Ms. Priyamvada Balaji is a full-time Director at Lucas Indian Service (LIS) Ltd, Chennai. She is also on the board of Lucas TVS Ltd. She is a member of Tamil Nadu State Council of Confederation of Indian Industry. She has experience in international bond ratings as well. During her eight years of experience in credit ratings, she covered a wide range of sectors including autos, metals and mining and manufacturing. Prior to this, she had around three years of experience in commercial and investment banking. Ms. Balaji has a post-graduate diploma in management from IIM Ahmedabad (2000), and has a Bach. degree in economics from Stella Maris, Chennai, where she was an academic silver medallist.