank, where he was the Chief Operating Officer (COO) for over 11 years duration. He has over 37 years of experience within the Banking and Financial sector. He joined ABN AMRO Bank N.V. in January 1993 and was related to the Bank in various capacities, both in India and overseas. Before joining IndusInd Bank in 2008, Paul held the position of director, ABN AMRO Central Enterprise Services (ACES). He started his career in 1982 with ANZ Grindlays Bank (now Standard Chartered Bank). Paul also mentors companies within the start-up space within the sectors of Fintech and FMCG.
Though Paul has been a career Banker he’s a philanthropist at the bottom. A rare combination of monetary acumen, passion for history plus ecology and a compassionate heart, he has diverse interests. Commenting on his new role at Hinduja Foundation, Paul said “I am excited to hitch Hinduja Foundation and appearance forward to working closely with the team. Philanthropy has been a core value of the group and to be ready to contribute and add value within the goal and vision of our Founder may be a huge opportunity. I’m confident that we shall together conquer many peaks going forward.”
He’s a devotee of the visual arts and India’s cultural heritage. he’s also a numismatist. He has been a lively wild lifer and has been involved in the conservation of India’s natural heritage over a few years. He supports many causes within the field of education, nature conservation and therefore the arts in his personal capacity.
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