As the Group Chief Executive Officer of Religare Enterprises Limited, Shachindra leads the entire integrated financial services business of the Religare Group. Religare’s financial services bouquet spans across Non-Banking Finance, Retail Broking, Health Insurance, Mutual Fund, Global Capital Markets, Investment Banking and Global Asset Management.
As one of the key founding team members at Religare, Shachindra has been a core pillar of Religare’s successful growth journey in the last 15 years. He joined Religare in the year 2000.
Under his leadership, Religare has grown from a mono line broking led business to a diversified financial services major. Some of his marquee achievements include successfully leading the IPO process for Religare in 2007, considered to be one of the most successful IPO’s in India, establishing new businesses and stitching together successful joint ventures and partnerships for the Group and raising funds through multiple private equity transactions.
Under Shachindra’s guidance, Religare has transitioned into a performance orientated, bottom line focused organization and has successfully evolved from an investment phase company to a growth oriented company, ready to capture growth opportunities on a self-sustaining basis.
Shachindra is a qualified lawyer and is a University Rank holder from the Benares Hindu University. A great motivator and leader, when not at work he loves to read, contribute to columns, travel and spend time with his family.
Mr. Anil Saxena as the Group Chief Finance Officer, Religare Enterprises Limited, plays a crucial role in supervising the operations of Group Treasury, Finance, Accounts and Risk functions for the organization. He has been with Religare for more than 15 years and has played a key role in the Group's evolution from a mono-line broking business to a diversified financial services platform. He has over 25 years of post-qualification experience in the financial services industry. Prior to Joining Religare, he has been associated with industry leaders such as Kotak Securities etc. He received a Bachelor's degree in Commerce from the University of Delhi. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India as well as the Institute of the Cost Accountants of India.
In his capacity as MD & CEO, Mr. Anuj Gulati was responsible for setting up this business and is consistently working towards making Religare as one the dominant players in the Indian Health Insurance industry. He has been with Religare for more than 6 years now and prior to that was with ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company Limited, as the Director for Services and Business Development. Previously, he has also been an entrepreneur and started his career as a financial analyst with Procter & Gamble India Ltd.
Mr. Gautam Trivedi has over 20 years of experience in the financial services and capital markets domain. In his current role as the CEO, Religare Capital Markets (India), he oversees institutional equity sales, research and investment banking. Prior to his role at Religare he was associated with Goldman Sachs for more than 7 years. He was MD and Head of Sales in India and a member of the Board of Directors of Goldman Sachs India Private Limited. He had also served as Executive Director, Asian Equity Sales in Hong Kong. Prior to Goldman Sachs, he was Vice President, Corporate Finance for Reliance Industries in Mumbai. Gautam has also worked with large global financial services organizations such as Merrill Lynch, CLSA and Jardine Fleming.
Mr. Kavi Arora manages the Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) focused commercial lending business of our NBFC, Religare Finvest Limted. With a commitment to helping realize the dreams of India's entrepreneurs he spearheads the company's vision of partnering with their clients as they grow to new heights.With over 20 years of diverse experience in Banking and Financial Services, Kavi has worked with organizations such as ABN AMRO Bank, GE Capital, Citifinancial and 20th Century Finance, prior to joining Religare.
As the MD & CEO of Religare Securities Limited, Mr. Nitin Jain oversees the entire retail Capital Markets and Commodities businesses. He has been associated with the Religare group for more than 11 years. Prior to his current role, he was the President & Chief Operating Officer for Religare Health Insurance responsible for driving sales, distribution, business development and marketing. Previously he also headed Religare’s Personal Financial Services(PFS) and Portfolio Management(PMS) businesses. Before joining Religare, Nitin also worked in the corporate treasury functions of various large organizations both in India and overseas. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 20 years of multi-faceted experience.
Mr. Sutha Kandiah is Chief Executive Officer of RCM’s International business. Previously, he was at UBS Investment Bank and was the Co-Head for Equity Capital Markets – Asia, Co-Head for Equity Capital Markets – Japan and Head of Singapore / Malaysia Investment Banking. He has over 18 years of industry experience and has lived and worked in Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Sydney.