S. B. Mathur
Sunil Behari Mathur was Chairman of the Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), the largest life insurance company in India from August 2002 to October 2004. He has also served as Secretary General of Life Insurance Council. A former Chairman of National Stock Exchange, he is also on Board of some leading Corporate.
Chandran Ratnaswami is a Managing Director of Hamblin Watsa Investment Counsel Ltd., the wholly owned investment management company of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited. Hamblin Watsa provides discretionary investment management to the insurance, reinsurance and runoff subsidiaries of Fairfax. Chandran is responsible for investments in Asia. Chandran was recently appointed a Director and CEO of Fairfax India Holdings Corporation, an investment holding company, listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. The Company will make investments in India. Prior to joining Hamblin Watsa, Chandran was a senior executive at a large multinational consumer packaged foods company. He then went on to become an owner/president of an industrial distribution company.
Managing Director & CEO
Harsha Raghavan has been the Managing Director & CEO of Fairbridge Capital Private Limited, since its inception in 2011. Fairbridge provides discretionary investment advisory services to Fairfax and additionally supports Fairfax's global portfolio companies on their growth initiatives in the region. Harsha has been involved with the Indian private equity industry since 1996 and previously served as Head of India for Candover Investments, co-Head of India for Goldman Sachs PIA and Vice President of Indocean Chase Capital.
Sumit Maheshwari has been an Vice President at Fairbridge since July 2011. Prior to joining Fairbridge, Maheshwari worked with KPMG in India for 5 years in their audit and accounting advisory functions. Maheshwari is a recognised accounting expert, with particular strength in translating between Indian GAAP, U.S. GAAP and IFRS accounting standards. At Fairbridge, Maheshwari actively participates in financial due diligence, portfolio company reporting and overall transaction and investment advisory services.
Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
Sanjay Kaul is the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Kaul is a former Indian Administrative Service officer. Before joining NCML, he was the Director & CEO of the NCDEX Institute of Commodity Markets and Research, New Delhi and has worked as the Joint Secretary, Department of Food and Public Distribution, Government of India. He has around 40 years of experience at the district, state and country levels in development administration, of which ten years has been in commodity markets.