The Team

DIRECTORS

KAMLESH THAKUR - PROMOTER DIRECTOR, CHAIRMAN

Kamlesh Thakur has significant experience in the Indian Capital Markets, having worked in both the primary and secondary markets for over 25 years. He has successfully raised growth capital (equity and debt), across industries, assisting entrepreneurs in scaling up their businesses.

He is a Graduate in Science with an Engineering background and has studied Law & Finance.

He is well networked in the professional Trade Finance community, having structured and arranged a number of Trade Finance transactions in India, Middle East and Eastern Europe.

He is a frequent speaker at Global Trade Finance platforms in India, Middle East and Europe.

He enjoys riding horses, adventure sports and classical music. During his spare time he works on restoration of period furniture which he is fond of collecting.

Email kht@investrade.in
Mobile +91 98 6797 1111


MADHU THAKUR - PROMOTER DIRECTOR

A graduate in Arts from Elphinstone College and Management from Sydenham, both affiliated in University of Mumbai. She commenced her career in marketing of FMCG products followed by over two decades in Financial Services. 

She topped her group in Insurance Academy and achieved a seat in the Million Dollar Round Table.  She has advised High Net Worth Individuals to plan their Insurance related savings specifically in analysing gaps in ones planning by offering need analysis.

She enjoys Indian and Western Music, Pop and Classical and is a voracious reader of fiction.

Email mkt@investrade.in
Mobile +91 98 2002 8555

 

 

SANJEEV RAI - INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR

A graduate in Commerce from Sydenham College and an entrepreneur having set up various start ups with successful exits in the tubes and tyre industry, financial services and now currently engaged in mass communication and print media.

He has been advising the healthcare sector in their communication and business development aspects. Sanjeev is an Independent Director.

He enjoys music, long drives and adventure sports.

Mobile +91 98 2013 0828


MANAGEMENT

 

ROMA AGARWAL - VICE PRESIDENT (B. Com, MMS - Finance)

2008 until 2010. Roma began her career in Equity Research with a leading Member of the Bombay Stock Exchange. Her role was to advise HNI and Retail investors in  picking stocks and making investment decisions. 

2010 to 2012. She joined a Family Office in Mumbai, focusing on Education sector. Her role was primarily to focus on investing in performance enhancement and skill development businesses. 

2012 to 2016. She joined a Real Estate Developer. She was independently preparing Information Memorandum to raise debt and equity, for Project SPV’s / Joint Ventures. Her experience comprises organising loans for pre construction and construction for various projects. She has successfully completed multiple deals. 

2016 to 2017. She was retained by a consulting firm as an analyst for arranging finance and was involved in Valuation, negotiations of Term Sheet, Due Diligences and the Legal Documentation leading to disbursements.

She has joined us as a Vice President in the areas of financial structuring and mobilising growth capital, both in the form of debt and equity for our clientele. 

In her free time, which she seldom gets, Roma usually likes to read books on fiction and watch movies in theatres.
Email roma.agarwal@investrade.in
Mobile +91 98 2073 2030

 

 

ASPI KATGARA - CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Mr. Aspi Katgara is an experienced Banker having worked in both Public and Private sector banks,as well as Foreign bank for 43 years. The last 16 years he was with a Scheduled Co-operative Bank where he retired as Managing Director in August 2013.

He has wide range of contacts in banking circle as well as other Financial Institutions. He is also connected with High Net worth individuals in India who are interested for investments.

He possesses culinary skills and enjoys  gourmet delicacies. 

Email ank@investrade.in
Mobile +91 98 9269 8118