Mr. Deshpande joined Baroda Asset Management
India Ltd (formerly known as Baroda Pioneer Asset Management co Ltd) in May
2014. Here he is responsible for overall Operations, IT, Finance,
Planning & controlling functions
Prior to joining the AMC, he worked with
Deutsche Asset Management (India) Pvt Ltd for about 6.5 years. He was
designated as Director & COO with the role of Business management,
oversight of all Operations, coordination on shared services, implementation of
local and global policies. The responsibilities also included planning and
execution of strategies by working closely with Business Head & APAC
Regional Business Managers. Prior to that, his immediate association was
with Birla Sun Life Distribution (now Aditya Birla Money) for over 7 years and
was last designated as Vice President & Company Secretary.
total work experience is 30 years. During the course of his employment with
different organisations, he worked in various roles & functions that
included Finance & Accounts, Sales & Marketing, Client Services,
Distribution Operations, Channel Management, Product Development,
Corporate Agency Life Insurance, Compliance, Corporate Secretarial and Business
Planning & Strategy.
Mr. Chawla has over 30 years of experience in fund management, equity research and Management Consultancy. Prior to joining the AMC, he has worked with Birla SunLife AMC as Sr. Fund Manager-Equity, managing various schemes with different strategies. Mr. Chawla has also worked as Head of Research with SBI Capital Markets and in various capacities in the equity research space in Motilal Oswal Securities, IDBI Capital Markets, SMIFS Securities, IIT Invest Trust & Lloyds Securities. He is the fund manager along with Mr. Dipak Acharya for few equity schemes of the Mutual Fund.
Mr. Mahmood Basha brings with him 22 years of total experience. In his previous assignment, he was National Sales Head for Pine Bridge Investment Asset Management Company (India) Private Ltd. He has also worked for companies like Franklin Templeton Investments and Karvy Consultants.
Mr. Shah has over 8 years of experience in the Mutual Fund Industry. Prior to joining Baroda AMC in March 2021,
he was associated with Nippon Life India Asset Management Limited, Aditya Birla Sun Life Asset Management Company Limited,
BNP Paribas Asset Management India Private Limited & Motilal Oswal Asset Management Company Limited in roles & functions within the Compliance, Legal & Secretarial department.
Mr. Ashwani Agarwalla has over 15
years of experience. Prior to joining the AMC, Mr. Ashwani Kumar Agarwalla
has worked with JM Financial Mutual Fund as an equity analyst reporting
to the Fund Manager. He has also worked as an analyst in various capacities
with Pioneer Investcorp Ltd (as a sell-side equity analyst), Adventity India
and CARE Ratings.