Senior Leadership Team

Meet The Team

Mr. Sovan Mandal

Senior Vice President - Sales & Product

Mr. Sovan Mandal is one of the founding members of IMGC and is responsible for Product Development and Marketing functions of the organisation; he drives strategic commercial objectives.

 

Mr. Mandal is IMGC’s key customer interface and serves in building dependable partnerships with lenders/banks/housing finance organisations. He is responsible for increasing the awareness and understanding of the Mortgage Guarantee product and its benefits among IMGC's stakeholders and the public at large; ensuring that with IMGC’s Global expertise the best products are offered to customers, enabling them to accomplish their goal of owning a home earlier in life.

 

He brings with him a broad spectrum of experience (20 years) that covers Sales, Business Development, Product Management, CRM, Marketing Analytics, Pricing and New Business Development. Mr. Mandal has worked with several prestigious organisations, including GE Consumer Finance, Morgan Stanley and Barclaycard (UK).

 

Mr. Mandal is an MBA from Xavier's Institute of Management and a qualified Chemical Engineer from IIT and is a certified Green Belt in Six Sigma.

Mr. Shrikant Shrivastava

Chief Risk Officer

Mr. Shrikant Shrivastava is responsible for driving the evolution of the Company’s risk philosophy from identification and control to management of risk to help create a competitive edge and work effectively with businesses to create additional product, revenue and operational opportunities and efficiencies.

 

Mr. Shrivastava comes with more than 21 years of experience and extensive domain expertise in the Indian mortgage industry. Prior to joining IMGC, he worked with PNB Housing Finance as Chief Risk Officer. He has also worked with organisations such as ABN AMRO Bank N.V., RBS, Genworth and HDFC in various leadership positions.

 

Mr. Shrivastava is a Law Graduate from Delhi University by qualification.

Mr. Vikas Arora

Vice President - Information Technology

Mr. Vikas Arora is responsible for all IT initiatives at IMGC, and is accountable for developing the technology strategy, delivering technology solutions, managing and developing the technology organisation, and supporting the overall business strategy. He is also responsible for implementing and operating the technology required to enable IMGC's business strategy and increase the Company's competitive capability through the application of new technology.

 

Mr. Arora brings with him more than 25 years of functional expertise in delivering complex projects across multiple verticals and possesses in-depth knowledge of diverse IT products and tools. He has had experience working with various industry segments, including Financial Services, Consumer Electronics, Semi-conductors and IT Enabled Services. He has worked with organisations such as GE Consumer Finance, American Express, Philips Software and SGS-Thomson (Now STMicroelectronics).

 

Mr. Arora is a Computer Engineer by qualification, and is a certified Green Belt in Six Sigma. He is also trained in SEI-CMMi, ITIL and ISO 9000 Quality tools.

Ms. Harpreet Sandhu

Vice President - Human Resources

Ms. Harpreet Sandhu in her role at IMGC, is responsible for developing and defining the Human Resource and Communication Strategy for IMGC. She is responsible for shaping the strategic direction of the HR function and enhancing the core HR processes to meet the Company's business requirements. A key facet of her role includes moulding the unique culture of IMGC; in line with the Company's Values and Vision. In terms of Communications, her efforts would be in building awareness as well as reach of the Brand across all stakeholders.

 

Ms. Harpreet Sandhu brings with her an experience of over 17 years, predominantly in the field of Financial Services. She has extensive experience working in diverse roles, which includes HR Business partnering, mergers and acquisition, talent acquisition, organization design and effectiveness and change management. She has worked with organizations such as American Express, GE Consumer Finance and EXL.

 

Ms. Sandhu is a Post Graduate in Economics & Business Administration.

Mr. Ian de Souza

Chief Financial Officer

Ian De Souza in his role as the Chief Financial Officer is responsible for development of financial strategy and monitor performance to drive financial discipline and steer the organisation to achieve its objectives. Ian’s role is also to embed a strong Corporate Governance framework in the organisation and ensure compliance with regulations at all times. Ian has 18 years of diverse experience in the Banking and Non-Banking domain in India; leading teams in areas such as finance transformations, financial accounting, regulatory reporting, business finance, Taxation, ALM and treasury. Prior to his current role, as Chief Financial Officer at IMGC, he worked in organizations such as HDFC Bank, HSBC, ABN AMRO and DCB.

 

By qualification Ian is a Chartered Accountant/ Cost Accountant and has done his Masters in Management Studies from Mumbai University.

Ms. Priya Kapoor

Senior Vice President - Business Development & Sales

Ms. Priya Kapoor in her role at IMGC, is responsible for business development and sales primarily for the bulk business encompassing securitisation and existing portfolios of lender partners.

 

Ms. Kapoor is IMGC’s key customer interface, her focus will be on building long term relationships with lenders/banks/housing finance organisations. She is responsible for increasing awareness about Mortgage Guarantee and educating the stake holders about the benefits IMGC brings to them. Her objective is to work out innovative solutions for lenders to meet their aim of maximising return /achieve business growth in the evolving economic scenario. Her role also includes moulding the sales function with the objective to make it more efficient in developing relationships in line with Company’s Value and Vision.

 

Ms. Kapoor brings with her an experience of over 17 years, predominantly in the field of client servicing / consulting in financial advisory. She has extensive experience working in various lines of services, which includes valuations, investment banking, project finance and audit in her stint with PricewaterhouseCoopers.

 

Ms. Kapoor is a Chartered Accountant by qualification.