Mr. Sanjay Tibrewala – Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Sanjay Tibrewala has been associated with Phoenix since 2008. He is a Chartered Accountant, Cost Accountant and Company Secretary with more than 20 years of post- qualification experience in the area of finance. During his career he gained valuable experience across diverse sectors namely manufacturing, banking & financial services and travel services.
Sanjay is well versed with financial and management reporting, taxation, secretarial, operations, etc. He has been involved with strategic planning, policy formulation and setting up and implementing internal controls, at various stages of his career with various corporates viz. Kores (India) Ltd., International Bestfoods Ltd, Deutsche Bank Group, Edelweiss Capital Ltd., Thomas Cook (India) Ltd and Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited.
Mr. Ajay Walimbe – Head - Acquisition & Company Secretary
Mr. Ajay Walimbe is associated with Phoenix ARC Private Limited for over last 10 years and looks into Corporate Advisory, Secretarial and Compliance. He is part of core management team of the company and involved in day to day decision makings. Ajay is a qualified Company Secretary, a law graduate and has acquired masters' degree in commerce with Finance & Accounting. He is also qualified as Insolvency Resolution Professional of IBBI. He has diverse professional experience over 27 years having spent as a Company Secretary & in-house counsel with various Muti-National Companies including Novartis, Thyssenkrupp, Fiat and DHL.
Mr. K.B Ajit – Head Resolution
Ajit has over 26 years of experience in the legal profession covering entire spectrum of law including corporate funding, restructuring, and litigation. He also has been corporate legal adviser as an inhouse counsel. Ajit is post graduate in Arts and holds degree in law.
Ms. Gauri Bhatkal – Chief Financial Officer
Gauri is a Commerce graduate and a Chartered Accountant. She also holds a degree in law from Mumbai University. She has an experience of over 13 years in the banking and financial service industry. She is well versed with all aspects of financial and management reporting, taxation, finance, operations etc.
Gauri started her career with HDFC Bank Ltd in the Finance team and has grown from there working across different divisions like Costing, MIS and Budgeting. She was involved in Management and regulatory reporting for the Credit Card and Auto loans portfolio of the bank.
Before joining Phoenix in 2009, Gauri had a short stint with a manufacturing company Lexi Pens Pvt Ltd where she was involved in the setting up and implementing the operations and accounting process and was responsible for management reporting.