Dipak Gupta is a whole-time director on the board of Kotak Mahindra Bank and is designated Joint Managing Director. Dipak Gupta helms numerous functions including, Internal Audit, IT including Cyber Security and Digital Initiatives. Dipak is the chairman of the Board of Directors of Kotak Investment Advisors Limited (KIAL). Dipak has played a key role in building various businesses for Kotak Mahindra Group. He was instrumental in forging the partnership between Kotak Mahindra Finance Ltd (KMFL) and Ford Credit International. He was the first CEO of the KMFL–Ford Credit joint venture, Kotak Mahindra Primus Limited. Dipak was also responsible for setting up the retail business following the conversion of KMFL into a bank.