Advisory Board

Brand-minded

Ramesh Raizada

  • Experience of thirty years in Capital Markets.
  • Worked as Group CEO & MD of Systematix Corporate Services, focussing on all aspects of financial intermediation/ advisory viz.
  • M&A, Corporate advisory, PE facilitation, Venture Capital, institutional broking are some of the key assignments overviewed by him
  • Formerly worked as CIO of Gujarat Fluorochemicals, Investment advisor to H.B Group of companies, Director Investments at Taurus MF, CIO of IL&FS Asset Management, Dpy. General Manager at UTI overviewing secondary market operations.
  • Mr Raizada is a Chartered Accountant,Participated in various advanced management programmes conducted by INSEAD, Paris and New York Institute of Finance
Brand-minded

Mr. Udayan Bose

  • Mr. Bose is the Chairman of Apical Capital Advisors
  • Founder of Lazard India and served as the Managing Director of Lazard U.K. & USA
  • Mr. Bose is the pioneer of M&A in India with over 35 years of domestic and international experience in banking, corporate finance, project finance, and restructuring.
  • Has handled several marquee domestic and cross-border transactions in Asia and has advised the Indian Government on privatization across industries
  • Has been on the board of numerous prominent Companies in India including Thomas Cook, JK Paper, Reliance Capital, Prabhat Dairy etc
Brand-minded

Mr. S.S. Kohli

  • Over 40 years of experience as a banker having held positions of CMD of Punjab & Sind Bank, PNB, SIDBI, Indian Banks’ Association
  • Was also the Founding Chairman of India Infrastructure Finance Company (IIFCL). Under his stint, IIFCL achieved one of the highest level of financial sanction provided by any financial intermediary in the country to infrastructure
  • Mr. Kohli has been a recipient of many awards including being ranked 22nd in the list of India’s best CEO’s over 1995-2011 by Harvard Business Review
  • Currently on the boards of IDFC, PTC, IL&FS Financial Services, Reliance Infra, SICOM, SME Rating Agency of India Ltd
Brand-minded

Dr. S.A. Dave

  • Founder Chairman of SEBI, Ex-Chairman Unit Trust of India
  • Dr. Dave has been on the boards of many prominent Companies such as LIC, GIC, CRISIL, Tata Steel. He has also served on the board of IDBI, where he was the Executive Director between 1978-88
  • Currently Chairman of CMIE and Director on the boards of many reputed companies such as HDFC Ltd.
  • Dr. Dave was closely associated with liberalization and reforms in the financial sector having been a member of several government Committees on reforms in Stock market, Insurance sector, Mutual Funds and pension sector
  • Dr. Dave holds a Doctorate in Economics & MS (Economics), University of Rochester
Brand-minded

Dr. Sunil Anand

  • Dr. Anand received his MBBS and MD (Medicine) in India’s prestigious Armed Forces Medical College, Pune. Later, he went to UK where he received a Diploma in Anaesthesia from the Royal College of Surgeons, UK.
  • Dr. Anand is a well regarded faculty in ventilation techniques at Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine; Governor for India for AARC for 8 years; Advisory Board for Symbiosis University, Pune.
  • Dr. Anand advises us on the Healthcare sector, particularly on Hospitals and Medical equipments/ consumable
Brand-minded

Mr. Biplab Majumdar

  • Ex Vice Chairman and MD of ABB India
  • Has more than 43 years of experience in Chemical Process Industries, of which almost 30 years he has spent in ABB, in various positions in Automation & Power Generation Segments
  • Mr. Majumder is a member of National, Regional and Karnataka State Council of CII.
  • Mr. Majumder holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Chemical Technology from REC, Durgapur