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Board of Directors

  • Mr. Atul Gupta Non-Executive and Non-Independent Director Religare Capital Markets Limited
  • Mr. Anil Saxena Non – Executive Director Group CFO, Religare Enterprises Limited
  • Mr. Padam Bahl Non – Executive Independent Director
  • Mrs. Sabina Vaisoha Non-Executive and Independent Director
  • Mr. Brian Tempest Non – Executive Director, Religare Capital Markets (Europe) Limited
  • Mr. Kalyanasundaram Srivatsava Nominee Director

Mr. Atul Gupta
Non-Executive and Non-Independent Director Religare Capital Markets Limited

Mr. Atul Gupta carries the overall responsibility for maintaining strategic relationships with key corporate clients and high net worth individuals (HNI's) across the group. Also as a member of the Board of Directors for various operating businesses he is responsible for governance and providing strategic direction to these businesses. In addition to this he is also responsible for managing the arbitrage business of the group. He has an overall experience of more than 22 years in the Financial Services industry. Prior to joining Religare, he was part of Pisces Industries Limited and held several key positions from 1994 to 1999. He graduated with a degree in Commerce from the University of Delhi and is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of India. As one of the key founding team members, under his leadership and guidance over the years, the Company has established a meaningful presence in the financial services industry.

Mr. Anil Saxena
Non – Executive Director Group CFO, Religare Enterprises Limited

Mr. Anil Saxena, Director of the Company and Group Chief Finance Officer of Religare Enterprises Limited, plays a crucial role in supervising the operations of Group Treasury, Finance, Accounts and Risk function for the organization. He played a key role in the organization's journey integrating various acquisitions done during the course of its business. He has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry and is with Religare since the past 10 years.

Mr. Padam Bahl
Non – Executive Independent Director

Padam Bahl has been practicing as a Chartered Accountant and an Income Tax Advisor since 1979 and has more than 27 years of work experience. He was the Chairman of the Northern India Regional Council, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Amritsar Branch for the year 1998-99. He was also a member of the Income Tax Advisory Committee, Amritsar Chapter during the years 2002-03 and 2003-04. Mr. Bahl holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the Kurukshetra University and a Bachelor’s degree in Law from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar. He is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has also received a Diploma in Information System Audit from SSI, Amritsar

Mrs. Sabina Vaisoha
Non-Executive and Independent Director

Mrs. Sabina Vaisoha has been associated with India’s leading news network, New Delhi Television (NDTV) for over 14 years. During this period She has been a part of some of the most revolutionary and cutting edge programming and national events like the Elections, fiscal Budget and Awards. She is currently a consultant with NDTV, working on Nationwide campaigns to spread awareness of important social issues to bring about a change in society.

Mr. Brian Tempest
Non – Executive Director, Religare Capital Markets (Europe) Limited

Dr. Brian Tempest advises Companies, Banks, Investment Funds, Private Equity & High Net Worth Individuals on their Strategy in Asia based on his wide experience in China, Japan, South East Asia and India where he has lived for the last decade. Brian started working for Ranbaxy Laboratories in 1995 and he held the positions of Regional Director, President, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer until 2005 when Ranbaxy became the 9th largest Global Generic Pharmaceutical Company. He then became Chief Mentor, Vice Chairman and Non Executive Director until 2008 when he retired. He is one of the few Westerners to have led a Sensex Nifty 50 Indian blue chip MNC and as a result has a valuable insight into India. Brian has also worked for Glaxo as Regional Director-Far East and Regional Director-Middle East & Africa from 1985 to 1992. He has worked in the Pharmaceutical Industry for the last 42 years and has managed Healthcare Businesses in North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Middle East, Australasia, China, Japan and India and has led many sessions at Investor Meetings held around the world from Tokyo to Las Vegas. Brian is Independent Chairman of Religare Capital Markets (Europe) Limited, a Non Executive Director of SRL Diagnostics, Fortis Healthcare and Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Brian speaks at global conferences on the structural changes in the Global Pharmaceutical Marketplace and most of his presentations in the last decade are available on www.briantempest.com. Brian received a PhD in Chemistry from Lancaster University in 1971 and in 2009 he became Chairman of the Advisory Board for the Lancaster University Management School. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine. He is now Chairman and Senior Partner at Hale & Tempest Co Ltd in the UK.

Mr. Kalyanasundaram Srivatsava
Nominee Director

Mr. Kalyanasundaram Srivatsava working as President - Commercial is responsible for overall functioning Finance, Corporate Governance and Supply Chain of SRL Limited. He is graduated in Commerce with professional qualifications in Finance from the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India and Legal from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. His overall experience of over 20 years spans pharmaceuticals, healthcare and shipping. He has been with Fortis Healthcare since 2011. Prior to joining Fortis Healthcare, he has been with Cipla Limited, Sanofi Aventis Limited, Panacea Biotec Limited, Wockhardt Hospitals Limited and Mercator Lines (Singapore) Limited. He has dynamic professional career reflects pioneering experience & year-on-year success in achieving business growth objectives. He has cross functional exposure to Finance & Accounting, Technical, Commercial and Medico-Marketing operations. He is a sound business thinker who focuses on operations and pays attention to details while retaining the ability to look at the big picture: business beyond numbers. Srivatsan is a team player and has the ability to multi task and generate ideas and solutions.