The exemplary leadership showcased by our senior management team provides a sharper management focus to the company. It accelerates the decision-making process and carves out our strategic goals, thereby delivering long-term aspirations for the business.
Mr. Dinesh Nandwana has about 27+ years of business experience. He drives and
oversees the overall business at Vakrangee since its inception in 1990.
He is fully committed and would continue to play an active role in the Business
strategy and operations.
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
His vast experience is backed by astute and dynamitic leadership qualities. Under his
vision, the Company has set a track record for consistent and sustainable growth.
As a front-runner of the organisation, he ensures a tone of integrity and ethics across the
operations and establishes the highest standards of corporate governance.
Has received a memento from the former Honorable President of India, Late Shri
Shankar Dayal Sharma in 1996.
Recipient of the ‘CA Business Leader - SME (3rd Rank)’ award by the Institute of
Chartered Accountants of India for the year 1997.
Holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Rajasthan University and a Chartered
Accountant degree from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Managing Director & Group CEO
Mr. Anil Khanna has joined Vakrangee as Managing Director & Group CEO w.e.f. 25th January 2019. Prior to Vakrangee he has been at the position of Managing Director of Blue Dart Express Limited with effect from 21st February 2007.
He has 40 years of experience in various industries and has been with Blue Dart since 1992 and he moved to the position of Managing Director since 2007.
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 organization offering a wide range of products and services, as well as Industry specific solutions in air and ground express segments. He was also responsible for developing business potential, driving strong revenue growths and enhancing service quality. He has proven his capabilities in leading his team to achieve exceptional business results.
In his tenure as the Managing Director at Blue Dart, he has been awarded various leadership awards, amongst others these include:-
- "Outstanding Entrepreneur Award" by the Asia-Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards
- "CEO with HR Orientation Award" by Global HR Excellence Awards at the World HRD Congress Meet
- "Glory of India Award" by the Institute of Economic Studies
- "Responsible Business Leader" by the Responsible Business Awards
- "CEO of the Year" by CMO Asia Awards for Excellence in Branding & Marketing
- "CEO of the Year" by the National Quality Excellence Awards
- "Exemplary CEO of the Year" by the Global HR Excellence Awards
He was also ranked as one of "India’s Best CEOs" by Business Today
He is a graduate from St Stephen's College, Delhi and holds an MBA degree in Marketing and Finance from UBS, Chandigarh.
Dr. Nishikant Hayatnagarkar
Director – R&D
Dr. Nishikant Hayatnagarkar is a Doctorate in Computer Science from IIT, Powai, Mumbai. He is associated
with the company since 1994. He is a well-known personality in the field of microchip designing. He has
developed a voice recognition system, which is widely used in various applications like Tele Banking, Tele Gas
Booking etc. He has also designed & developed Multilingual Keyboard and is consultant to Media Labs Asia
– Kamal Rekhi School for Information Technology (IIT Mumbai) for development of Multilingual data input
device – Marathi language Key Board (Key – Lekh) and E-Lekh (Tablet based Marathi language Input).
CEO – eCommerce
Mr. Sumit Jain joined Vakrangee as Sr. Vice President and is heading the eCommerce vertical. Mr. Jain joined Vakrangee Limited from Barclays, where he worked in equity research division of the investment bank and covered Indian and Indonesian banking sectors. Prior to Barclays, he worked with Credit Suisse and Intel Corporation in USA for over a span of 6 years. Mr. Jain received an MBA from Stern School of Business at New York University. He also holds a B. Tech degree in Computer Science from Indian institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay.
CEO – eGovernance
Mr. Rajeev Ranjan joined Vakrangee as Sr. Vice President and Head – eGovernance. Mr. Ranjan is a Post-graduate and former Tata group senior executive, having vast experience with excellent record of delivering simultaneous National level, large scale and mission–critical projects, on time and within budget. Former Chief Executive Officer, with Vakrangee e-Solutions INC. at Manila, Philippines, he has led 8500 strong team of professionals and technical resources to deliver world-class and high-quality Land Registration project for Government of Philippines.
He has demonstrated superlative IT service delivery for most acclaimed projects for Government of India in Population Census management, PDS management, MCA 21, IGNOU management, Electoral management systems, Artisans Computerization.
Rahul Dev Pal
CEO – Banking Business
Mr. Rahul Dev Pal an economics graduate has a rich experience of almost 26 years in the field of sales and marketing. Starting his career with HCL he went on to work with companies like Xerox, Pertech Computers , BPL and Godrej. His last assignment in Godrej was as a National Head. He has, from the very beginning of his career, has dealt with different Government departments and has done a lot of work in the BFSI segment. He has an in-depth knowledge of the banking segment and has been working in this segment at Vakrangee in the capacity of Senior Vice President.
CEO - Insurance
Mr. Harish Mani is a commerce graduate with PGDRM from IRMA. He has 14+ years of rich experience in Insurance & Micro-Finance Industry. Prior to joining Vakrangee he worked for Bharti Axa Life Insurance company for 8 years in various functions like distribution finance, channel development etc. where he worked on distribution blueprint, strategy, planning and cost management. Prior to Bharti Axa Life he worked for ICICI Lombard General Insurance company for 4+ years as product manager handling Two Wheeler and Retail Motor-Health verticals at different points of time. He worked on digital systems like ICICI Lombard Point of Sale (ILPOS) which is an pioneering industry leading application for policy issuance today.
CEO - Financial Services
Mr. Sanjeet Mahajan joined Vakrangee as Head – Financial & Other Services in October 2017.
He is responsible to build the Retail & SME Loans, Mutual Fund & Other Allied businesses at Vakrangee Ltd.
Prior to joining Vakrangee, Mr. Mahajan was associated with HDFC Bank for over 2 decades
and served across multiple roles.
In his last assignment as a Vice President at HDFC Bank, Mr. Mahajan was responsible to drive over all business and operations for some of the largest metro Retail branches of HDFC Bank.
CEO - ATM
Mr. Rajesh Bhojwani joined Vakrangee as Executive Vice President and is heading the ATM vertical. Mr. Bhojwani joined Vakrangee Limited from HDFC Bank Ltd, where he had worked in ATM, SME Lending and Retail Branch Banking division for over 12 years. His last assignment at HDFC Bank was Head – ATM Business Process. Prior to HDFC Bank, he worked with Chola MS General Insurance Company Ltd and Dewan Housing Finance Corp Ltd (DHFL) for over a span of 5 years. Mr. Bhojwani is Post Graduate (Construction & Project Management) from CEPT University, Ahemdabad. He also holds a B.E. (Civil) degree from DDIT, Nadiad, Gujarat.