LEADERSHIP TEAM
LEADERSHIP TEAM


Abishek is a Director of Catamaran and leads global partnership and private portfolio investments, with 14+ years’ experience. He serves on the board of Prione, Catamaran’s Joint Venture with Amazon, and is a member of the Investment Committee of Blume Ventures, one of India’s leading early stage investment funds. Prior to Catamaran, Abishek founded an angel investment fund and led investments across technology, media, healthcare and education. He began his career with Lehman Brothers in New York working on Mergers & Acquisitions across the technology domain. He is also a shareholder in Anviti, as a nominee of Catamaran Advisors LLP.

Nithyanandan is an Attorney based in Bangalore, with 18+ years’ experience in managing the legal affairs and advising the boards of public blue-chip and prestigious VC funded start-ups. He is a graduate of the NLSIU, Bangalore and licensed to practice in California and India. Currently he is the partner of Brown Tree Consulting, a law firm and director on certain private companies, including Prione Business Services Private Limited, Cloudtail India Private Limited, Xceedance Infotech Private Limited, Gamaya Enterprises Private Limited.

Rakesh has over 28 years of experience across various industries including four years of experience in Insurance broking. Prior to Anviti, Rakesh was the CEO of Aon Global Insurance Brokers Pvt Ltd., India (JV of Aon & Global Insurance Brokers-AGIB). In his earlier role, Rakesh led the Risk Management business of Aon and responsibilities included strategy, operations and all functions of the organization. He is a commerce graduate, holds a Diploma in Computer Applications and is a Graduate Chartered Accountant. He currently holds an IRDAI composite brokers Licentiate certification.

Ashwin has over 16 years of experience, including 12 years in the Insurance industry. Prior to Anviti, Ashwin was with Marsh India Insurance Brokers. He was the Bangalore Operations Head at Marsh and his responsibilities included growth of Private Equity and M&A Practice. He has also worked in various Sales, Practice & Underwriting functions at Aon Global and Tata AIG in the past. He holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration with specialization in sales and marketing. He currently holds an IRDAI composite brokers Licentiate certification.

Ashley comes with over 20 years of corporate experience, out of which the last 15 years have been in the employee benefits space. Prior to Anviti, he was with Global Insurance Brokers where he led the H&B practice. He has also worked with the likes of Kotak Life Insurance, ITC & Xerox Modicorp in the past. He holds a BA degree in Economics and an MMS degree in Marketing.

Ramesh has close to three decades of experience in the Insurance industry. Prior to Anviti, he was with Global Insurance Brokers, where he played the role of EVP handling the Crisis Management & Trade Credit verticals, and the Reinsurance line of business. He has also worked with PINC, Mumbai in the past.

Thomas has over three decades of experience across India and the Middle East including many years in senior management spanning technical/reinsurance management, corporate risk management, and
strategic planning. Prior to Anviti, he has worked with GIC, Tata AIG and
many leading multinational insurance firms in the Middle East.

Ashwani Gaba has 29 years of experience in various verticals of general insurance specifically in Claims Management. He has held various positions at United India Insurance, Reliance General Insurance, and Universal Sompo General Insurance.

Sudhir has three decades of experience in the general insurance industry in India including extensive experience in building strategy and driving business across various geographies including high opportunity markets. Prior to Anviti, he has worked with the Tata AIG and United India.

Abhijit has over 14 years of experience across various fields in the insurance space. He joins us from Prudent where he played the role of VP – Sales Strategy & Placement Head. He has also worked with Marsh & ICICI Lombard in the past. He holds a B.Com degree from Delhi University and an MBA degree in Marketing from Symbiosis.

Sandeep comes with over 15 years of experience in handling marine insurance and managing client relationships. Prior to Anviti he was with Marsh Insurance Brokers where he led the marine practice. He has also worked with ICICI Lombard in the past. He holds a BE degree in Mechanical engineering and an MMS degree in Marketing.

Pradeep Singla

Pradeep is a Risk & Insurance Professional with three decades of experience in Underwriting, Techno marketing, & Claims Management with special reference to Engineering Lines. He was responsible for managing insurance & Risk mitigation functions of large Industrial conglomerates with interest in oil refining, Petrochemicals, construction of Hydel Power plants, Manufacturing & Thermal Power Generation. Prior to Anviti Pradeep has worked with Reliance Industries, Jaiprakash Associates & Oriental Insurance

Yashaswi has more than 10 years of experience and 9 years with the Insurance Industry. Prior to Anviti, Yashaswi was with Global Insurance Brokers. He was part of the risk advisory and insurance syndication services to Construction, Power & Infrastructure clients. Yashaswi has also worked extensively with international and Indian lenders as well as private equity investors for large projects. He is a commerce graduate from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata and MBA from National Insurance Academy, Pune.

Sangram has over 19 years of experience, including 16 years in the Insurance Industry. Prior to Anviti, Sangram worked at DHFL Pramerica as head of Affinity & cross-sell vertical. He previously worked with Royal Sundaram where he has held various positions including National Head – Key Partnerships (Bancassurance), National Head Telesales & D2C. Sangram holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration with specialization in sales and marketing from Institute of Integrated Learning in Management Delhi.

Zubin has over 30 years of experience across various industries, including 12 years in the Insurance industry. Prior to Anviti, Zubin was heading Legal, Compliance, Tax and Admin for Global Insurance Brokers. He was responsible for compliance and liaison with IRDAI at Global Insurance Brokers. A Chartered Accountant and a Law graduate, he has worked with Sippy Group, Schott Glass India Private Limited, Mercantile India Ltd., Nedlloyd Lines, C.C.Chokshi & Co. He currently holds an IRDAI composite brokers Licentiate certification.

Lokanandan has more than 20 years of experience spread across BPO/IT industries. He has global experience of working with industry reputed clients across the geographies of USA, UK, Europe, Middle East and South Asia. He is an Engineer by qualification.

Rajesh has 12 years of experience spanning all aspects of human resources including extensive experience in leveraging technology. His earlier stints were with Mobileum and Sterling Commerce, an AT&T company. He has an engineering degree from IIT, Madras.

With over 12 years of experience across industries she has worked and consulted with corporate groups and start-ups alike. Prior to Anviti, Shreya was with First Advantage and was Director – Marketing, Communications, Product and CSR. She has a Bachelors Degree in Environmental Science, Honours in Literature and Journalism and a Masters Degree in Mass Communications.