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Areas of expertise

  • Excel

Education

  • PGDFERM, MVIRDC (2006)
  • Chartered Accountant, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (2003)
  • Bachelor of Commerce, University of Lucknow (2002)
  • ISC, City Montessori School, Lucknow (1999)
  • ICSE, City Montessori School, Lucknow (1997)

Academic experience

Commodity trading

  • Structure hedging tools for HPCL’s major customers for various oil products (Swaps & Options)
  • Back to back hedging of company’s position across various customers
  • Regular interaction with banks (counter parties) for designing new products
  • Review and modification of Commodity Risk Management policy
  • Review RBI circulars & guidelines

Insurance

  • Assess the risks of the organisation and obtain adequate cover to mitigate the same
  • Optimise the cost of insurance by studying past claim records and accordingly establish indemnity limits and deductibles
  • Compilation of data of various assets in order to arrive at the insurable value
  • Interaction with insurance companies and surveyors on a regular basis for exchange of information
  • Lodging and settlement of claims with the insurance companies
  • Prepare MIS and presentations for Top Management

Foreign exchange hedging

  • Review and modification of the Risk Management Policy
  • Accessing the risk appetite of the company
  • Monitoring the exchange rate movement and hedging the export exposures of the company using various hedging tools
  • Prepare weekly MIS and accounting of the relevant transactions

Consulting experience

  • Conducted a process review of the Foreign Exchange Trade Life Cycle at HDFC Bank Structured Credit Derivative product for a corporate client.
  • Implementation – Treasury and Risk Management:
    • Provided offshore implementation support for various Basel II implementation projects
    • Involved in Treasury system implementation at HDFC Bank
    • Reviewed Policies and Procedure Manuals of Arab National Bank, Saudi Arab to establish their compliance with Basel II norms.
    • Pillar II implementation in two bank using Top-Down Analysis and development of Policy Framework for them.
  • Credit Derivatives:
    • Structured credit risk management product for companies.
    • Provided credit risk management consultancy and financing solutions.
    • Regular interaction with Insurance companies