Vaibhav Gupta
CHAIRMAN EMERITUS
Leadership team

Mohit Talwar
Mr. Mohit Talwar
MANAGING DIRECTOR

Mohit Talwar is the Vice Chairman of the Max Group. He is also the Managing Director of Max Financial Services Limited and Max India Limited, and Vice Chairman of Max Ventures & Industries Limited (MaxVIL). In addition, he is the Chairman of Max Speciality Films and serves on the Boards of Max Life Insurance, Max Healthcare, Max Bupa Health Insurance and Antara Senior Living.

In his earlier role as the Deputy Managing Director of the erstwhile consolidated Max India Limited, he successfully leveraged his strong relationships with institutional investors, hedge funds, banks and private equity firms, and led several complex corporate finance and financial structuring deals to ensure adequate investment and liquidity for the Group’s operations. He has played a central role in executing key transactions including the setting up of Max Bupa Health Insurance, bringing on board MS&AD Insurance Group Holdings as the new JV partner for Max Life and Life Healthcare’s entry as JV partner in Max Healthcare, and later the equalization of its stake in the business, and completing the mega restructuring of the erstwhile Max India into three new listed companies, which received a significantly positive reaction from capital markets. In his new role, Mr. Talwar was instrumental in executing a stake repurchase transaction with IDFC Limited, and more recently a transaction with IFC to repurchase its stake in Max Healthcare. He has also overseen key transactions in MaxVIL, including the induction of Toppan Group as a JV partner in Max Speciality Films, and a 22.5% stake sale to New York Life’s subsidiary.

A veteran in the Corporate Finance and Investment Banking industry, Mr. Mohit Talwar has a wealth of experience in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking, having spent 24 years in Wholesale Banking across global organizations such as Standard Chartered, ANZ Grindlays and Bank of Nova Scotia, prior to joining the Max Group.

Sujatha Ratnam
Ms. Sujatha Ratnam
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Ms. Sujatha Ratnam is responsible for Fund Raising for Max Financial Services, managing Treasury and Investment Portfolio, providing advisory services on strategic financial matters related to Corporate Finance and providing support on special projects related to risk and revenue optimization.

Ms. Ratnam has been associated with the Max Group since July 2004.She has over 20 years of experience in the field of Fund Raising, Financial Restructuring and Financial Planning & Analysis. Prior to joining Max Group, she was working with Jubilant Organosys Ltd. as the General Manager – Finance. She started her corporate career with Tata Motors Limited in 1989.

Ms. Ratnam holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

Sandeep_Pathak
Sandeep Pathak
COMPANY SECRETARY, MFSL & HEAD - LEGAL, MAX CORPORATE

Mr. Sandeep Pathak is responsible for the Secretarial function at Max Financial Services, which includes managing the company law compliances, corporate laws advisory and financial markets. In addition, Mr. Pathak also heads the Legal Function for Max Corporate.

He has been associated with the Max Group since July 2016 and has over 16 years of experience in the domains of Secretarial, Legal and Finance & Accounts. Prior to joining Max Group, he was working with Sembcorp Green Infra Limited as General Manager – Company Secretary. He has worked with organizations like Avantha Group, Calcom Vision Limited, Jindal Group of Companies and The Motor & General Finance Limited (MGF).

Mr. Pathak holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (Hons.) from Delhi University and is a qualified Company Secretary from Institute of Company Secretaries of India, qualified Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, qualified Cost & Management Accountant from Institute of Cost Accountants of India and a law graduate from Delhi University.