Srei Equipment Finance Ltd BNP Paribas has a strong team of managers who have contributed to the progress of organisation.
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.
Shiv Kumar, Head – Operations
He has done his PGDBA from the IIMS, Kolkata and holds a degree from Institute of Cost & Work Accountants of India. He has over 20 years of diversified experience in Marketing & Business Development, Strategic Planning, Project Planning & Implementation, Product Launching, Capital Structuring and Fund Raising. He looks after Operations which include CSQA, Insurance, Receivable Management and the back office of Treasury Operations, as also providing support in Software Implementation. Before joining Srei he was associated with United Finance CO SAOG, Oman for more than 10 years.
J K Dwivedi, Head – Human Resources
He is a science graduate and a qualified Chartered Accountant. He has more than 32 years of experience in Project Funding, Risk Management, Financial Planning and Receivables Management. He has been working with Srei for more than 7 years. He has rich experience in the field of financial management including asset finance, project finance, merchant banking, marketing and selling, credit, appraisal, recovery, training and skill development. Prior to joining Srei, he has been associated with Magma Leasing, Uniworth Group and TISCO.
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.