President of The ICSI

CS Mamta Binani

  President, The ICSI


CS Mamta Binani is the President of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India for the year 2016 w.e.f. 19th  January, 2016. She is the second lady President of ICSI in its illustrious history of 47 years. 

Ms. Mamta Binani, President, ICSI is a Commerce graduate and a Fellow Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India and has also done LLB. She is a meritorious student throughout her education career. She was an All India Topper in the Intermediate Examinations of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, amongst all the Lady Candidates in India and had ranked 14th on an All India Basis. In the Final Examinations, she stood all India first in the subject 'Company Law'. She has received various medals, certificates and awards including the D.L. Majumdar's Silver Medal. She is practising as a Company Secretary for over 18 years now.

Ms. Binani is a facilitator for some very prestigious programmes conducted by the Professional Institutes of India. She is a regular and acclaimed speaker in the professional forums on subjects of academic interest including inter-personal & communication skills. She takes keen interest in delving into corporate and professional issues and is consulted on various contemporary matters by the Industry. She had been an empanelled trainer with ICICI Bank Limited, where she facilitated training in soft skills up to the chief managerial level on an All India Basis. She is associated with the financial sector, education sector and is an experienced mentor and counsellor to young professionals & students. She also serves as an Independent Director on few of the Boards.

Ms. Binani had been the Chairperson of the Eastern India Regional Council of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India in 2010. She has been the first lady to have held the position, amongst all the 3 professional Institutes, namely The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, The Institute of Cost Accountants of India and The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, in the Eastern Region. She also holds various positions in prestigious chambers of commerce, NGO’s and Professional Associations. 

She has been conferred with the "Bharat Nirman Awards" in the year 2010 for "Excellence in Professional Services" and is the first Company Secretary to have received this prestigious award. She also received the "Tejaswini Award" in the year 2010. She was conferred with the ‘Hello Kolkata’ award for exemplary work in social sector. “Wah Zindagi” has featured a telefilm on her journey which is widely viewed in YouTube. 

She writes for leading journals and magazines and contributes articles and papers in various house journals of professional institutes, on topics of varied interests. She has served as the Vice- President of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India for the year 2015.

 She believes in interdependence and co-existence & owes her accomplishments to her mother-in-law and her joint family structure.