Sanjiv Bajaj, (born on 02 November 1969), is a Non-Executive Chairman of our Company. He has B.E. (Mech), first class with distinction from the University of Pune, M.Sc (Manufacturing Systems Engg) with distinction from the University of Warwick, UK and MBA from Harvard Business School, USA. Read more
His major directorships are as under:
Rajeev Jain, (born on 06 September 1970), is the Vice Chairman and former Managing Director of our Company. At Bajaj Finance Rajeev has charted an ambitious growth path for the company. The company is at an inflexion point and owes its exponential growth from a captive finance company to a most diversified non-bank in India today Read more
The cumulative experience at GE, American Express and AIG has helped him change the course of the company and put it on a high growth path. Rajeev was earlier with American International Group as a Deputy CEO of its Consumer Finance business. At AIG, he was responsible for building the strategic framework for AIG Consumer business entry in India, created a holding company and acquired two non-banking finance companies to establish a base for AIG in the Indian market.
Before that, he was with American Express where he spent more than eight years. During this period he did various roles across various products like credit cards, personal and business loans etc. At the time of leaving American Express, he was the Head of Personal and Small Business Lending in India. Rajeev is a Management graduate from T A Pai Management Institute, Manipal with a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce.
LIST OF DIRECTORSHIPS:
Atul Jain was appointed as the Managing Director of Bajaj Housing Finance Limited w.e.f. 1 May 2022. He was with Bajaj Finance Limited (BFL) for over 16 years prior to moving as CEO of Bajaj Housing Finance Ltd (BHFL) in April 2018. He has been instrumental in shaping the organization to deliver multi-fold asset growth over the past 4 years coupled with a risk-averse approach and helped the organization to navigate seamlessly through major industry crisis over the past two years.
He started his career in Investment Banking and later moved to retail finance. He was at the helm of the Collections team over 11 years at BFL as Chief Collection Officer, 4 years as President- Rural Lending & Collections and 2 years as Enterprise Risk Officer for Bajaj Finance Limited.
He is an MBA in Finance and has over 30 years of rich work experience in the financial sector.
Dr. Arindam Kumar Bhattacharya is a Managing Director and Senior Partner of The Boston Consulting Group, India. He is also a BCG Fellow, and was a co-leader and founder of Bruce Henderson Institute, BCG's thought leadership institution. Before taking over the current role he headed BCG India, leading BCG’s operations in the country for six years. He is a member of global leadership team of the Global Advantage practice and was earlier member of the global leadership teams of Industrial Goods, Public Sector and Social Impact practices and founder and co-leader of BCG’s Global Advantage Practice. As a BCG Fellow he has focused his research on Globalization and has and has authored two books Globality – Competing with Everyone from Everywhere for Everything, and Beyond Great – Nine Strategies for Thriving in an Era of Social Tension, Economic Nationalism and Technological Revolution, and numerous articles on the subject. Read more
Starting his career with the Eicher Group in India as a graduate engineer trainee, Dr. Bhattacharya has over 30 years of experience in the industry and consulting with focus on the industrial sector. In recent years he has led the BCG's growing engagement with Central and State Governments on both economic and on social sector topics like education and health, and consulted with organizations like World Food Programme, Save the Children, Gates Foundation and World Bank.
Dr Bhattacharya is a past member of National Council of Confederation of Indian Industry and has co-chaired CII’s National Manufacturing Council. He is a member of the International Advisory Boards of Oxford India Center of Sustainable Development, Oxford University, the School of Global Policy and Strategy, University of California, San Diego, and Munjal School for Global Manufacturing at the Indian School of Business. He is on board of Lemon Tree Hotels and WISH Foundation, India’s biggest Public Health NGO.
Dr. Bhattacharya was educated at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and Warwick Manufacturing Group, University of Warwick, UK where he completed his MSc in Manufacturing Systems and Doctorate of Engineering.
Ms. Lila Poonawalla, (born on 16 September 1944), is a Non-Executive Independent Director of our Company. She has obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Pune university in 1967 and an Advanced Marketing and Management program at IMDR Lausanne Switzerland in 1988. Ms. Lila Poonawalla is the Chairperson of Lila Poonawalla Foundation. Read more
Anami N Roy, born on 15 May 1950, is a Non-Executive and Independent Director of our Company. He is a distinguished former Director General of Police, having served in the Indian Police Service in Maharashtra and with the Government of India for over 38 years. He held a variety of assignments both in Maharashtra and with the Central Government including Commissioner of Police, Aurangabad, Pune and Mumbai and retired as Director General of Police, Maharashtra, commanding a 225,000 strong force. Read more
While with Government of India, he headed the operations of the elite Special Protection Group, looking after proximate security of Prime Minister, former Prime Ministers and their families, in which capacity he travelled extensively within India and overseas and interacted with the forces and governments of many foreign countries around the world.
Known popularly as the People's Commissioner, he set up many citizen-friendly schemes and systems to resolve and fulfill people's problems and expectations like Citizen Facilitation Centres in Police Commissioner's office and later in all police stations where all requirements of people from police were dealt with in a transparent, time-bound and hassle-free manner, Mumbai Police Infoline for giving all information from and about Police through a toll-free number, Elderline for senior citizens, Slum Police Panchayat, etc.
He was appointed as an Advisor to the Governor of Andhra Pradesh when the state was under President's rule in 2014. He also dealt with the separation of Andhra-Pradesh in two states - Andhra Pradesh and Telangana and supervised the General Elections of 2014 in both states.
Post retirement, has been engaged in the social/non-profit sector. He runs a not-for-profit company Vandana Foundation under section 8 of the Companies Act, 2013 for supporting people at the bottom of the pyramid with livelihood.
He is on the Board of many prominent companies. He is also involved in many other companies in advisory capacity. He brings with him a wide and rich experience of public service, functioning of governments at the state and central level.
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