Mr.Janki Ballabh, an eminent banker and former Chairman of the State Bank of India and State Bank Group, has vast experience and expertise in finance, banking and corporate management.
He is presently a Director on the Boards of Tata AIG Life Insurance Co. Ltd., Tata Capital Ltd., Tata Capital Housing Finance Ltd., Tata Capital Financial Services Ltd., and Tata AIG General Insurance Company Ltd. In addition to his general corporate experience, his vast and rich experience, consistent with Nucleus strategy, provides strategic and operational excellence to the Company and a capability to drive innovation.
Mr. Janki Ballabh joined the Board of Directors of Nucleus Software Exports Ltd. in November 2008.
Mr. Vishnu R. Dusad is one of the main founders of Nucleus Software Exports Ltd. and has served as a Director since the inception of the Company. Mr. Dusad completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi and has been associated with the development of the software industry in India since 1983 as an entrepreneur. He was appointed Managing Director of the Company in January 1997. Mr. Dusad has enriched Nucleus with his technology background and 28 years of valuable professional experience in the exciting space of Information Technology Solutions for the BFSI sector. He has a deep commitment to making a difference in the lives of fellow Nucleites, and through Nucleus, to the world around. His success in concluding business deals for implementing Nucleus Products globally owes much to a deep sensitivity to cross-cultural nuances. His experience encompasses areas of software development, creation of strategic alliances, business development, and strategic planning.
Mr. Dusad attributes the success of Nucleus to teamwork, entrepreneurial skills and the ability to leverage opportunities in the marketplace.Mr. Prithvi Haldea
Mr. Prithvi Haldea did his MBA from Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani in 1971. Over the next 18 years, he worked at senior positions in the corporate sector in the areas of exports, consulting and advertising. During late 70s and early 80s, he was also associated with the information industry and, among various activities, worked as a consultant with The World Bank and the U.S Department of Commerce.
In 1989, Mr. Haldea set up PRIME Database, the country’s first and still the only database on the primary capital market. It has a large subscriber base, and is widely reported by the media. Mr. Haldea is a visiting faculty at several institutions and has addressed hundreds of conferences in India and aboard.
Mr. Haldea is presently the Member of the Government’s Standing Council of Experts for the Financial Sector, Board of Governors of Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, and Member of the Quality Review Board-ICAI. He is also a member of several committees including SEBI Primary Market Advisory Committee, SEBI Committee for Reviewing Disclosures and Application Form in Public Issues, ICSI Standing Committee for Development of a Model for Assessing Corporate Governance, Listing Advisory Committee of NSE and Delisting Committee of DSE. Mr. Haldea is the Chairman of PHDCCI Capital Markets Committee and Chairman of the ASSOCHAM’s National Council for Capital Markets. He is an Advisor to the Association of Investment Bankers of India and to Gaja Capital Pvt. Ltd.
In the past, Mr. Haldea has served, among others, as a Board Member of the Central Listing Authority-SEBI, First Trustee of the Pension Fund Regulatory & Development Authority, Central Government Nominee on the Governing Council of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Central Government Nominee on the Governing Council of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Finance Minister’s High-level Expert Committee on Corporate Bonds and Securitization, SEBI Secondary Market Advisory Committee, SEBI Committee on Disclosures & Accounting Standards, SEBI Committee for Review for MAPIN, Rules Committee (for the Companies Act) of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, MCA Committee on Review of Corporate Governance Norms, MCA Committee for Review of the Chartered Accountants Act, and Index Committee, Listing Committee and Delisting Committee of BSE. He was also on the board of UTI Mutual Fund as an Independent Director for nearly 6 years till end 2011. He was also a member of CII’s National Task force on Financial Markets and NASSCOM’s Corporate Governance & Ethics Committee.
As an investor protection activist and proponent of good corporate governance, Mr. Haldea regularly raises issues with regulators and in the media. In the pursuit of this objective, he has also launched several unique websites which include www.watchoutinvestors.com, aggregating information on economic defaulters which now lists over 1,50,000 cases, www.primedirectors.com: a databank of professionals for listed companies to select independent directors, now hosting profiles of over 20,000 professionals, profiling directors of listed companies and www.msmementor.in, a national skills registry of professionals for the benefit of MSMEs. He had earlier designed and maintained www.directorsdatabase. com, covering detailed profiles of directors of Indian listed companies and www.iepf.gov.in, an investor education initiative. Mr Haldea has also extended his skills of information management to other organizations, by creating www.bsepsu.com, a website dedicated to disinvestments, a new website www.divest.nic.in for the Department of Disinvestment, and the PE/VC Directory for the Indian Venture Capital Association.
Mr. Prithvi Haldea joined the Board of Directors of Nucleus Software Exports Ltd. in June 2001, and of Nucleus Software Ltd. in April 2008.Ravi Pratap Singh
Ravi Pratap Singh, or ‘RP’, has been with Nucleus ever since its initiation. In the early years, he played a key role in building innovative solutions for Citibank in India and South East Asia.
Currently, he heads Global Product Management for Nucleus Software covering both its product lines i.e., FinnoneTM, the flagship Lending solution and Cash@WillTM, the comprehensive Cash Management solution. He took on this role in 2012 and has been instrumental in the launch of the re-architected avatars of both the products. The two are in the market with brand names Finnone NEOTM and FinnAxiaTM.
Prior to this, he had a long stint as Head, Global Delivery where he was instrumental in implementing and supporting Nucleus products across nearly 50 countries A respected industry leader, Mr. Singh has led a highly charged delivery team in making FinnOneTM, the flagship product from Nucleus Software, a global leader. Implementations at some of the largest businesses in India, South East Asia and Middle East were done under his leadership.
Nucleus School of Banking Technology (NSBT) is a new division of Nucleus, started by RP in 2010 with a vision of developing world class Banking (& Financial) Technology Professionals. Being a natural mentor and a technocrat of high caliber himself, he continues to succumb to his passion for developing and enabling IT professionals in the Banking and Financial Services area with NSBT.
His entire career has been spent designing, developing & delivering software solutions for global Banking and Financial Services leaders. His strong background in technology and business domain coupled with his enthusiasm to deliver value to customers drives his career.
RP did his graduation in Economics from Shri Ram College of Commerce before doing his Post Graduation in Computer Applications.
He is an ardent golfer and an outdoors person involved in many adventure activities.
Professor Trilochan Sastry, former Dean at IIM Bangalore, currently teaches at IIM Bangalore. A BTech. from IIT, Delhi, an MBA from IIM, Ahmedabad, and a Ph.D. from MIT, USA, Professor Sastry has taught for several years at IIM, Ahmedabad after which he moved to IIM, Bangalore. A recipient of national award for research and teaching, Professor Sastry has taught in many prestigious Universities in India, Japan, Hong Kong and United States and has published several academic papers in Indian and International journals. He serves on the Board of NABARD and had earlier served on the Board of IIM Bangalore for 5 years.
Professor Trilochan Sastry joined the Board of Directors of Nucleus Software Exports Ltd. in April 2013.
Mr. N. Subramaniam is a post graduate from IIM Ahmedabad and is also CA, CS and CWA by qualification. Having a corporate experience of over 30 years, he founded M Cap Fund Advisors and is its Managing Partner. He is currently an Independent Director on the Board of L&T Finance Ltd and Omkar Clean Energy Services Limited. In the past, he has been the Chairman of Venture Capital Association of India, Infrasoft Technologies, Vice Chairman of Mphasis, Chairman of Audit Committee of Mphasis and Director of Auro Mira Energy, Maples ESM Technologies, SECOVA, Cybernet Software Systems and SlashSupport Inc. He was also the member of Board at Integra Software Services, SlashSupport, Jyothy Laboratories, SRA Systems and B&M Hotbreads
Pvt Ltd. His interests, beyond finance, include a passion for Executive Coaching and Green Energy Technologies.
Mr. Subramaniam joined the Board of Directors of Nucleus Software Exports Ltd. in July 2012.