CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Chief Executive Officer
Santosh Dadheech brings three decades of experience to Edelweiss spanning business, finance, commodity supply chain management and accounting amongst others. His long term vision involves leveraging technology to institutionalize the credit and service solutions to entire commodity ecosystem offered by EAVCL and thereby, create a niche within the Indian agricultural and commodity sector. Santosh is a qualified Chartered Accountant.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Chief Financial Officer
Deepak Mundra has extensive experience of more than two decades in the fields like Corporate Finance, Treasury, Fixed Income, Foreign Exchange Risk Management, Management Accounting, Taxation, Accounting etc, He has worked across various industries including Financial Services, Agriculture, Textiles and Cement. He is well networked with people in and around financial services, banks, mutual funds, rating agencies etc. Before moving to EAVCL he has been heading Resources (Group Treasury) function for Edelweiss Group. Deepak is a qualified Chartered Accountant.
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Chief Operating Officer
Rakesh has a rich experience of over 20 years in the areas of Operations, Finance, Compliance & Risk domain with leading organizations within Financial & Commodity Services. His experience in the Investment banking, Commodity Exchange Trading, Business operations & Strategic decision making across various organizations and functions has given him immense experience in the various facets of the BFSI domain through diversified roles in multiple demographics and domain segments. Rakesh has done his Masters from Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati University & Company Secretary ship from ICSI and is also a Law graduate.
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT - Projects
Senior Vice President - Projects
Meher has over two decades of rich experience in financial services and commodities verticals holding key portfolios in the operations and technology functions of leading commodity exchanges in India. Meher is a qualified Chartered Accountant and holds a Diploma in Management Studies.
CHIEF CREDIT BUSINESS OFFICER
Pankaj has over two decades of rich experience in financial services and commodities verticals. He has worked with MNCs holding key portfolios in the commodity procurement and commodity finance functions. He is a management graduate from IIT Bombay and heads the Credit Business at Edelweiss Agri Value Chain.
HEAD - BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Head - Business Development
Ram has over two decades of rich experience in commodities and agri input ecosystem. He has worked with reputed companies holding key portfolios in warehousing, collateral management, logistics and commodity financing. He has in depth knowledge of market dynamics and specialises in business development activities related to client acquisition & client servicing across Pan India. In Edelweiss he heads warehousing & collateral management business and manages a large team of business development team Pan India.
Mahesh Chandra Misra
HEAD - AUDIT AND SURVEILLANCE
M C Mishra
Head – Audit and Surveillance
M C Mishra is a seasoned Warehousing professional having vast domain expertise and is in the Warehousing arena for more than 43 years. His long association with Govt and private warehousing companies like Central Warehousing Corporation, National Bulk Handling Corporation has helped him gain an all-rounded experience in scientific storage of Agri. Commodities and related warehousing activities. With his experience and expertise we will continuously strive at improving the standard of scientific storage and inventory management in EAVCL Warehouses.
HEAD - RESEARCH
Head - Research
Ms Prerana Desai works as a Head of Research for Edelweiss Agri Value Chain Limited. She has been doing commodity research for last 22 year. She has done Research for all value participants including manufacturer, trader, commodity broker, commodity Exchange and now for the commodity value chain management company EAVCL. Her research methods includes the first hand crop survey to the global demand and supply analysis for price forecast of Indian commodities. She also has a good hands on knowledge on derivative and currency markets. She regularly writes in national economic News papers and appears on Business TV channels.
HEAD - COLLATERAL MANAGEMENT
Head - Collateral Management
Shekar has over 2 decades of overall experience in the field of Banking comprising Credit and Operations. Additionally, he has over a decade of specific experience in the core domain of Commodities in both Business and Operations, having worked with most of the major players in the Sector. In Edelweiss, he takes care of Collateral Management aspect of the business including liaisoning with the Bankers and other lending agencies. He is a Post Graduate in Commerce from Mumbai University and is a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers. He also holds a Diploma in Administrative Management from the NMIMS, Mumbai.
HEAD - OPERATIONS
Head - Operations
Manish Ajmera brings in more than 30 years experience in handling Operations, Financial Services, Compliance and Risk Management, holding key positions in financial services sector companies. Manish is a qualified Chartered Financial Analyst, Cost Accountant and Company Secretary.
CHIEF RISK OFFICER
Chief Risk Officer
Viraj is a graduate in Commerce from the University of Mumbai and holds a Masters in Management Studies (MMS) from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute (Mumbai). In his current position, he is responsible for managing Credit and Operations Risk of EAVCL. Viraj has a rich experience of over 10 years in the Risk domain. Prior to EAVCL, he was associated with organisations like HDFC Bank and Bank of Bahrain & Kuwait (Mumbai) managing Credit Risk for clients from industries like Agriculture, Food Processing, Real Estate and Iron and Steel.
WAREHOUSE OPERATIONS CONTROLLER
Warehouse Operations Controller
He has more than 30 years of experience in Supply Chain Management across various industries Chemicals,Glassware,Commodities.He was responsible for developing highly reliable SCM operations.Prior to this he has 9 years experience in managing SCM of Agri commodities.
COMMERCIAL OPERATIONS HEAD
Commercial Operations Head
Mr. Fredy Nadirshah works as Head of Commercial Operations for Edelweiss Agri Value Chain Ltd (EAVCL). He has re- engineered processes & SOPs to achieve operational efficiencies & controls in the entire funding system of Agri Value Chain Business as well as Export & Import Trade on behalf of clients which EAVCL has mastered into. He is instrumental in culturizing the risk & margin importance. All the trade payments of EAVCL gets approved by Fredy. Before moving to EAVCL he had experience of over 24 years mastering various operational aspects of Export & Import trade with one of the most reputed MNC in Agri Trading having presence across Globe.
PRODUCT HEAD - EXPORT IMPORT
Product Head - Export Import
A management strategist with nearly 35 year of achievement and demonstrated success in Globally renewed Industrial Group Tata exports limited, Dewas, Ruchi soya industries limited Indore, Reliance logistics limited , Chennai, Ambika Solves Indore in Agro commodity Export/import Business of, Grain and oil seed trade. With the expertise in international commodity market in far east, middle east, west and east Africa ,America and south America, Canada etc
PRODUCT HEAD - OIL
Product Head - Oil
Sunil is heading the Edible Oil division in Edelweiss Agri Value chain Ltd . He has experience of more than 20 Years in Oil seed & edible oil Business and has worked with MNC’s & leading Indian agro companies with trading & marketing Profile . He specialises in Edible Oil Import, Domestic Trading , along with Knowledge of exchange and Currency hedging mechanism. He is a Post graduate In Management studies from Symbiosis Pune, with specialisation in Marketing.
COMMODITY HEALTH MANAGEMENT - HEAD
Commodity Health Management - Head
Carrying rich experience of more than 19 years in Pest management domain and handled key portfolios in topmost & core pest management companies. Comes from Agricultural Science stream. Having completed specialized courses on Fumigation/Urban Integrated Pest Management through CFTRI, Mysore and Purdue University, U.S.
Head – Quality Assurance & TQM
Head – Quality Assurance & TQM
Madhav Dewoolkar is surveyor by profession with over 43 years of experience in field inspection and laboratory analysis. He is a senior quality auditor registered with the UK-based International Register of accreditation (IRCA) and an authorized tutor for Total Quality Management ( TQM). He has earlier served with SGS, the leading inspection, verification, testing and certifications organization for over 30 years. Madhav has done his Masters in Chemistry and is a Post Graduate in Food & Drugs Technology.