Call Us Now: +912235624783 | Contact Us |

Alok Perti

Independent Director

Mr. Alok Perti a 1977 batch IAS from the Assam- Meghalaya cadre holds a bachelor degree in science and a masters degree in Physics from the University of Allahabad. Mr. Perti has also completed a Master's course in Social Planning and Policy in Developing Countries from the London School of Economics, United Kingdom. Mr. Perti has served in various capacities with the State Government of Assam & the Central Government. He was with the state secretariat with the Government of Assam where he worked in various departments including that of departments of Health and Family Welfare, Public Enterprises, Panchayat and Rural Development, Fisheries, Science and Technology, Food and Civil Supplies, Transport, Higher Education and Relief and Rehabilitation. As part of the Central Government, Mr. Perti has worked in many capacities including that of Undersecretary, Deputy secretary, Director and Joint secretary in the Ministry of Health, Government of India. He has also served as a joint secretary in the Department of Defense Production, Ministry of Defense prior to joining the Ministry of Coal where he served as the Additional secretary, Special secretary & Secretary. Over the years, Mr. Perti has been part of many boards including that of Bharat Dynamics Ltd, Mazagon Docks Ltd, Goa Shipyards Ltd, Garden Reach Shipbuilding Engineers Ltd, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd, Bharat Electronics Ltd, Coal India Ltd and Neyvelli Lignite Corporation Ltd.

Malay Mukherjee

Independent Director

He has over 40 years of experience in the field of Banking and NBFC including Venture Funding, Factoring and Broking. He was the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of IFCI Limited and was responsible for the growth and development of the business of IFCI. He has also served as a Chairman on the board of various IFCI group companies including IFCI Factors Ltd, IFCI Infrastructure Development Ltd, Tourism Finance Corporation of India Ltd, IFCI Financial Services Limited, IFCI Venture Capital Funds Limited and Stock Holding Corporation of India Ltd. In his role as an Executive Director at the Central Bank of India, he has managed portfolios such as Credit, HR, General Administration, IT, Corporate Communications, Publicity, Marketing, Client coverage and New Initiatives. Mr Mukherjee also serves on the board of Nabil Bank, Nepal, Dilip Buildcon Limited while at the same time consults with the Asian Development Bank as well.

Vikas Balia

Independent Director

A lawyer and rank holding chartered accountant with a passion for sustainable living ideas and a wide exposure to several areas of law, finance, management and policy making. As a man who likes to live between different worlds and who has a deep empathy for different perspectives, he brings a unique perspective to his core professional work as an arguing counsel or when structuring a deal. Finding solutions and resolving stalemates in court and outside of it, he has experienced human ailings and faults very closely. Vikas wears many hats - of a lawyer, an investor and an academician

As a lawyer, he founded Legalsphere, a full service law & consulting firm and appears as a counsel before courts as well. As an investor, he is invested in the distressed asset industry, affordable housing and knowledge process outsourcing. He sits on the board of Edelweiss Asset Reconstruction Company, India's largest ARC and Hindalco Ltd., world's largest aluminium rolling company. He also mentors a few start-ups.

As an academician, his Ph.D has been in the area of securitisation and lectures on issues which sit at the confluence of his various areas of work. He founded the Desert Leaf Foundation with his sister and a close friend to undertake projects of lasting value and dedicated to reviving the cultural and social landscape of Jodhpur and surrounding areas. At the forefront of this endeavour has been a not-for-profit tennis academy and Kitaabo, one of the world's largest children's literature festivals. He is also a founder trustee of Udbhav (a trust for the benefit of children diagnosed with cancer ) and the Jodhpur initiative ( a trust which acts as a think tank for the development for the city of jodhpur) He believes that a good story heals all wounds, a good story brings new life. A good story is the best teacher.

Vikash Khandelwal

Chief Executive Officer

He is a Chartered Accountant and a Cost Accountant, a leader and a strategist with a successful track record of building and scaling up businesses, structuring and implementing solutions with focus on bottom line, process efficiency and cost optimization. He has over two decades of experience in leading various financial services businesses which include Insurance, Equities, Commodities, Wealth Management, Lending & Distribution. Vikash has been involved in his endeavour to introduce the concept of sureties in India for the last 3 years and has also led the advocacy efforts towards surety guarantees being approved as an accepted security for infrastructure projects.

Pankaj Bhansali

Chief Business Officer & COO

A Chartered Accountant with over 20 years of experience in managing and running businesses. He has an extensive background of establishing and reorganizing businesses including turning them around. In his current capacity as Director & CEO for Arth Capital Advisors Pvt. Ltd he advises corporates and couple of new age banks in various capacities. He is on the board of Subhadra Local Area Bank Limited as an independent director serving as a member of various committees for risk, business development, remuneration & audit at the bank. Pankaj has also advised another co-operative bank in the reorganizing of its compliance and engagement with the Reserve Bank of India.