According to the Companies Act, 2013, “A public company shall have a minimum of 3 directors. There shall be at least 2 directors in a private company and one director in a one person company. Also the maximum number of directors has been fixed at 15”. The Articles of Association may stipulate the minimum and maximum number of directors in the company.
If the company wants, by passing a special resolution, it can appoint more than 15 directors. any person holding office of Director after the commencement of this Act; He shall not hold more than 20 companies including the post of Alternate Director.