Management Team

Our people collectively have expertise in various fields of corporate finance including investment banking, taxation, risk management and capital markets. The team’s experience spans various sectors such as Infrastructure, Real Estate, Textile, Energy, Metals, Healthcare, Chemicals, Shipping, Financial Services, IT, Agro and Paper.


Founder (Mumbai)

Mr. V.K. Jain is the founder of Kanchansobha Finance Private Limited and Kanchansobha Debt Resolution Advisors LLP. He serves as the Chairman of Kanchansobha Pvt. Limited which has expanded over the years and has more than 100 clients today.

Under the guidance and oversight of Mr. Jain, Kanchansobha has become one of the fastest growing companies in Investment Banking and is the preferred advisor for clients spanning a variety of industries. Mr. Jain has handled large corporate debt restructuring and turnaround cases, executed mergers & acquisitions and advised large corporates on business development, expansion, treasury management, raising of term loans, raising of equity through private and public issues and raising of mezzanine funding. He is a certified Insolvency Professional and is a Designated Partner of Kanchansobha Debt Resolution Advisors LLP.

Prior to promoting Kanchansobha, he has worked for over 35 years with various Industrial Houses including B.K. Birla Group, Nath Group & S.Kumars Group in various capacities. He was a Senior Executive Director in Nath Group and CFO & Managing Director in S. Kumars Group.

Mr. Jain is Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Member of the Indian Institute of Insolvency Professionals of ICAI.


Chairman, Advisory Board (Patna)

Mr. A.P. Verma is an investment banking veteran with more than 40 years of experience in the field. He was most recently Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of SBI Capital Market Limited – the investment banking arm of India’s largest bank. Some of the most important positions he has held are:

  • Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of SBI Capital Markets Limited
  • Deputy Managing Director and Chief Credit & Risk Officer at SBI
  • General Manager at International Division of SBI
  • President and Chief Operating Officer – SBI Capital Markets Limited
  • Chairman and Director of SBI CAP Securities Limited
  • He has also served as an Additional Director of Clearing Corporation of India Limited.
  • After superannuation, he was engaged by State Bank as advisor till July, 2012.

Currently, he is on the advisory board of a few domestic and multi- national companies in manufacturing, services and financial sectors.

Mr. Akshay Jain

Managing Director (Mumbai)

Mr. Akshay Jain is a Managing Director at Kanchansobha Finance Private Limited and a Partner at Kanchansobha Debt Resolution Advisors LLP. He focuses on strategy & business development, deal sourcing & execution and managing internal affairs of the company.

Mr. Akshay Jain has a rich background in strategy, banking and capital markets and has worked in various capacities in these areas across the globe. Prior to joining Kachansobha, he worked as an Investment Banking Associate at Goldman Sachs and Co. in the Natural Resources group in New York. He led execution of a variety of deals spanning M&A, syndication of debt, equity & hybrids and corporate restructuring involving large global corporates and partnerships. Previously, he has worked in strategy roles at Total (an oil and gas major), and in engineering roles at Axens (a basic engineering company), in France.

Mr. Akshay Jain earned a B.Tech and M.Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT Kanpur in 2009. He completed a Master’s program in Petroleum Economics and Management at IFP School (France) in 2011 and earned an MBA from Kellogg School of Management (United States) in 2016.


Independent Director (Mumbai)

Mr. T.R. Bajalia started his banking career in 1974 at Bank of India and joined IDBI in 1983. In his career spanning more than 40 years, some of the past positions held by him are as under :

  • Deputy Managing Director at Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)
  • Executive Director at IDBI Bank
  • Principal Officer of IDBI Bank
  • Director at Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)
  • Member of the Committee constituted by Reserve Bank of India for restructuring of cases with exposure less than Rs.100 million

Mr. Bajalia is a Member of Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India. Currently he is on the advisory board of a few domestic companies in manufacturing, services and financial sectors.

Mr. Anil Kumar Bhardwaj

Executive Director (Mumbai)

Mr. Anil Kumar Bhardwaj has rich experience of over four decades experience in State Bank of India. Previously worked as General Manager, Stressed Assets Resolution Vertical in State Bank of India.

Veteran in Corporate Credit and specializes in Project Finance, International Banking and Resolution of Stressed Assets.

He is also a Member of ICSI Insolvency Professional Agency and registered as Insolvency Professional with IBBI.

Mr. Rajnish Rangari

Executive Director (Mumbai)

Mr. Rajnish Rangari is the Executive Director at Kanchansobha Finance Private Limited. He focuses on initiation, marketing, business development, deal sourcing and execution of the mandates apart from exploring new business avenues and oppotunities.

Mr.Rajnish Rangari has a very vast experience in investment/ merchant banking, capital markets and corporate finance. He has been part of some of the most prominent I-Bankers like, SBI Capital Markets and other capital market intermediaries like Khandwala Securities, apart from leading teams at Bajaj Capital and Karvy Group. Prior to joining Kanchansobha, he worked as the Country Head and MD (Investment Banking) at Global Trustcapital Finance. He has successfully led and concluded transactions in a wide range of deals in the area of funds raising from public in the capital markets, banks, institutions, Flls and excluded corporate restructuring transactions (buy-backs, takeover open offers), also provided corporate and financial advisory services to the clients. He carries with him an in-depth knowledge and understanding of capital markets and has very strong compliance background being Compliance Officer for various Regulatory agencies. Moreover, Mr. Rajnish Rangari has been maintaining and managing relationships across banks, institutions, regulatory and quasi-regulatory agencies and various capital market intermediaries.

Mr. Rajnish earned a B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering from NIT Warangal in 1985 and PGDM from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad in 1989.

Mr. Nutan Goyal

Executive Director (Mumbai)

Mr. Nutan Goyal has a rich experience of more than 15 years. He has led assignments on Term Loan / Working Capital Raising and Debt Resolution as an Investment Banker. He has handled transactions worth more than Rs. 15,000 Crs. He leads the execution of Corporate Advisory, Structured Finance, Debt Resolution and Project Finance and, has been a key pillar in growth of Kanchansobha Group.

Mr. Goyal has wide sectorial coverage including Hospitals, F&B, Automobiles, Engineering, Hospitality, EPC, Infrastructure, Pharmaceuticals, Power, Textiles, Real Estate, Telecom, Sugar, NBFC and Gem & Jewellery etc.

He is Cost and Management Accountant (CMA) and Management Post Graduate (PGDBM)

MR. Yogesh Trikha

(New Delhi)

Mr. Yogesh Trikha has around 36 years of experience in Banking Industry and he retired as Deputy General Manager from Bank of India in the year 2018

He had handled various important assignments in the Bank such as Head of Recovery Branch / Divisional Manager Mid Corporate and other Specialized Branches. He has a vast exposure in domestic as well as international banking. He is also on panel of PNB Mumbai Circle for consideration of MSME proposals.

He is post graduate from Delhi University and CAIIB which is a specialized course in Banking being conducted by Indian Institute of Bankers

MR. S. Krishnan


Mr. S. Krishnan has vast experience of around 35 years in Banking Industry. He retired as Deputy General Manager from Bank of Baroda. Prior to Bank of Baroda, he had worked as Deputy General Manager at Dena Bank

He had headed the stress asset management vertical at Head Office, Dena Bank. He has the experience of identifying distressed opportunities and devising resolution plans for the same. He has in-depth knowledge of Vigilance Manual and CVC Guidelines

He has done his B. Com. from Delhi University, M.A. History from Rajasthan University and Diploma in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations from Annamalai University

MR. Rahul Sahlot

Vice President (Mumbai)

Mr. Rahul Sahlot is a qualified CA and CS. He has post qualification experience of around 5 years in Investment Banking, Auditing and Taxation

He has worked in various sectors which includes manufacturing, real estate, education, agriculture, infrastructure and textile

He is part of investment banking team, involved in assignments related to Corporate Debt Restructuring and Debt Syndications

Mr. Roshan Jain


Roshan Jain is a qualified Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary having over 9 years of experience across Debt Capital Market, Debt Resolution and Debt Syndication for the Infrastructure, Real Estate, Manufacturing and Textile Sectors.

He has managed the entire value chain of Debt Syndication transactions / Project Finance / Debt Resolution transactions viz. financial analysis, financial modelling, preparation of Teasers and IMs, dealing with lenders (Banks, NBFCs, FIs), dealing with clients etc. He has strong analytical and communication skills.

He is part of Investment Banking team, involved in assignments related to Corporate Debt Restructuring and Debt Syndications.

Mr. Abhishek Agarwal

Senior Manager

Mr. Abhishek Agarwal is a qualified Chartered Accountant having post qualification experience of 4 years in Stress Account Resolution, Distress Advisory, Investment Banking and Auditing.

He has worked in various sectors/ industries which includes Hospitality, Steel, Pharma, Infrastructure and Textile.

He is part of Investment Banking team, involved in assignments related to Corporate Debt Restructuring and Debt Syndications.

Mr. Anand Jat

Senior Manager

Mr. Anand Jat is a qualified Chartered Accountant and commerce graduate having post qualification experience of 3 years in Project finance, MSME-Funding specialised, Corporate Finance, Project Consultancy, Startup Funding, Auditing and ROC compliances.

He has worked in various sectors/ industries which includes Confectionery, Toy manufacturing, Fertilizers (Agriculture Inputs), Plastic Products Industry, Textile and Hospitality.

He is involved in advisory and consultancy of Corporate debt finance, and Start-up financing at Investment Banking division of Kanchansobha group.

Mr. Rishi Shah


Mr. Rishi Shah has earned and from University of Mumbai post that he earned MBA from Atlas SkillTech University (formerly known as ISME- School of Management and Entrepreneurship) in 2021.

He has previously worked with Category -1 Merchant Banker with variety of assignments such as Open Offer (M&A), Rights Issue, Delisting, SME- IPO. with an experience of around 1 year in the Equity & Capital Market.

He is part of Investment Banking team, involved in assignments related to Corporate Debt Restructuring and Debt Syndications.

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