Ms. Abanti Mitra comes with over a decade of rich experience in mass market, microfinance, credit ratings and consulting. She is a director in Positron Services, a boutique consulting firm assisting clients in maximizing performance. She also holds a directorship position in Development Equities Private Limited. She is engaged in consulting assignments with institutions focused on Bottom of Pyramid clients; Marketing Research and Advisory research for wholesale insurance companies; Microfinance Institutions (MFIs) – including incubation, strategic planning, product design, head – hunting and financial advisory (debt & equity); Capacity building needs assessment on behalf of donor agencies and funding institutions. And helps the CSR wings of various corporate and makes an impact. She holds an Masters Degree in Rural Management assessments.
Mr. P. Vijay Bhaskar (DIN: 06629884) [Former Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)] holds a Masters Degree in Commerce, Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management, Pragya and CAIIB. He is an experienced Central Banker with 35 years of experience in policy formulation in RBI with close to 10 years of working at the top management level and is having international exposure as a member of important committees on International Finance. His areas of expertise include Banking and Non-Banking Regulation and Supervision, understanding of dynamics in Domestic and International markets, Risk Management in financial markets. His key strengths are knowledge of various financial products, regulatory environment in India and abroad, immense experience as policy maker and dissecting the market behavior and reaction to various policy initiatives and global perspective on all domestic issues. He is well known in financial circles as an author of a book on derivatives and as head of various committees formed on very sensitive issues pertaining to the sector. He is also known to provide unique institution specific solutions for the issues within the regulatory framework. He was a nominee director of RBI in a leading public sector bank.