All about dhani

Board

Sameer Gehlaut

Chairman & CEO

 

Sameer is the Founder & CEO of dhani Group. A first generation entrepreneur, Sameer has been spearheading dhani since its inception. Sameer is also the founder of the Indiabulls Group. Over the last 20 years, Sameer has been instrumental in building some of India’s largest companies across sectors such as housing finance, real estate, personal finance and pharmaceuticals. Sameer is an alumni of IIT Delhi.

Mr. Divyesh B. Shah

Chief Operating Officer

 

Divyesh has been associated with dhani since its inception. He has more than 25 years of experience in building financial businesses in the country. He is one of the country’s leading pioneers in the online trading business. Divyesh is a commerce graduate.

Mr. Pinank Jayant Shah

Group Chief Financial Officer

 

Pinank brings over 18 years of experience across Retail Lending, Corporate Lending and Fund Raising to dhani. Pinank has earlier been a part of Indiabulls Housing Finance and HDFC Bank, having led Treasury teams in both companies. Pinank holds a Master degree in Management Studies (Finance) from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies.

Himanshu Nautiyal

Chief Technology Officer

 

Himanshu has over 20 years of experience, having successfully run AI and Data science teams at Valley firms like Yahoo!, eGain & ClosedLoop, been an investment banker at Deutsche Bank, and co-founded Bixee and Euler Systems. He has a BTech in CS from IIT Delhi, MS in CS from University of Washington, Seattle & an MBA from IIMB.

Anish Williams

Chief Product Officer

 

Anish brings over 18 years of experience in designing consumer products across financial services and other categories. Anish has been an entrepreneur and has also held senior positions at large organizations including Citi, HSBC & Amex through his career.

Nikhil Chari

President – Healthcare

 

Nikhil has over 20 years of experience and has co-founded Indiabulls Pharmaceuticals in 2016. Prior to this, he gained experience in the sector, investing in leading healthcare corporations across the globe and in strategy consulting with McKinsey & Company. A graduate from IIT Delhi, Nikhil is holds an MBA degree from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA and is also a CFA charter holder.

Board of Directors

Mr. Sameer Gehlaut

Chairman & CEO

 

Sameer is the Founder & CEO of dhani Group. A first generation entrepreneur, Sameer has been spearheading dhani since its inception. Sameer is also the founder of the Indiabulls Group. Over the last 20 years, Sameer has been instrumental in building some of India’s largest companies across sectors such as housing finance, real estate, personal finance and pharmaceuticals. Sameer is an alumni of IIT Delhi.

Mr. Divyesh B. Shah

Executive Director & COO

 

Divyesh has been associated with dhani since its inception. He has more than 25 years of experience in building financial businesses and brings invaluable insights to the company. Divyesh is a commerce graduate.

Mr. Gagan Banga

Non-Executive Director

 

Gagan has been an influential leader within the financial sector for over 20 years. He is also the Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Indiabulls Housing Finance. He has been leading Indiabulls Housing Finance since its inception, building it into India’s second largest Housing Finance Company in profitability and size. Gagan holds an MBA degree from the Goa Institute of Management.

Mr. Pinank Jayant Shah

Executive Director

 

Pinank brings over 18 years of experience across Retail Lending, Corporate Lending and Fund Raising to dhani. Pinank has earlier been a part of Indiabulls Housing Finance and HDFC Bank, having led Treasury teams in both companies. Pinank holds a Master degree in Management Studies (Finance) from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies.

Mr. Praveen Kumar Tripathi

Non-Executive Independent Director

 

Mr. P. K. Tripathi is a retired IAS officer. During his illustrious career, as an IAS officer, spanning over 40 years in public service (including 5 years as Chairman - Public Grievances Commission & Police Complaints Authority), he held various key senior positions at state and centre levels such as Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Government of NCT Delhi; Chief Secretary – Govt of NCT Delhi; Joint Secretary - Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Govt. of India; Director - Indian Institute of Mass Communication; CEO - Delhi Jal Board, NCT Delhi; Commissioner Sales Tax - NCT Delhi; Development Commissioner & Chief Electoral Officer - A&N Islands; Director Total Literacy Campaign (National Literacy Mission) - Department of Education, Ministry of HRD; Commissioner Land - Delhi Development Authority; Commissioner Excise & Entertainment Tax – NCT Delhi; Secretary - New Delhi Municipal Committee; Deputy Commissioner and Secretary to Lt. Governor in Arunachal Pradesh etc. Mr. Tripathi is a post graduate in political science from Allahabad University and a gold medalist for securing highest marks in political science at under-graduate level in the University.

Dr. Narendra Damodar Jadhav

Non-Executive Independent Director

 

Dr. Narendra Jadhav, a Ph.D. in Economics from Indiana University, USA, is a renowned economist, educationist, social scientist, author and a public speaker. During his distinguished career spanning over four decades of public service, Dr. Jadhav has served in various key positions including as Member of the Planning Commission of India and the National Advisory Council. He has also held the position of Principal Adviser and Chief Economist, Reserve Bank of India (RBI). During his 31 year association with the RBI, he also served in Advisory capacities at International Monetary Fund (IMF) and various Governments. He is known for his expertise and contribution in the areas of economics and social work. He is the recipient of numerous national and international awards including four Honorary D-Litt. Degrees and the title of the Commander of the Order of Academic Palmes by the Government of France.

Mrs. Fantry Mein Jaswal

Non-Executive Independent Director

 

Mrs. Fantry Mein Jaswal, IRS (Rtd.) (DIN: 07011247) joined the Indian Revenue Service (Customs & Central Excise) in 1976. During her career spanning 35 years in the Customs and Central Excise Department, she held several assignments and Mrs. Jaswal as a recognition of her outstanding record in service, she was conferred with the President’s “Meritorious Record of Service” award in 2003. She retired as Chief Commissioner of Customs & Central Excise in July 2011. In August 2012, she was appointed as Chairperson of the Arunachal Pradesh State Finance Commission and completed that assignment in July 2014. Smt. Jaswal is on the Board of Basix Academy For Building Lifelongemployability Limited.

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