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Hiranandani Financial Services Pvt. Ltd.

Management Team


BOARD OF DIRECTORS


HFS brings together a team of professionals and industry experts who have immense knowledge about the sector. We want to combine diverse experiences with individual expertise to help you with the right solutions. We work towards a common goal - to make credit accessible to all segments of the society.




Mr. Harsh Hiranandani – Founder and Promoter

Harsh, the founder and promoter of Hiranandani Financial Services was instrumental in conceptualizing and setting up Hiranandani Financial Services.

Harsh started his career with Credit Suisse in their investment banking division in New York, where he was involved in numerous cross-border advisory and fund-raising transactions.

He has since joined House of Hiranandani, a leading developer of townships in India, and spearheads the Business Development of the Group across multiple asset classes.

A University of Chicago alumnus, Harsh majored in Economics with top honors.



Ms. Neha Hiranandani - Director

Neha has successfully combined her business acumen and strategic mindset to aid in the emergence of House of Hiranandani as one of the foremost and most sought after brands in Indian real estate. Neha’s focussed and visionary approach has helped the company to achieve several ambitious goals in a short span of time.

She now aims to aggressively expand the company’s already considerable footprint within top tier cities in the residential, built-to-suit commercial, and education space.

An alumna of University of Virginia, Neha is also a law graduate from India.



Mr. G.S Lodha - Director

Mr. Lodha carries over 40+ years of professional experience and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI).

Mr. Lodha has a vast range of expertise across sectors such as real estate, steel, futures and commodities trading and international financial markets.

He is an effective communicator with a strong understanding of the numerous Indian laws and carries rich experience in international businesses.

With his unique entrepreneurial style of management, Mr.Lodha has been an architect in conceptualizing and transforming businesses involving deal structuring, M&A advisory, joint ventures etc. His efforts have always resulted in an accretive value addition to all stakeholders.



Mr. Utpal Sheth – Independent Director

A Commerce Graduate, Grad.CWA and Member of Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI), Mr. Sheth’s business acumen and rich experience provides perspective for long term growth of the Company and ensures the highest level of corporate governance to balance the interest of all stakeholders.

Mr.Sheth is the Chief Executive Officer and Senior partner of Rare Enterprises, and he is also the Founder and Mentor of Trust Group and Chanakya Wealth Creation.

He is also on the Board of several public and private companies.



Mr. Parveen Kumar Gupta - Independent Director

An Associate Company Secretary from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India, New Delhi, and a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers, Mr. Gupta is highly regarded for his rich banking expertise and experience of 37 years.

During his stint at SBI, he held senior positions in different verticals such as retail, risk, compliance, treasury, international banking, investment banking, private equity etc. These positions include MD Retail and Digital Banking where he was instrumental in launching the digital application YONO and overseeing 22,000 branches. He was also MD Compliance and Risk, MD and CEO of SBI Capital Markets and also held the position of CFO. Mr.Gupta has been instrumental in policy formulations at various levels.His expertise resulted in his appointment as a member of many prestigious committees set up by RBI or the Government of India. Among these committees was the Committee on MSMEs set up by RBI under the Chairmanship of Mr.U K Sinha, former Chairman of SEBI in 2019



Meet Our Senior Management



UDAY SUVARNA
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

KARTIK NAGDA
CHIEF BUSINESS OFFICER

VIVEKANAND RAMACHANDRAN
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

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Mr. Vivekanand Ramachandran is the Chief Financial Officer at Hiranandani Financial Services. He has two decades of experience in field of Finance, Accounts and Treasury Services.

Vivekanand is Chartered Accountant, Company Secretary & Cost Accountant by qualification and leads the Finance & Accounts, Financial Planning & Analysis and Treasury functions.

Prior to joining HFS, Vivekanand worked with NeoGrowth Credit Ltd, and was also associated with notable brands like L&T Financial Services, L&T Power, DSP Merrill Lynch, HPCL & NSE.

DHEERAJ MITTAL
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

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Mr. Dheeraj Mittal is the Chief Operating Officer at Hiranandani Financial Services. He has over 20 years of experience in diverse areas of Credit Risk, Retail Banking & Operations, and Technology & Process Management.

As COO at HFS, Dheeraj is responsible for managing the Central & Branch Operations, Information Technology and Administration functions.

Prior to HFS he has been associated with organisations like Reliance Money, IDFC First Bank, HDFC Bank & GE money in varying capacities.

Dheeraj has his Masters in Finance Administration as well as Masters in Commerce from DAVV Indore.

MANISH ODEKA
CHIEF RISK OFFICER

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Mr. Manish Odeka is the Chief Risk Officer at Hiranandani Financial Service, he comes along with 17 years of retail banking experience across multiple disciplines of Risk, Credit, Collections, Operations, Product & Strategy and Financial Planning.

As CRO, Manish will drive the Enterprise Risk Management and will be responsible for laying down and executing the entire risk policy framework, credit underwriting & policy, operational risk, fraud control, collateral management, information security and debt service management.

Prior to joining HFS, Manish has served in leadership roles with various large NBFCs such as Reliance Money & Fullerton India Credit along with an initial stint at ICICI Bank.

Manish is a Chartered Accountant and holds an Executive MBA from the Emeritus Institute, Singapore.