The ICC Chair, his immediate predecessor and the Vice-Chairs form the Chairmanship, all serving two-year terms.
The Secretary General heads the International Secretariat in Paris to carry out ICC’s work programme.
Ajay Banga was elected Chair of ICC on 23 June 2020. Ajay Banga is Vice-Chair of General Atlantic and former chief executive officer and member of Mastercard’s board of directors. Prior to Mastercard, Mr Banga served as Chief Executive Officer of Citigroup Asia Pacific, and served as a member of President Obama’s Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity and a past member of the US President’s Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations. He is also a member of the board of overseers of the Weill Cornell Medical College, and a director of Dow Inc. and member of its compensation and governance committees.