Karvy Data Management Services Ltd. (KDMSL) is a leading provider of integrated business and knowledge process services to clients. Our prime focus is to deliver business services to our clients, through an innovative framework that improves service delivery along the value chain. Karvy’s reach spreads across the length and breadth of the country. Using this reach and ISO 9001:20015, ISO 27001:2013, ISO 2000-1:2011 and CMMi Level 3 compliant service delivery mechanism, we deliver services that result in customer success stories. A collaborative approach with our clients, helps us achieve this. Our capabilities in large-scale process management services across industry verticals are making us a partner of choice for leading organizations in the country.
KDMSL aims to achieve the leadership position by tapping the Indian retail sector boom, through a combination of our extensive branch network and a strong IT backbone. KDMSL is run as an independent outfit by seasoned professionals, whose expertise of decades in the industry goes a long way in delivering the aforementioned results.
Mr. C. Parthasarathy is the Chairman and Managing Director of the diversified financial services Karvy group. C Parthasarathy (CP as he is better known in the Industry), has the uncanny knack of staying ahead of the curve and the foresight to spot opportunities that seem invisible on the horizon for the others. Karvy’s entire history is a case study of turning adversity into opportunity. CP is a chartered accountant by qualification, whose entrepreneurial energy drove him to co-found Karvy in 1983 with a less-than-modest capital of Rs 150,000.
Over the years CP’s vision and leadership skills have helped the group navigate through the turbulent times with a strong sense of purpose and clarity of thought.
CP is one of the pioneers of financial inclusion. Under his leadership Karvy has won numerous industry awards and accolades. He also is an independent Director in many listed companies.
A strong figure in Karvy Leadership Team, V Mahesh is a BA in Corporate Secretaryship from University of Madras. He also holds a Post Graduate degree in Commerce from University of Madras (M.Com) and a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications. His work experience spanning over 2 decades has given him an in depth exposure to operations on most financial services businesses, which has enabled him and his team to contribute immensely to the company’s growth. Commencing his professional stint with the Registry business where he has to his credit managing over 300 IPOs and other forms of offerings, he was amongst the first few to work closely on the Book Building process initiated by SEBI in 1995. After initially working with MCS as an Assistant Vice President, he moved to Karvy and is presently designated as the Managing Director of Karvy Data Management Services Ltd.
At Karvy, he has been a key figure in the initiation of the process of setting up the Depository participant business. His energy levels motivate everyone to give their best and grow with the group. Mr. V. Mahesh has been nominated by the NSDL to various committees which addressed key changes to the overall processes and policies for the Demat business. Mr. Mahesh has also been responsible for the setting up the centralized broking platform, centralized back office operations for all financial products and creating a network of over 500 branches covering over 300 locations for Karvy. He has also been instrumental in creating and launching the online platform of Karvy Stock Broking Limited.
V Ganesh’s career is most inspiring when you look at his experience and growth spanning over 2 decades in the Karvy group. He comes from a background in the financial services industry and is part of the Karvy Group leadership team. By profession, he is a Chartered and Cost Accountant and has rich experience in the KPO / BPO domain. The start of his career was with Proctor and Gamble in product pricing and financial support before moving on to a stint with ITC Group in its risk management services arm.
At Karvy, since over 2 decades, Ganesh has been instrumental in building a strong techno-commercial base with emphasis on establishing a pan India branch network, back office processing, call center, web initiatives, online trading, B2B interfaces etc. in the transfer agency and BPO businesses. His engagements with leading domestic and global financial services firms has provided him with a rare mix of business management, strategic management, people management and financial management skills.
He is the CEO of Karvy Computershare Pvt. Ltd, India’s largest registrar, which is a joint venture with Computershare Limited of Australia. His passion for technology coupled with strong communication and leadership skills has helped transform businesses to attain their leadership positions.
Rajat is a commerce graduate with over 7 years of experience in financial services industry. He is presently the Director of Karvy Data Management Services, Forde Search (India) Pvt Ltd, Forde Consultants Pvt Ltd. and Compar Estates and Agencies Pvt Ltd. He started his career in Karvy Comtrade Ltd as a Regional Head – Sales and Marketing of Commodity Broking and moved to Karvy Stock Broking Limited as Regional Head – Retail stock broking. Presently he is assigned to co-ordinate and head the new initiatives in power, infrastructure and real estate.
Adhiraj is passionate about innovation, and using it to transform organizations. With this outlook, his contribution towards taking the Karvy Group forward has been immense. He is a philanthropist by nature and takes up projects that benefit communities like those of local artisans and weavers etc.
He is an MBA with over 10 years of experience of associating with public sector, state and central governments, consumer behavior and managing human resources of massive scale in field surveys. He has executed multi state projects involving data analysis and innovation design standardized ethnographic analysis reducing the cost by 20%. During his career, he has generated and executed key projects and identified innovative opportunities for many telephone, media and technology companies using ethnographic qualitative and quantitative data analysis. He has also designed research tools and established data collection built design scenario modules for external clients.
Vijay Kumar is Independent Director of the company. He is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India for a period of 30 years. He has a vast experience in Audit & Taxation. He has conducted Statutory Audit of various companies which include manufacturing, construction, real estate, stock broking etc. He is Statutory Branch Auditor for Various Public sector Banks. He has conducted audit of various Partnership and Proprietary firms for tax audit which include wholesale traders, fuel stations etc.
Divakar is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India for a period of over 31 years. He owns a consultancy firm named as Madhusudana & Co. He’s one of the Independent Directors on the Karvy leadership team and his experience and insights have been of great help in making the company bigger and stronger.
Srinivas Varma comes with about 25 years of experience in the IT, ITeS, e-Governance industry, having served in various executive management roles focusing on Operations, Sales and Strategy. He joined KDMSL as the CEO of e-Governance and is responsible for overseeing the vision, strategic direction, executive management team and is chartered with steering the company's growth and focus on innovation.
In his last assignment, he has managed two ventures of the Paradigm IT Group as CEO i.e. eGramIT Services and e-Centric Solutions which operate across 12 states in India and employing over 3,800 employees, which include the rural/semi-urban work force to deliver top notch e-governance and ITeS services. He was responsible for achieving high productivity targets with high margins and maintaining proper communication channels to improve customer service satisfaction levels. He is Instrumental in measuring productivity and profitability at associate/day level.
Rengamoorthy is an MBA from Madurai Kamaraj University with specialization in Sales & Marketing. He has 25 Years of Experience in IT and Telecom and has worked with HCL Infosystems, PCS Technology, Tata Teleservices and Reliance Communications. In his last assignment with Reliance Communications in Bangalore, he was heading the Sales and Operations division. During the 25 years of his career, he has played various roles in Corporate Sales, Channel Sales, Direct Sales, Retail Sales, P & L Management Delivery, Customer Support and Overall Operations.
Muralikrishna is an engineer with a Master's degree in Business Administration and 27 years of domain expertise cutting across Project management, Banking and New business initiatives in BFSI industry. Prior to joining Karvy, he was associated with ING Vysya Bank managing Operations, Relationship management, Legacy migration, Business Process Reengineering, Product development & Implementation.
Tushar has a master’s degree in Personnel Management, Industrial Relations and Labour Welfare and with over 16 years experience in HR in Manufacturing, Retail, Logistics & Supply Chain. His area of expertise is in PMS, Employee Relations and Engagement, setting up the HR systems and processes for start ups, Talent Acquisition, International Business, HR Compliance, Competency Mapping and Innovative HR practices, Proficient at Team building with proven leadership skills, developing and implementing training interventions to enhance efficiency and motivational levels of employees.
Rajesh holds a Masters Degree in Finance and has over 20 years of post-qualification experience. He has handled diverse roles in financial services including Merchant Banking, Investment Banking, Public Issue Management, Banking, Operations, etc. He has worked with SEBI, Stock Holding Corporation, ICICI Bank, and Kotak Mahindra prior to his last assignment as Centre Head – Development Credit Bank Limited – A.P.