Mr. Ishaat Hussain is on the Board of Directors at Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Co. Ltd., Speech & Software Technologies (I) Pvt Ltd., Tata AIG General Insurance Co. Ltd., Tata Capital Financial Services Ltd., Tata Capital Ltd., Tata Trustee Co. Pvt Ltd., Tata, Inc., TRL Krosaki Refractories Ltd., Pratham Pune Education Foundation and The Marg Foundation. Mr. Hussain was previously employed as Non-Independent Non-Executive Director by Tata Consultancy Services Ltd., a Trustee by India Foundation for the Arts, Independent Non-Executive Director by The Bombay Burmah Trading Corp. Ltd., Public Interest Director by BSE Ltd., Non-Executive Director by CMC Ltd., Non-Independent Non-Executive Director by Tata Steel Ltd., Chairman by Voltas Ltd., Non-Independent Non-Executive Director by Titan Co. Ltd., and Non-Executive Director by Tata Sons Ltd.
He also served on the board at Tata Sons Ltd., Indian Tube Co., ATC Telecom Infrastructure Pvt Ltd., Corus Group Plc, Go Airlines (India) Ltd., Videsh Sanchar Nigam Ltd., Tata Industries Ltd. and Tata Teleservices Ltd.
He finished his schooling from The Doon School in 1963 and joined St. Stephens College Delhi to seek graduation in Economics. Ishaat Hussain is a chartered accountant from England and Wales, likewise went to the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School.