Board of Directors

Ramesh Joshi – Non-Executive Chairman

Ramesh Joshi is a graduate in Economics and Law from the University of Nagpur. In his long and illustrious career, he held several leadership positions in the Reserve Bank of India. He has been Nominee Director on behalf of RBI on the Boards of various banks and retired as an Executive Director of SEBI. He has travelled abroad widely and currently is serving as a senior corporate consultant to multiple companies. He is on the Panel of Arbitrators for NSE, BSE, and MCX.

Dinesh Nandwana – Managing Director & Group CEO

Dinesh Nandwana holds a Chartered Accountant degree from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He drives and oversees the overall business at Vakrangee since its inception in 1990. He has been instrumental in moulding Vakrangee from a modest consultancy company to a prominent force to be reckoned with. He has scaled the Company to a new orbit of growth. Astute and dynamitic leadership qualities back his vast experience. Under his vision, the Company has set a track record for consistent and sustainable growth. As a frontrunner of the organisation, he ensures a tone of integrity and ethics across the operations and establishes the highest standards of corporate governance.

Dr. Nishikant Hayatnagar – Director – Research & Development

Dr. Nishikant Hayatnagarkar is a Doctorate in Computer Science from IIT Powai, Mumbai and is associated with the Company since 1994. He is a wellknown personality in the field of microchip designing. He has also developed a voice recognition system, which was widely used in various applications like Tele Banking, Tele Gas Booking, amongst others. and has also designed and developed a multi-lingual Keyboard and was a consultant to Media Labs Asia - Kamal Rekhi School for Information Technology (IIT Mumbai) for development of Multi-lingual data input device - Marathi language Key Board (Key - Lekh) and E-Lekh (Tablet based Marathi language Input).

Sunil Agarwal – Non-Executive Independent Director

Sunil Agarwal has completed his Bachelor of Commerce and has over 35 years of strong experience in business management and administration. He is a successful businessman with good leadership qualities to control massive projects and explore new business opportunities.

B. L. Meena – Non-Executive Independent Director

B. L. Meena has rich experience of having worked in different Government departments, including being Chief Commercial Manager NW Railway Jaipur of Indian Railway Traffic Service where he served for 28 years.

Avinash Vyas – Non-Executive Independent Director

Avinash Vyas has extensive experience in audit certification for externally aided projects funded by foreign agencies such as the World Bank and its extended arms, JICA-japan international cooperation agency, KFW Germany amongst others. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Commerce and is L.L.B. (professional) which adds to his business acumen.

Sujata Chattopadhyay – Non-Executive Independent Director

Sujata Chattopadhyay is a Fellow member of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India and the Institute of Company Secretaries of India and an Insolvency Professional. She has 30 years of rich experience across various industries and geographies. Presently in full-time practice as a Company Secretary. She is an Independent Director at Polygenta Technologies Limited, Arysta Lifescience India, Steel Exchange India Limited, and Industrial Investment Trust Limited, IITL Projects Limited and Resident Director of Felguera Gruas India Private Limited.

Ranbir Datt – Nominee Director

Ranbir Datt has joined Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) as Assistant Administrative Officer in 1984. He worked as the Head of various channels in LIC of India viz., Department of Pension & Group Superannuation, Bancassurance, Micro Insurance, Office Service & Estates amongst others. He also worked in LICs vertical like LIC Housing Finance Ltd and LIC Nomura Mutual Fund. He was also in charge of two most significant Divisions at Nagpur and Karnal. He has experience of training at Director level. He has retired as Executive Director of Corporate Planning/New Projects.

Anil Khanna – Non-Executive Director

Mr Anil Khanna is currently the Non-Executive Director. Prior to Vakrangee, he has been in the position of Managing Director of Blue Dart Express Limited. He has 40 years of experience in various industries and has been with Blue Dart since 1992. Under his leadership and guidance, Blue Dart was able to broaden its strategic focus from being an air express company to a full-fledged logistics organisation, offering a wide range of products and services, as well as Industry specific solutions in air and ground express segments.

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