• Anuj Mathur

    Chief Executive Officer

    Anuj Mathur

    Chief Executive Officer

    Anuj is a founding member of the Company having joined in 2007 to lead Legal, Compliance & Risk and Corporate Governance, before becoming the CFO in 2009 and later on taking over as the CEO of the Company on 1st July 2015.

    He has over 22 years of experience and has been associated with the Indian Life Insurance industry for the last 15 years. Anuj started his career with the treasury and investment management function with Maruti Suzuki Ltd. and has experience across automobile, IT and telecom sectors in Finance, Risk and Corporate Governance areas.

    He is a fellow member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Institute of Company Secretaries of India, associate member of Institute of Cost Accountants of India and a Commerce graduate from Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University.

  • Anurag Jain

    Chief Investment Officer

    Anurag Jain

    Chief Investment Officer

    Anurag is an investment professional with over 15 years of extensive experience and has been with our company for more than six years.

    Prior to his current role, he was heading Equity investments at our company. Anurag has played a key role in strengthening the company’s Fund Performance with the objective of maximizing shareholder and policyholder return. He leads a team of highly qualified and motivated fund managers and analysts. The company has delivered strong and consistent fund performance across all unit-linked portfolios and demonstrates strong CAGR out performance over benchmarks.

    Anurag is a Chemical Engineer with a Post Graduate in Management from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Calcutta.

  • Shalabh Saxena

    Head - Marketing & Customer Retention

    Shalabh Saxena

    Head - Marketing & Customer Retention

    Shalabh is a founder member & currently looks after the key portfolios of Marketing, Customer Retention, Business Planning, PR & CSR. An MBA in Marketing, from B K School of Business Management Ahmedabad, he has previously worked with Standard Chartered Bank and ING Life Insurance.

    He brings with him a strong retail financial experience of 20+ years in Consumer Banking & Life Insurance Industry. Through his career, he has run large profit centre & SBU's across various business lines in the Life Insurance & Retail Banking Industry. Core competence & exposure revolves around Distribution set up & handling sales in large business environment, Marketing, Strategic Planning, Customer Retention, Alliances & Acquisitions, Channel Relationship Management, Market Expansion & Distribution Strategy, Customer Service & Operations.

    Shalabh is a self driven professional and brings a high level of energy, dedication and integrity to the job with a clear focus towards achievement of organizational goals.

  • Rishi Mathur

    Head - Products and Strategy

    Rishi Mathur

    Head - Products and Strategy

    Rishi has been with the organisation for more than five years now. He is responsible for the end-to-end product strategy and also for the overall strategy of the Company.

    Rishi has more than 18 years of work experience. Before joining Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance, he has worked with Bharti Axa Life Insurance, Stern Stewart & Co and Arthur Andersen Business Consulting. He is an experienced insurance professional with experience in product development, marketing, customer management, strategy and business consulting. He holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from IIM, Calcutta and a Bachelors of Technology from IIT, Delhi.

  • Vikas Anand

    Chief Compliance Officer

    Vikas Anand

    Chief Compliance Officer

    Vikas Anand is a Chartered Accountant. He is responsible for developing and managing a compliance and legal framework and providing business enabling solutions. He is also responsible for the delivery of risk-based audits and establishing international best practices.

    Prior to this current role, Vikas was with Ernst & Young, for over 11 years, including 4 years with Ernst & Young UK . Vikas has advised his clients on various matters including audits, risk and controls, regulatory compliance and guidance under Indian and UK GAAP.

  • Vikas Gupta

    Chief of Internal Audit

    Vikas Gupta

    Chief of Internal Audit

    Vikas Gupta is a Chartered Accountant, and has completed CISA and CPA (USA). He is responsible for delivery of risk-based audits as per the audit plan approved by the Audit Committee.

    Prior to his current role, he was the AVP (Internal audit) with ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company Limited. Vikas has over 10 years of experience in the consulting, banking, financial services, insurance industry.

  • Sachin Dutta

    Chief Risk Officer

    Sachin Dutta

    Chief Risk Officer

    Sachin has been with the organisation since July 2008. He is responsible for developing and implementing the risk management framework in line with regulatory requirements and international best practices, develop and implement risk policies, risk appetite, standards and methodologies to support effective management of risk in the organization.

    Sachin took over the role of Chief Risk Officer in March 2015. He has over 12 years of experience in various domains of risk management & internal controls. He has previously worked with Fidelity Business Services and EXL services.com, as a part of their respective risk management functions in India.

    Sachin is an applied sciences graduate from University of Delhi and also holds 'B' Level Master's Diploma in Computer Applications from National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT).

  • Tarannum Hasib

    Head Sales

    Tarannum Hasib

    Head Sales

    Tarannum Hasib has over 18 years of cross functional experience in Financial, Retail Sales, Corporate Sales, Business Development, Building Sales Model and Strategy for Retail and Commercial business of Life Insurance and Non-Life Insurance companies. In her previous role, she served as Head of Bancassurance & Alliances & Rural at Max Bupa Health Insurance and was responsible for many corporate agency tie-ups. Prior to joining Max Bupa Health Insurance, she was heading Employee Benefits business at Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance.

    She is an expert in P&L/ROI Accountability, Relationship Management, Sales & Marketing, Market Intelligence and Revenue Maximization.

    A Chartered Accountant and an associate member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, she also holds a Bachelors Degree in Commerce from Narsee Monjee College of Commerce & Economics.

  • Kiran Yadav

    Head - Human Resources

    Kiran Yadav

    Head - Human Resources

    A seasoned HR professional with over 17 years of experience, Kiran has spent over 12 years in the Insurance sector. She has worked in complex business environments and possesses ability to work on intricate business issues.

    She is an experienced professional in job evaluation, talent acquisition, designing and conducting assessment centers, learning interventions, benefit planning, reward strategy, benchmarking and designing policies, organizational development and performance management planning aligned to organization philosophy and principles.

    In her previous role, she worked as Deputy Director - HR at PNB Metlife India Insurance Co Ltd. Prior to that she worked with Aviva Life Insurance and GE Capital in various roles in the HR function.

    A graduate in Industrial Relations, Economics and Sociology from St Josephs College Bangalore, she also holds a Masters in Labour laws and Labour welfare from Pune University and a full time MBA in Personnel Management and Human Resources from Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies, Pune.

  • Gaurav Seth

    Chief Financial Officer

    Gaurav Seth

    Chief Financial Officer

    Gaurav Seth is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 17 years of experience across sales and finance domains. He has over 14 years of experience in finance including 10 years in insurance sector which includes managing controllers shop, financial planning. In his previous roles, he has handled the responsibility of sales leadership role driving the employee benefits, mortgage life insurance and micro insurance initiatives. During his latest stint at HSBC Insurance Hong Kong, he was responsible for supporting the management of the 4 Joint-Ventures for HSBC Insurance.

    Prior to that he worked at Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance for over 7 years and handled senior level roles in finance and sales.

  • Vatsala Sameer

    Company Secretary

    Vatsala Sameer

    Company Secretary

    Vatsala was appointed as the Company Secretary of the Company in March 2015. She was working in the Corporate Governance function since March 2011 and has handled the various corporate governance responsibilities since then, including the successful implementation of the new Companies Act.

    She is an Associate member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India and a law graduate. She has around 15 years of work experience across compliance, legal & governance functions. Before joining the Company, she has worked with Escorts Finance Limited, Max New York Life Insurance and Ballarpur Industries Ltd.

  • Akshay Dhand

    Appointed Actuary

    Akshay Dhand

    Appointed Actuary

    Akshay has been with this organisation for close to six years. In Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance, he initially joined as the head of the pricing team and in his last role was heading the corporate actuarial team.

    Akshay has close to 13 years of work experience. Before joining this organisation, Akshay worked with Deloitte and HSBC Life in the UK. He has extensive experience in all areas of actuarial domain such as valuation, pricing, business planning, experience analysis, risk management, capital management, modelling, reinsurance and ALM.

    He holds a Masters in Actuarial Science with Distinction from City University, London and a Bachelors in Mathematics from St Stephen's College, Delhi. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of UK & India.