Group Management


Mr. Chandir Gidwani - Chairman

Mr. Gidwani is the Founder of Centrum Capital Ltd. He is a member of various Industry associations such as FICCI, CII, etc. and is also on the board of many leading companies.

Mr P. R. Kalyanaraman – Managing Director

Mr. Kalyanaraman has more than 38 years of experience in banking and financial services. Prior to Centrum, he was the Executive Director of Federal Bank and General Manager of Bank of India.

Rajnish Bahl - Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer – Group Retail Financial Services
Mr. Bahl has more than 20 years of experience in banking and financial services. Previously, he was Regional Head of Distribution, HSBC Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and was also Managing Director and Head - Retail Bank, HSBC India.

Rajendra Naik – Managing Director - Investment Banking

Mr. Naik has more than 15 years of experience in equity structuring and debt finance structuring, and placement. He has established long-term relationships with corporate houses, banks, mutual funds and private equity funds.

S. K. Verma – Head, Debt Syndication

Mr. Verma has more than 40 years of experience in banking and financial services sector. Previously, Head - Large Corporate Vertical of Union Bank of India.

K Sandeep Nayak - Executive Director & CEO
, Broking
Mr. Nayak has more than 20 years of experience in capital markets including retail broking, private client services and portfolio management, retail distribution and franchisee development. Previously, he was Head - Retail Broking and Wealth Management at HSBC InvestDirect Ltd.

T.C. Guruprasad Managing Director, Foreign Exchange
Mr. Guruprasad has 16 years of experience in foreign exchange services. Prior to joining Centrum, he was with LKP Forex Ltd.

Deepa Poncha – Head, HR

Ms. Poncha has more than 20 years of experience in the human resources field. Previously, headed the human resources function at Tata Housing Development Co. and P&O Nedlloyd (India) Ltd.