Luis is the Chairman of Centre for Civil Society and, Founder and Chairman of Indian School of Public Policy. He was the former Chairman, IDFC Private Equity and founded IDFC Private Equity in 2002. He was earlier a senior member of the start-up team at HDFC Bank. He is Senior Advisor, Morgan Stanley Infrastructure and Chairman, ManipalCigna Healthcare Insurance and is involved with various non-profits related to capacity building. Luis got his MBA from Chicago Booth, where he was influenced by Chicago School economists George Stigler, Gary Becker and Gene Fama.