Grace Koshie was the secretary to the central board of the Reserve Bank of India for over eight years. A career central banker for nearly 37 years, she was also closely involved with RBI’s first Strategic Plan in the early 1990s. After leaving the RBI at end of 2012, she was a speaker at the central banking seminars for a number of years. She is currently an independent non-executive director on the board of a private bank and two other Indian corporates. She is also closely involved with the work of a not-for-profit international development organisation and is the non-executive vice-chair of their Indian board.