Management

NARESH KUMAR - CHIEF BUSINESS OFFICER

Nareshkumar

Mr. Naresh heads Kissandhan Agri Financial Services Private Limited. With over 22 years of experience in Rural and Agri Banking Space, Naresh has managed businesses in Rural Finance, Agri MSME, Commodity Finance, Lending to Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs), linking them to market linkage access and having expertise in Agri Risk Management, Monitoring, Agri Business Strategy, Credit, Operations and Collections etc. In the past, he has been instrumental in setting up business in Agri and Rural Finance space where he was associated with companies like RBL Bank Ltd, Axis Bank Ltd and Corporation Bank operating in various Leadership roles Pan India. His recent professional association was with Samunnati as Chief Business Officer.

He has done MDP from IIM Lucknow. He has pursued Masters in Business Administration from Symbosis Institute of Management, Pune and Post Graduation in Agricultural Sciences from Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University, Hissar. He is a certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB) and Indian Institute of Insurance.

JOYDEEP SAHA – VP, RISK & POLICY

JOYDEEP SAHA

Joydeep has widespread experience of more than 13 years in spearheading the financial reporting & Risk Management. He holds the degree of Chartered Accountant from the Institute of ‘Chartered Accountant of India’ as well as B.Com (Hons) from University of Calcutta. Prior to SLCM he was associated with Kotak Mahindra Bank and Yes Bank.

Vaibhav N. Peshney - Vice President & Business Head - Micro Finance & Inclusive Growth

VINOD KUMAR MISHRA

He has over 22 years of experience in Micro Finance Lending Space and has worked with companies like BASIX, ICICI Bank Ltd, Yes Bank Ltd, and Muthoot Micro Finance Ltd, in various Leadership roles across India. Before joining Kissandhan Agri Financial Services, Vaibhav was working with SV Creditline as Senior Leader for handling MFI Business & Strategy. Vaibhav is a Postgraduate from IRMA, Gujarat, and has done his Bachelors's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Mumbai University.

PANKAJ K AJMANI - Vice President & Business Head – Agri Enterprises/MSME, Farm Mechanization and Farmer Producers Organizations (FPOs) etc

PANKAJ K AJMANI

Pankaj has over 25 years of experience in lending to Agri MSME Business, Farm Mechanization, Rural Vehicle Finance and Collections, CV/CE etc. In past he has been instrumental in setting up business in Agri MSME Space where he was associated with companies like Spandana Sphoorthy Financial Services, Cholamandlam Investment and Finance Company, AU Small Finance Bank, Induslnd Bank, ICICI Bank etc. operating in various Leadership roles Pan India. He is also having adequate experience in managing Business Operations, Risks and collections etc. His recent professional association was with Tarashhna Services Limited (Fully owned Subsidiary of Satin Credit Care) as a Senior Leader for handling MSME and Agri Loans.

AMIT SINGH - Business Head - Commodity Based Finance and Bill Discounting

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Amit has over 16 years of experience in Agri Commodity Finance, Agri Warehousing, Collateral Management and Non-Governmental Agri Business and Agri Institutional sales etc. In past, he has been instrumental in setting up such businesses and was associated with companies like National Bulk Holding Corporations Limited and Origo Commodity Pvt Limited and was Operating in various National level Leadership roles Pan India. He has also having adequate experience in managing Business Operations, Risks and collections etc. His recent professional association was with Origo Commodity P Limited as a Senior Business Leader for handling Non-Govt Agri Businesses and Agri Institutional Sales. He has wide connectivity and networking with Agri Corporates/Companies for marketing of our Bill Discounting Product also.

SANTOSH B KADAM - Zonal Head (Business Development) – Maharashtra & Gujarat States

Kadam

Santosh has over 14 years of experience in Agri Business (Commodity). In past he has been associated in developing Agri Businesses, Large Scale Dairies, Poultries, Agri Processors & Trader for Working Capital limits, Commodity Business & Bill Discounting. He was associated with companies like Axis Bank, Syngenta India & Agharkar Research Institute. His recent professional association was with Bajaj Finance as Senior Regional Manager where he was involved in SME Loans, Business Loans, Personal Loan etc. He has a Master Degree in Agriculture from Dr. PDKV University, Akola.

Rajneesh Pandey - Zonal Head - Business Development-North India

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Rajneesh has over 14 years of experience in lending to Agri Commodity Business and Warehousing. In the past he has been instrumental in setting up business in Commodity based Finance in NBHC, NCML and HBL Global Private Limited (subsidiary of HDFC Bank) at several locations. He is having adequate experience in managing Commodity Business Operations, Risks and collections etc. His recent professional association was with NBHC as Regional Sales Manager handling Commodity Business.

PRIYANKA JOSHI - COMPANY SECRETARY

Priyanka Joshi

Priyanka Joshi is working with Kissandhan as Company Secretary. She has done Graduation from University of Delhi and post graduation from IGNOU. She also holds a graduation degree in Law from Ch. Charan Singh University. Before joining Kissandhan she was working with Avalokiteshvar Valinv Ltd. She has also worked with Rakhecha & Co..