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Affordable Housing Finance

Board Members

Mr. Arvind Hali, Managing Director & CEO

Mr. Arvind Hali is an effectual leader with rich & diverse expertise and a proven track record in launching companies, business units, innovative products and services within the Retail Lending Space.

His ability to lead large teams to reach out to the masses, helping them with their financial requirements by using out-of-box approach is credited to his cross functional experience across Retail Lending, SME lending, Mortgages and Housing Finance areas.

In the past, Mr. Hali has headed Intec Capital Limited as the President, managing the entire operations. As the CEO of AU Financiers (India) Limited, he led the MSME & Structured Finance lending businesses for the company. Further, he has held several key positions including, COO for Capri Global Capital Limited, EVP & Head – Retail Assets & Credit Cards Group for Dhanlaxmi Bank Ltd, Group Business Head – Home Loans, Mortgages, SME & CV/CE Loans for Reliance Capital Ltd, and National Sales Head – Home Loans & LAP for Standard Chartered Bank to name a few.

Mr. RV Verma, Non-Executive Director

Mr. RV Verma brings with him rich experience of 35 years in the financial sector, including more than 25 years with a Regulatory body (NHB) in the Housing, Mortgage finance and Real Estate sector.

Besides working with RBI, Mr Verma has held a number of challenging leadership positions in course of his service career, which include CMD, NHB, first MD & CEO and Chairman of CERSAI and Central Registrar, Officiating Chairman and Whole Time Member-Finance at the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA), Chairman of the Asia-Pacific Union for Housing Finance (APUHF) (elected by member countries), and first Chairman of the Board of IMGC. He also served on a number of Committees appointed by the Government of India and RBI, and played a seminal role in the formulation and implementation of various national level schemes and programmes on affordable and low-income housing, including resource mobilization from the domestic and international markets.

Driven by passion and commitment, Mr Verma led a number of innovative sectoral Initiatives, such as Securitisation, Mortgage Guarantee, implementation and expansion of Urban and Rural Housing Funds, Residex, Credit Guarantee Trust Fund for Low and informal sector housing, etc. Mr Verma is currently engaged as Consultant to the World Bank Group for housing and mortgage sector.

Ms. Raakhe Kapoor Tandon, Non-Executive Director

Raakhe’s mission is to offer the housing solutions to fulfill the affordable home ownership dreams of low income group. She endeavours to build a comprehensive organisation driven by innovation, creativity, and the finest quality human capital with an Owner-Manager-Partner entrepreneurial ethos.

Raakhe has imbibed extensive learning in finance, management, and entrepreneurial leadership. She inherits the business acumen from her Father, Mr. Rana Kapoor, Founder & Managing Director of Yes Bank Ltd., a new age Private Indian Bank.

Dr. Manoj Vaish, Non-Executive Director

Dr. Manoj Vaish brings a wealth of experience of more than 30 years in Financial & Capital Markets. After graduating from prestigious Shri Ram College of Commerce, he completed his M.B.A. (Gold Medalist) and Ph.D. from FMS, Delhi University.

He has held several prominent positions including Executive Director & CEO of Bombay Stock Exchange, President & CEO of Dun & Bradstreet India, Managing Director & CEO of NSDL Database Management Ltd. and Managing Director & CEO of MCX. He has been with leading MNC Banks, Deutsche & ANZ Grindlays, in Treasury & Investment Banking previously.

He has served on several committees and boards including SEBI’s committee on Corporate Governance, Primary & Secondary Market Advisory Committees of SEBI, Working Committee of World Federation of Exchanges & South Asian Federation of Exchanges and Boards of CDSL, SBI Securities, Mirae AMC and BOI Shareholding.

Mr Brijesh Kumar Gupta, Independent Director

Mr Gupta has an experience of more than 33 years in serving the nation in Indian Police Service. He joined the services in November 1979 as Deputy Superintendent of Police, Mizoram and got retired from the services as a Commissioner of Police, Delhi in July 2012. He got felicitated with many awards and accolades from the Government of India during his long service tenure.

Lt Gen (Retd) Dr S P Kochhar, Independent Director

Dr. S P Kochhar has served on Board of PSUs as Independent Director.

He has an experience of 39 years in Army and India Inc. at leadership positions. He is presently working as Chief Executive Officer, Telecom Sector Skill Council and brings expertise in Strategic Planning and Management, ICT, Human Resources Development, Project Management and Academia.

He has served Army at designations of Signal Officer in Chief, ADG (Personnel Services) and DDG (Project Management Office Plan AREN) to bring along intensive experience and knowledge in directing ICT, Electronic & Cyber, proliferation of ICT projects, formulation and implementation of HR policies and implementation of mega communication projects. These resulted in successful induction of Greenfield concepts, establishing vocational training centers, undertaking innovative measures to channelize skills of Army personnel in civil nation building and pioneering academic empowerment projects.

He has held strategic positions like Advisor/ Member/ Director/ Chairman with Professional Bodies like UPSC, NBA, ESDM, MSME, BEL, ITI, ECIL, Joint Electronic Warfare Sub Committee, IGNOU, AIMA, Jamia Islamia Univ, Oriental Univ, Amity Univ, and BITS Pilani.