Srei Bnp Paribas Management Team


Devendra Kumar Vyas, Chief Executive Officer

He is a Bachelor of Commerce form Ajmer University and a qualified Chartered Accountant. He spearheads Srei BNP Paribas and has been associated with the company for over a decade. Before joining Srei, he was one of the partners of the G.P. Agarwal and Company.

Prakash Chand Patni, Head - Resource Mobilisation (Domestic)

He is a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Rajasthan and a qualified Chartered Accountant. He has over 25 years of rich exposure in Fund Management, Financial Forecasting, Budgeting, Statutory / Internal Audit, Public Issues, and liaising with financial institutions and banks. Before joining Srei, he was associated with Dalhousie Jute Company and Aketa Limited.

C R Sudarshanam, Chief Financial Officer

He is a qualified ACA, CWA and a Fellow Member of the CIMA. He has 32 years of rich experience in financial control and operations as senior auditor and chief accountant in leading financial entities. He was responsible for merging the accounting and financial records of BNP Paribas and Srei and has been a key resource in the JV between the two organizations.

Sundar Raj Vijaynagar, Chief Technology Officer

He is a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from the University of Mysore, holds a Masters degree in Technology from IIT Bombay and an MBA in Operations Management from the University of Bombay. He has over 25 years of experience, and has been associated with corporate giants like Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing Co. Ltd., Godrej Infotech & Mukand Kalyani Steels, among others. Prior to joining Srei, he worked with Deccan Express Logistics Ltd. as Chief Business Analyst.

Debnil Chakravarty, Business Head - East and South Zone

He is a Bachelor of Arts from the Banaras Hindu University, a Chartered Financial Analyst from ICFAI, Hyderabad and a PGDBA (Marketing & Finance) from ICFAI Business School, Kolkata. He has over 16 years of experience and has also been associated with ICICI Bank in Sales, Risk and Policy roles.

V V Ramana, Business Head - North, Central and East Zone

He is a Chartered Financial Analyst from ICFAI, Hyderabad and a PGDBA from ICFAI Business School. He has over 17 years of experience and has worked with GE Capital. Apart from domain expertise, he specialises in Operating Leases & Structuring and has introduced finance of technology solutions in the organization.

Raja Singh, Head – Marketing

He is a MBA from Pune University and a qualified Chartered Accountant having rich experience in Wholesale and Retail Finance, Risk Management, Key Account Management & Business Development. He looks after marketing activities which include new product development, market intelligence and building strong relationships with manufacturers. Before joining Srei, he was associated with Kotak Mahindra, Volvo India, Lloyds Finance and Gujarat Lease Finance.

Debashis Ghosh , Chief - Internal Audit

He is a Fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India & member of Institute of Internal Auditors, USA. He has more than 25 years of rich experience in Industry & Big Four Audit Firm in Finance, Auditing, Risk and Control assurance, Systems implementation and Business Process re-engineering.
He has vast experience in Assurance Functions in Financial Services, Infrastructure and Telecom Industry. He has successfully Implemented Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) and Risk Management Framework in three major Corporates. He has also lead implementation of ISO certification and undertaken 'Six Sigma' projects in his previous assignments. On the technology front, He has successfully implemented Audit Management Tool 'Pentana', Control Self Assessment Software & BPM Tool 'ARIS' in previous companies.
Prior to joining Srei, he was working as Chief Internal Audit & Processes Officer in a telecom tower company. He was responsible for Internal assurance, Risk control and Process excellence of the Company. Prior to that he was the Audit Head of Quippo Group and subsequently handled the role of Group Finance Controller of Quippo. He has also served in prestigious organizations like Punj Lloyd, Tata Motor Finance, Usha Martin, PwC and Deloitte in his long professional career.

Mr. Rajesh Jain , Head – Human Resource

With his 21 years of experience in businesses and functions across diverse sectors such as Energy, Power and Document technology and Services, Rajesh as Head of Corporate HR, at Srei, is enabling the organization in preparing itself to meet future business goals vis-a-vis organizational capability.

An MBA (HR) from ICFAI and B.E. (Hons.) in Electronics and Telecommunication from Government Engineering College, Ujjain, he has rich corporate experience in HR functions that include Compensation and Benefits, PMS, Workforce Planning, HR Information system, People Policies, Global Mobility and Recruitment. He is also an experienced examiner of Malcolm Baldridge Business Excellence Model, a Six Sigma Trainer and a certified trainer of Lominger Competency Model.

Prior to joining Srei, he has worked with organizations like Suzlon Energy, Eaton and Xerox, India. At Suzlon Energy he was the General Manager - Corporate HR and DGM, Strategy and Planning, spearheading various key global and strategic projects on HR, finance & supply chain. He headed the HR and Quality function of Eaton Corporation's Electrical Division in India, New Delhi. In his role as Head, Regional Service Operations at Xerox, India, he was responsible for service Sales, net margins, customer /employee and dealer satisfaction for Chandigarh region.