Anand is a Management professional from University of Lincolnshire and Humberside (now called the University of Lincoln-UK) with 26 years of diversified working experience in Banking and Non-Banking Finance Companies (NBFCs) in India and Middle East. Prior to Joining ISFC, Anand was an Associate Director in Gray Matters Capital Managing the entire Operations of Affordable Private School Replication Units EdFina-MFB in Africa and Taaleem Finance Private Limited in Pakistan.
He has handled multiple responsibilities under highly competitive and challenging environments and his experience ranging from new market identification, Market analysis, setting up Banking and NBFC operations, outstanding talent in Business Development, Product Policy development, Credit Underwriting, Recruitment and training, Leadership capabilities and team management skills. He is a passionate, dynamic leader and has hands on experience of the field which enables him to develop a good rapport with his staff and most importantly the clients.
Nishi Sharma is a Chartered Accountant and M.Com with over 15 years of experience in BFSI segment. She Joined ISFC in October 2019 as National Head- Credit from Religare Finvest Ltd where she had handled credit, risk & business for over 7 years across the country and her last role was Senior Vice President & Zonal Head. Prior to this, she has worked with Dhanlaxmi Bank and ICICI Bank, handling credit, underwriting and risk functions. She holds a key role in re-engineering the entire policy, process & underwriting framework in ISFC.
She joined ISFC with 16 years of rich experience in managing HR along with Training & Development. She has completed her Post Graduation in HR from Symbiosis Pune & Diploma in Training & Development from Indian Society of Training & Development.
She has managed HR & Training Department across country for companies working in affordable segment organizations like: Ummeed Housing & Aye Finance. Her previous experience has been in insurance & ITES BPOs.
Vipul brings in over 25 years of experience in the NBFC industry, holding key roles in fundraising, treasury, and investor relations. An alumnus of Mithibai College of Commerce, Science and Arts, he is a Chartered Accountant and pursued an executive program in ‘FinTech and Blockchain Management’ from IIM Calcutta. As a Chief Financial Officer, he has successfully managed the public and private placement of non-convertible debentures while raising funds from diversified sources. He was associated with organisations such as Mannapuram Home Finance Ltd, JHP Securities.
Shanker, has rich professional experience of 16 years in Operations, Customer Service & Leadership roles. He is MBA from Osmania University, Hyderabad. He has expertise in Operations, People Management, Process setup, Audit and Compliance, Vendor Management & Payment Management. He is well versed with the Life Cycle of Retail Asset Products and with thorough knowledge of operations of the Asset Products. He was associated with organisations such as ICICI Bank, Axis Bank and Piramal Capital & Housing Finance LTD at various levels.
Mr. Gopikumar is a highly experienced banker with over three decades of experience in leading banks like Indian Overseas Bank, ICICI Bank, Dhan Laxmi Bank and Mashreq Bank. A Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers & a CDCS professional (A certification jointly awarded by The Chartered Institute of Bankers, London and International Financial Services Association), he is a graduate in Commerce from Calicut University. In ICICI Bank, he has handled overseas assignment as Head- Financial Institutions and Trade Finance of ICICI Bank, Bahrain which is major Trade and Financial Institutions hub for ICICI Bank’s international business. Mr. Gopikumar had played significant role in resources raising for ICICI Bank and Dhan Laxmi Bank during his tenure with them. His last assignments were with Mashreq Bank as Head of Marketing-India and with Essel Finance Business Loans Ltd as Chief Financial Officer.