Mr. C. Parthasarathy
Chairman, Karvy Group
Mr. C. Parthasarathy is the Chairman and Managing Director of the diversified financial services Karvy group. C Parthasarathy (CP as he is better known in the Industry), has the uncanny knack of staying ahead of the curve and the foresight to spot opportunities that seem invisible on the horizon for the others. Karvy’s entire history is a case study of turning adversity into opportunity. CP is a chartered accountant by qualification, whose entrepreneurial energy drove him to co-found Karvy in 1983 with a less-than-modest capital of Rs 150,000.
Over the years CP’s vision and leadership skills have helped the group navigate through the turbulent times with a strong sense of purpose and clarity of thought.
CP is one of the pioneers of financial inclusion. Under his leadership Karvy has won numerous industry awards and accolades. He also is an independent Director in many listed companies.
Mr. M. Yugandhar
Mr. M Yugandhar, Managing Director is a founder member of the KARVY Group. He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and has varied experience in the field of financial services spanning over 30 odd years.
Yugandhar has helped position and build a strong brand for the group in the registry and other financial services businesses. The registry business of Karvy is one of its flagship businesses and with the collaboration with Computershare has grown to become the largest registrar in India for over two decades. Yugandhar has played a key role in building strong relationships with public sector banks and other PSUs which has helped Karvy win some important mandates from some of India’s renowned companies.
Karvy under his guidance has helped create the equity cult and substantially built retail investor wealth. He is an Independent Director on the board of several reputed companies.
Mr. M. S. Ramakrishna
Mr. M S Ramakrishna, Director, founder member of KARVY GROUP, he is the orchestrator of technology initiatives such as the call center in the service of the customer.
Mr. Ramakrishna was a member of the Hyderabad Stock Exchange and has more than 30 years of experience in the financial services arena. He has helped KARVY diversify into the field of medical transcription leveraging on the company’s core competency of transaction processing.
He is an Independent Director on the board of several reputed companies.
Managing Director, Karvy Data Management
Mr. V Mahesh, is the Managing Director of Karvy Data Management and has work experience spanning over 2 decades with in depth exposure to operations on most financial services businesses. Commencing his professional stint with the Registry business where he has to his credit managing over 300 IPOs and other forms of offerings, he was amongst the first few to work closely on the Book Building process initiated by SEBI in 1995. After initially working with MCS as an Assistant Vice President, he moved to Karvy. He was also responsible to initiate the process of setting up the Depository participant business in Karvy and was responsible for both the operations and the marketing of the business. He has been nominated by the NSDL to various committees which addressed key changes to the overall processes and policies for the Demat business.
Nurturing the passion for understanding and interpreting technology and processes, he was responsible to create and set up the centralized broking platform, centralized back office operations for all financial products and creating a network of over 500 branches covering over 300 locations for Karvy. He is also instrumental in creating and launching the Online platform of Karvy Stock Broking Limited.
He is a Post Graduate in Commerce from University of Madras (M.Com). and also completed Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications.
Mr. P. B. Ramapriyan
CEO, Distribution & Allied Businesses
Mr. Ramapriyan is working with Karvy for over 2 decades, He has strength of sorts in the distribution of Financial products including Equity, Bonds, Fixed Deposits and Auto Finance. He has successfully marketed several financial products for large number of corporate of various sizes. He is also responsible for managing the Pan India Network of brokers and sub-brokers. He has been instrumental in Karvy’s success in distribution of debt products.
Mr. Deepak Gupta
Group Head, HR
Mr. Deepak Gupta brings with him over 20 years of experience in HR, spanning financial services, ITes and manufacturing. Prior to joining Karvy, he was Chief People Officer, Human Resources, with Bajaj Finance Limited, a Rahul Bajaj Group Company, based at Pune. He has also had a successful career with a few prominent corporate, including SREI, Enam, CRISIL, CEAT Financial Services and Reliance Industries.
Deepak holds a Master’s degree in Human Resources Development from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management and a diploma in Business Management and Industrial Relations.
Mr. G. Krishna Hari
Group Head, Finance
Mr. G. Krishna Hari holds a Bachelors degree in Commerce and is associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). He has over 27 years of experience in the areas of finance and accounts functions encompassing fund raising, financial reporting, management accounting, working capital management, taxation, budgeting and forecasting and financial due diligence reviews for mergers & acquisitions and investment proposals.
He has been associated with the Karvy Group for the past 15 years and is currently designated as the Vice President- Finance & Accounts at Karvy Stock Broking Limited. Prior to joining Karvy, he was the head of finance & accounts division in Asia Pacific Investment Trust Limited, Hyderabad (Formerly Nagarjuna Investment Trust Limited) an NBFC Company.