An effective and result oriented business leader with over 3 decades of rich and varied experience with Fortune 500 companies in the areas of Devising Innovative & Cost Effective Business Models, Marketing & Sales Strategies, Supply chain management, Start-ups and Turn around Management. His core competence lies in designing business strategies for profitable & sustainable growth.
Mr RP Singh joined Shriram in 2012 as the MD & CEO of Shriram Fortune Solutions Ltd. He has transformed Shriram Fortune into a process oriented company through various tools like SMT, Morning meeting, Key Business Drivers, Career Seminar, etc. and has been able to create long term value for all the stakeholders through profitable and sustainable growth. He has led the high performance teams and helped contribute over 70% of enterprise income and profits since inception. Now with immense opportunity in Wealth Management and to support the growth plans of Wealth, the Shriram Management has entrusted with the responsibility of setting up the Wealth Business for the Group with Mr Singh who is now heading the Shriram Wealth Advisors Ltd as MD & CEO.
Prior to Shriram Group, Mr Singh has worked with premier organizations like NDDB (National Dairy Development Board) FMCG major HUL and Max New York Life. In his previous stints he has set up the Emerging Markets Business of Max New York Life, thereby helped strong growth through a unique Hub & Spoke distribution model and opened about 150 offices with a vibrant team of over 1200 employees and 8000 financial distributors.
Mr RP Singh holds a master’s degree in Management from the Institute of Rural Management (IRMA), Anand, a premier Rural Management Institute after his Science Honors degree in Agriculture with a Gold Medal from Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar. He has also graduated the Senior Management Development Program by Kellogg School of Management, North Western University, USA. He has undergone advance technical training at A&M University, Texas, USA.
Mr. Dhruv Lalit Mehta is an A.C.A from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and AICWA from The Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India. He has overall experience of 32 years in the field of finance and financial services and an independent financial advisor for over 15 years.
He has been career finance professional with MNC and Indian Companies viz. Searle and Savita Oil Technologies. In 2004, he started a successful entrepreneurial career in treasury and private wealth management and currently manages assets of over US$200m for family office clients. He has also participated as a key contributor to Wealth Management Studies conducted over the last 7 years.
Currently, he serves on the Board of Shriram Asset Management Company Limited, Diamines And Chemicals Limited, Malabar Capital Private Limited, Malabar Capital Advisors Private Limited, Sapient Wealth Advisors And Brokers Private Limited, Federation of Independent Financial Advisors and Institution of Mutual Fund Intermediaries. He is also a Designated Partner of Karuv Management Services LLP and RDVM Partners LLP. Currently, he is Chairman of Federation of Independent Financial Advisors (FIFA).
Mr. Akhilesh Kumar Singh has a rich and successful career of more than 26 years, from this career time span; since last 19 years he has been working in Financial Services sector. He has a strong educational background; he is a B.Tech (IIT Kharagpur) and PGDM (IIM-Bangalore).
Since 1994, Mr. Akhilesh Kumar Singh has been associated with Shriram Group. He started his career at Shriram Group as a President of Shriram City Union Finance Ltd. He has handled responsibilities of Managing Directorship of Shriram City Union Ltd. and Shriram Insight Share Brokers Ltd. Presently; he is the Managing Director of Shriram Asset Management Co. Ltd. and Shriram Credit Company Ltd.
He is also on the Board of Shriram Insight Share Brokers Ltd, Shriram Financial Products Solutions (Chennai) Pvt. Ltd. Shriram Wealth Advisors Ltd and Insight Commodities and Futures Pvt. Ltd.
His expertise also lies in setting up new business in a highly competitive environment.
Mr. Karnam Ramachandra Sekhar has been associated with Shriram Groups since over 28 years. He has held various vital positions in the Shriram Groups. Being a Commerce Graduate, his extensive business knowledge, experience and expertise in the field of marketing and selling of different financial products enhances the company’s strength and dynamism.
He is the Whole-time Director of on the Board of Shriram Financial Product Solutions (Chennai) Pvt. Ltd., an inhouse infrastructure providing company of Shriram Group. He is also on the board of Shriram Overseas Investment Pvt. Ltd., Shriram Chits Tamil Nadu Pvt. Ltd., Shriram Chits Maharashtra Ltd., Shriram Chits Karnataka Pvt. Ltd., and Shriram Wealth Advisors Ltd.
Dibyakant, fondly known as Dev, is managing the Wealth Business function for the East Zone and is based out of Kolkata.
Mr. Deevyesh Desai, a Chartered Accountant by qualification has been a career Investment Banker for over 17 years. Mr. Desai held senior positions at JM Financial, JM Morgan Stanley and Morgan Stanley where he covered and executed transactions for some of the largest business groups in India. His interactions and association with corporate houses like Tata, Birla, Essar and Reliance has provided the valuable insight, experience and relationships required to make a difference.
Mr. Desai also serves on the board of Malabar Capital Advisors Private Limited.