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Mr. Ramanathan Bupathy
Chairman
- is a Practicing Chartered Accountant for the last 39 years. He is a Director of Jubliant Industries Limited, Jubliant Agri and Consumer Products Limited and Geojit Technologies Private Limited. Mr. Ramanathan Bupathy, a Graduate in Commerce and a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India is a Former President of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and on the Board of Geojit since January 2006.
Mr. C. J. George
Managing Director and Promoter
The Company was founded by Mr. C. J.George in 1987. He has over 31 years of professional experience in the securities market. He has presented numerous papers related to the industry in seminars at national and international fora. He frequently contributes articles to financial publications and serves as a guest faculty at reputed management institutes. Mr George, has a Masters Degree in Commerce and is a Certified Financial Planner.
Mr. Mahesh Vyas
Non Executive Independent Director
- is the Managing Director and CEO of the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy Pvt. Ltd (CMIE). CMIE is India's leading business information company. It provides economic and business information, analysis and forecasts. He joined CMIE in 1980. During his over 35 years at the CMIE, he has steered the company through multiple transitions. He is the chief architect of CMIE's databases, database-products and services. His current business engagement is in integrating CMIE database services into clients' business processes. And, his current research engagement is in conducting large complex household surveys to generate fast-frequency socio-economic indicators. He is on the Board of Geojit since July 2003.
Mr. Radhakrishnan Nair
Non Executive Independent Director
Mr. Radhakrishnan Nair has four decades of experience in financial sector. He started his career as Probationary Officer with Corporation Bank in 1976 and rose up to the level of General Manager in 2005. He was Executive Director at Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI), Mumbai during the period from 2005 to 2010 and a Member (Finance and Investments) of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA), Hyderabad from 2010 to 2015. Mr. Radhakrishnan Nair is also an Independent Director on the Board of ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company Ltd, ICICI Securities Primary Dealership Ltd and ICICI Bank Ltd among other Companies
Mr. James Varghese
Non Executive Independent Director
Mr. James Varghese, IAS, retired as the Additional Chief Secretary of Government of Kerala. An officer from Kerala Cadre, he has served in various capacities such as District Collector - Malappuram and Idukki; General Manager - Kerala Financial Corporation and Principal Secretary to Government of Kerala. He has a Master of Science degree in Zoology from University of Kerala in addition to Diploma in Management and Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management from Indira Gandhi Open University. Mr. James Varghese is currently on the Boards of Kerala School Teachers and Non Teaching Staff Welfare Corporation Ltd., Kerala State Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd. and Kerala State Coir Machinery Manufacturing Company Ltd.
Mr. Punnoose George
Non Executive Director
is an industrialist of repute with interests in manufacturing industries, plantations and educational institutions. He is the Executive Director of Kottukulam Group - Kottayam, Executive Chairman - SAINTGITS Group of Institutions, Director and Partner of M/s. Concrete Products & Construction Company, Madras Group of Companies and Director of M/s. Youth Empowerment Skills Foundation. Mr. Punnoose George, a Graduate in Engineering and an LLM holder, is on the Board of Geojit since April 1995.
Mr. Sanjay M Kaul IAS
Non-Executive Director (Nominee)
Mr. Sanjay M Kaul IAS is the Managing Director of Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation Ltd and Secretary, PORT, Government of Kerala. An Electronics Engineer by profession, he joined Indian Administrative Services from Kerala Cadre in the year 2001.
Mohana Nair
Additional Director (Independent)
Ms Mohana Nair has 35 years of experience as an advocate practising in the High Court of Mumbai and is also an advisor to several corporate banks and financial institutions. Her areas of specialization are Corporate and Commercial Law, Intellectual Property and Litigation, and other civil matters. She is currently on the Boards of Ugam Solutions Private Ltd, AGR Knowledge Services Pvt Ltd, StratBiz Consulting Pvt Ltd (Avalon Consulting) and is the Managing Partner at JMB Partners.
Mr A Balakrishnan
Whole Time Director
Mr A Balakrishnan was the Managing Director of Geojit Technologies (P) Ltd. He joined Geojit in 1998 and has been instrumental in spearheading the transformation of Geojit into a technology-driven retail financial services intermediary that has pioneered many innovations over the years to enhance client's trading experience. In 2009, he was awarded the Kerala Management Association’s “Manager of the Year” Award and in 2011 and 2013 was conferred the CIO100 Award by IDG India’s CIO Magazine. Currently, he is on the Boards of Geojit Investment Services Ltd. and Director of Barjeel Geojit Financial Services LLC, Dubai.
Mr Satish Menon
Whole Time Director
Mr Satish Menon holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Bombay University and is a qualified Associate Cost and Works Accountant (AICWA) and a Certified Financial Planner (CFP). He joined Geojit in 1999 and has been the Executive Director of the Company since 2011. At Geojit, he has been a key player in driving the company’s business and spearheaded several initiatives. He is a Director of BBK Geojit Securities, Kuwait and Geojit Investment Services Ltd. In 2016, he was awarded "Manager of the Year" by Kerala Management Association (KMA).