Vaibhav Gupta
CHAIRMAN EMERITUS
Leadership team

Rahul Khosla
Mr. Rahul Khosla
EXECUTIVE PRESIDENT

Mr. Rahul Khosla is a seasoned business leader with deep management experience, broad leadership skills and wide business perspectives, developed over a global career spanning more than thirty years. He is currently President, Max Group and Executive President, Max Financial Services. In addition, he is the Chairman of the Boards of Max India, Max Life Insurance and Max Healthcare. He also serves on the Boards of Max Bupa Health Insurance and Antara Senior Living.

As Group President, Mr. Khosla is the Max Group’s preeminent executive. He is responsible for group strategy, overall management of group capital, performance, human capital, partnerships, governance, policies, brand, reputation and external representation, while deepening the Group’s framework of core values.

Till January 2016, Mr. Khosla was the Managing Director of the erstwhile consolidated Max India Limited. Under his leadership over the past four years, the Max Group has successfully delivered superior financial performance, significantly grown market capitalization, built organizational depth and concluded seminal corporate transactions across its businesses. He has formulated and is leading the implementation of a comprehensive strategic framework across the Group to deliver long-term value.

Before joining Max, Mr. Khosla spent 11 years in Singapore as the Group Head of Products for Visa across Asia Pacific, Central Europe, Middle East and Africa. This was preceded by his role as Chief Operating Officer of Visa for the Asia Pacific region. Prior to Visa, he held several senior roles – Country Head for ANZ Grindlays’ consumer banking businesses in India; Head of Retail Assets, Strategy, Finance and Legal at Bank of America and CFO for the American Express TRS businesses for India and South Asia, eventually going as Business Leader to help set up a pioneering in-house global processing facility for American Express.

Mohit Talwar
Mr. Mohit Talwar
MANAGING DIRECTOR

Mr. Mohit Talwar is the Managing Director of Max Financial Services and Max India. In addition, he is the Vice Chairman of Max Ventures & Industries Limited (MVIL), Chairman of Max Speciality Films and serves on the Boards of Max Life Insurance, Max Healthcare, Max Bupa and Antara Senior Living.

Till January 2016, Mr. Talwar was the Deputy Managing Director of the erstwhile consolidated Max India Limited. In this role, Mr. Talwar led on multiple fronts including effective shareholder alignment – especially with Max Group’s valued joint venture partners, progressing new business opportunities – both organically and inorganically, ensuring appropriate funding arrangements for the Group, optimising capital management and treasury, managing investor and analyst relations and advising management and shareholders on capital market implications.

In his tenure with the Max Group, he has successfully leveraged his strong relationships with institutional investors, hedge funds, banks and private equity firms, and led several complex corporate finance and financial structuring deals to ensure adequate investment and liquidity for the Company’s operations. He spearheaded the setting up of Max Bupa Health Insurance, the Health Insurance Joint Venture of Max India with Bupa.

In addition, he is also responsible for driving synergies across the Max Group and has played a central role in executing key transactions across Group companies. Mr. Talwar has a wealth of experience in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking, and spent 24 years in Wholesale Banking in Standard Chartered, ANZ Grindlays and Bank of Nova Scotia.

Archana Pandey
Ms. Archana Pandey
SR. DIRECTOR, CORPORATE AFFAIRS

Ms. Archana Pandey has over 33 years’ experience in policy advocacy, strategic CSR and diverse stakeholder management. Her role in Max Financial Services is to support the operating businesses by strengthening relationships with the regulatory and government agencies as well as to track the external environment for making pre-emptive and preventive strategies.

In Uttarakhand, she has the overall responsibility of managing high profile government relationships, media & public relations and execution of state specific CSR interventions. She is custodian of Max Finacial Services’ reputation and brand enhancement in the State.Ms. Pandey is a postgraduate from Allahabad University, chairs many forums in FICCI, and works actively with CII both at national and state level.

Sujatha Ratnam
Ms. Sujatha Ratnam
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Ms. Sujatha Ratnam is responsible for Fund Raising for Max Financial Services, managing Treasury and Investment Portfolio, providing advisory services on strategic financial matters related to Corporate Finance and providing support on special projects related to risk and revenue optimization.

Ms. Ratnam has been associated with the Max Group since July 2004.She has over 20 years of experience in the field of Fund Raising, Financial Restructuring and Financial Planning & Analysis. Prior to joining Max Group, she was working with Jubilant Organosys Ltd. as the General Manager – Finance. She started her corporate career with Tata Motors Limited in 1989.

Ms. Ratnam holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

Sandeep_Pathak
Sandeep Pathak
COMPANY SECRETARY

Mr. Sandeep Pathak is responsible for the Secretarial function at Max Financial Services, which includes managing the company law compliances, corporate laws advisory and financial markets.

He has been associated with the Max Group since July 2016 and has over 16 years of experience in the domains of Secretarial, Legal and Finance & Accounts. Prior to joining Max Group, he was working with Sembcorp Green Infra Limited as General Manager – Company Secretary. He has worked with organizations like Avantha Group, Calcom Vision Limited, Jindal Group of Companies and The Motor & General Finance Limited (MGF).

Mr. Pathak holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (Hons.) from Delhi University and is a qualified Company Secretary from Institute of Company Secretaries of India, qualified Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, qualified Cost & Management Accountant from Institute of Cost Accountants of India and a law graduate from Delhi University.