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Our cherry-picked team of senior management comprises of industry leaders and top professionals with expansive experience horizon, strong business acumen and extensive domain knowledge.

Mr. Anil Kumar Choudhary is a veteran in the banking and business management industry. In the course of his 34 years of association with various economically-critical industries, he has handled with great deft and skill numerous challenging and high-profile roles in the areas of agriculture, farm & SME lending, international & branch banking and presently, as the head of the NBHC management, in developing a well-entrenched ecosystem for complete commodity and collateral management.

Prior to joining NBHC in 2006, he was initially put on deputation at the Multi-Commodity Exchange of India (MCX) by State Bank of India (SBI). Earlier, during his 24-year-long stint in the banking industry with SBI, he handled various significant portfolios, including heading SBI's San Jose (California) office and opening its new office in Central Valley of California (Fresno) and making it profitable in a short time.

Mr. Choudhary led the CII delegation to the Parliament's Standing Committee on Food, Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution, to present the industry's viewpoint on the Warehousing (Development & Regulation) Bill, 2005. He is also a Member on the FICCI-Working Committee for Commodities as well as a Member of FICCI - Committee on Agriculture..

Mr. Ramesh Doraiswami is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of National Bulk Handling Corporation Private Limited (NBHC). He has over 30 years of leadership experience across industry verticals and diverse company cultures. He brings a strong blend of functional and general management skills to NBHC.

Prior to joining NBHC, Mr. Ramesh was the Managing Director of VVF India Limited, an Indian company with global presence in Oleochemicals & FMCG products where he successfully led the cultural transformation and operating turnaround of the business. Previously, he was also associated with global MNCs of repute, Unilever and Johnson & Johnson (J&J), in leadership roles across a wide variety of functions ranging from Finance, Procurement, Supply Chain, Business Analytics and Mergers & Acquisitions. Amongst his notable achievements at J&J remains establishment of the Business Knowledge Centre to serve as a strategic analytics/insights partner to the Asia Pacific Sales & Marketing Team and a Regional Distribution Centre at Singapore to efficiently service product needs of 14 countries in Asia Pacific. He was also the First Asian to be chosen to lead a Global Procurement team at Unilever in 2005.

Mr. Ramesh holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from University of Madras, a Post Graduate Diploma in Management (MBA) from IIM - Ahmedabad and is an Associate Member of the Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India.

Mr. Rohan Dixit is the Chief Financial Officer of National Bulk Handling Corporation Private Limited (NBHC), wholly owned by private equity major, True North.

In his current profile at NBHC, Mr. Dixit is responsible for Business Finance, Risk Management, Strategic Planning, Legal & Insurance, Treasury and Taxation. Additionally, he plays a key role in bringing synergy in capital allocation decisions, investment management with prime focus at driving financial performance and profitability of the company.

Prior to joining NBHC, Rohan has held several leadership positions during his tenure of nearly 11 years with Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL). At HUL, he worked across the following verticals: Supply Chain, Procurement, Sales Finance and Marketing Finance.

Mr. Dixit is a seasoned professional and is a qualified Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Mr. Himadri Das has over 7 years of experience in FPNA, valuation, fund raising, financial- modelling etc. He brings a strong blend of working with diversified industries like telecom, logistics, FMCG, warehousing and agri commodity sector.

Mr. Das is associated with National Bulk Handling Corporation for more than 3 years. His previous experience includes working with companies like The Kraft Heinz Company, Vodafone, Meru Cab Company Pvt Ltd. The key responsibilities followed by him were evaluating new strategies for Indian Business working with Strategy Group, Budgeting Lead for Overhead in ZBB lead along with handling Indirect Tax for HO, and Business finances for Meru cabs. Currently working with National Bulk Handling Corporation, he primarily is a Company Secretary and looks after the efficient administration of the company with regards to ensuring compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements. Additionally, he also handles accounts function of the company.

Mr. Das holds a Bachelor of Science Degree (Technology) from St Xavier's college Kolkata. He completed his Post-Graduation from The Institute of Company Secretaries of India and then later completed his CA from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has also pursued Masters in Computer Applications (MCA) from West Bengal University of Technology.

Mr. Siddhartha Das is the Vice President - Legal at National Bulk Handling Corporation and has been associated with the company for the past six years. Mr. Das is a seasoned professional having rich and varied experience of over 25 years in litigation, arbitration, recoveries and compliance.

As Head of Legal at NBHC, Mr. Das serves as a collaborative business partner to the senior leadership team of the organization.

In the past, Mr. Das has worked with renowned companies like National Stock Exchange, MCX Stock Exchange and Transport Corporation of India. Prior joining NBHC, Mr. Das worked with National Stock Exchange for almost a decade and was involved in various transitional phases of the exchange where he handled litigation, arbitration, framing of Model Byelaws, Rules and Regulations.

A persuasive expert having demonstrated history of successfully leading in-house legal functions and holding strong negotiating skills, he is noted to deliver innovative legal and business solutions based upon resourceful legal strategies.

Mr. Das is a learned legal professional from the University College of Law, Kolkata.

Mr Nirvan Biswas is an IT leader with over 15 years of rich experience across a diverse set of companies.

As the Chief Technology Officer of NBHC, Mr Biswas is involved in strategic planning and implementation of technologies that will enhance the operational efficiency of NBHC's highly distributed operations and allow greater measurement and mitigation of risks.

Mr. Biswas was awarded the Newcomer CTO Award at the CIO Strategies Indian Awards 2008 by Time Magazine for SOA Implementation and the 2nd Runner up CTO Awards 2004 by Indian Express Group for the First Implementation of Cluster Framework in a VPN environment.

Prior to NBHC, Mr Biswas has been associated with other companies where he was the CTO like Performics , Zenith Optimedia , Mobilix and MiDDAY group, Rediff.com apart from working in consulting firms such as Boston Consulting as engineering practice lead.

Mr Biswas is a Computer Science graduate from IIT Mumbai.

Mr. Bharat S. Pawar is the Senior Vice President- Human ResourcesofNational Bulk Handling Corporation Private Limited (NBHC), wholly owned by private equity major, True North.

In his current profile at NBHC, Bharat plays a key role in driving efficiencies and creating a progressive culture through strategicinitiatives, which are in alignment with the business needs of NBHC.

Mr. Pawar brings with him a rich experience of over 25 years and has contributed to various change initiatives in his career that have propelled turnarounds and growth efforts within businesses. His previous work experience focusses on thecore HR and Administration functionsacrossthe Electronics, Light & Heavy Engineering, Information Technology, Manufacturingand Service Industries. His areas of expertise include Leadership Hiring & Development, Succession Planning, Organization Restructuring, Workforce Re-modeling, Digitalization of HR Processes, Compensation and Benefits Planning.

Prior to joining NBHC, Mr. Pawar held leadership positions at Bureau Veritas, Greaves Cotton, Ador Welding and Netel Chromatographs.

He is a Graduate in Science from Mumbai University and holds a Master's Degree with Specialization in Human Resources Development from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies.

Mr. Giridhar Pai is an authority in pest control and management services, having derived his invaluable insights in the trade from his hands-on experience of over 20 years in the areas of sales, operations and quality systems in pest management.

Since he joined NBHC in September 2007, he has been helping the organization establish its pan-India network of branches across 15 states for catering to its own pest management needs as well as those of its clients. His able guidance and strict supervision practices has led NBHC to attain a leadership position in pest management services in food retailing, storage and logistics, document preservation and commodity trading.

Prior to joining NBHC, he was Vice President at Pest Control India (PCI).

Mr. Pai is a certified ISO 9001 lead assessor and trained HACCP auditor. He has a MS-Horticulture degree from Iowa State University and a BSc degree in Forestry from University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore.

Mr. Pankaj Kumar Jha has over two decades of rich experience in supply chain management of agri-commodities as well as business development and administration functions. He has extensively worked in the areas of Marketing of Agri-Inputs, Agri-Commodities, Warehousing and Logistics.

Mr. Jha joined NBHC in March 2007 and currently spearheads the Trade Facilitation function of the organization. At NBHC, he leverages his experience and strong pan-industry linkages for creating a vast network of business relationships with prominent corporates. He can also be credited with having built the highest such volume business in the industry. Additionally, Mr Jha is also responsible for developing business at Ports.

Prior to NBHC, Mr Jha has been associated with Chambal Fertilizers and Chemicals Ltd.

Mr. Jha is an MBA in Marketing from the Indian Institute of Planning and Management (IIPM). He holds a Post Graduate degree in Agriculture and a BSc degree in Agriculture.

Mr. Deepak Kumar Singh has over 25 years of professional experience in Warehousing, Logistics, Finance, Procurement and Exchange Operations.

He joined NBHC in September 2007. In his current role as the Head of the Exchange Business and Operations, Mr. Singh is responsible for further developing and growing this business vertical and lending strategies for future roadmap and focus areas. Additionally, Mr Singh is also responsible for engaging with Government institutions and developing the Government Business for NBHC.

Prior to NBHC, Mr Singh has been associated with a host of companies in the Logistics industry.

Mr. Singh is a Post Graduate in Business Administration with a specialisation in Marketing and International Trade.

Mr. Kaustubh Kulkarni is the Business Head of Third Party Logistics (3PL) a Business vertical in National Bulk Handling Corporation for the past 3 months. He holds 20 years of experience which includes setting up 3PL verticals, Business Development, Solution Designing, Project Implementation & management of operations with specialization of Warehousing & Distribution serving Customers from Agriculture Pharmaceutical & Healthcare, Chemical, FMCG & Retail, E-Com, Automotive & Engineering.

As a Business Head of third-party logistics at NBHC, he is responsible for Business Development, Solution Designing, Project Implementation, Resource Planning, Customer Service, P & L Management. He also heads the Central Operations for Collateral management, Trade facilitation, Professional warehousing business verticals. Monitoring compliance to SOPs through effective workflow, overseeing the Performance Management system, improving processes in central operations and training of resources for cost control & enhanced productivity are some of the major roles played by him in NBHC. His previous associations include Parekh Integrated Services Pvt. Ltd, Jeena & Company Pvt. Ltd. and DHL Supply Chain.

Mr. Kulkarni is a Post Graduate in Shipping Commercial Management. He later pursued Post Graduation in Foreign Trade & International Business. Further, he completed his Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Management. He has also successfully completed Six Sigma Green Belt – Exemplar (an International Certification).

Mr. Abhay Dandwate is the Chief Risk Officer with a 25 years of banking experience across a diverse set of Banks. His banking experience includes managing various segments related to commercial banking with primary focus on Agribusiness and Rural banking and SME lending.

Mr. Dandwate is proficient in Agribusiness, Rural Banking, Relationship Management, SME Lending, Corporate lending Banking, Credit, Branch Banking, Audit and Compliance.

As the Chief Risk Officer, Mr. Dandwate plays a role in leading the risk management and compliance team to ascertain the risk and acquiescence area across all verticals and external vendors in the company on an incessant basis and monitor the control systems. He is also responsible for the administrative and functional control of the entire Audit function of the company by providing guidance for implementing the audit process in the most effective manner.

Prior to National Bulk Handling Corporation, Mr. Dandwate has held several leadership positions with RBL Bank, Axis Bank, HDFC Bank and Allahabad Bank. Mr. Abhay Dandwate is a Post Graduate in Agriculture and has completed his Management of Business Management (MBF). He is also a certified Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB). Additionally, he has passed the limited insolvency examination, from the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India. (IBBI).

Mr. T V R M Rao has over 38 years of experience in banking and risk management.

He spearheads risk management and compliance department at NBHC and is a guiding force for the entire team handling these two critical functions. He has played an important role in devising and putting in place strict processes and infrastructure for effectively managing risks, meeting complicated compliance requirements and ensuring strict adherence to international best practices.

Prior to joining in September 2008, he worked with the State Bank of India (SBI).

Mr. Rao has a Masters degree in Horticulture and a BSc degree in Agriculture. He is a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB) and a Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) from ISACA, Illinois, USA.

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