Mr. Dinanath Dubhashi
Non- Executive Director
Mr. Dinanath Dubhashi
Non- Executive Director
Mr. Dinanath Dubhashi, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of L&T Finance Holdings Limited, serves as a Director on the Board of L&T Finance Limited. With a rich experience of over two decades, he has worked in multiple domains of financial services such as Corporate Banking, Cash Management, Credit Rating, Retail Lending and Rural Finance. He has been with L&T Financial Services since 2007 and has been instrumental in scaling up the retail business operations manifold, across customer segments and geographies.
Under his leadership, LTFH has been transformed into an organization focused on creating superior shareholder value through a sustained increase in Return on Equity (RoE), through decisive strategic choices in businesses, structures and people. Prior to LTFS, he was associated with organizations such as BNP Paribas, CARE Ratings and SBI Capital Markets in various capacities.
He is a Post Graduate from IIM Bangalore and also holds a B.E. (Mechanical) degree.
Mr. P.V Bhide
Mr. P V Bhide has worked in several government positions during a career spanning over four decades. Some of his roles include Secretary, Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance; Secretary and Joint Secretary, Department of Disinvestment, Ministry of Finance; Additional Secretary/Spl. Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs; and Deputy Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance. He has also held various other key positions across departments.He is a retired IAS Officer with an MBA, LLB and BSc degree.
Mr. Rishi Mandawat
Mr. Rishi Mandawat is the Principal of Bain Capital and leads Investment and Coverage in the Financial Service, Industrial and Energy Sectors.
Prior to joining Bain Capital, Mr. Mandawat worked at McKinsey and Company in the Delhi office on a number of strategic and operational issues for clients in the electric power and energy, construction, retail and automotive, sectors. Prior to joining McKinsey, he worked in the as a finance controller for two business units in ABB in India. Mr. Mandawat was a summer analyst at P&G in Mumbai during his MBA at IIM, Ahmedabad.
Mr. Mandawat received his MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and his B.Com from Jodhpur University. Mr. Mandawat is also a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Dr. Rajani Gupte
Dr. Rajani R. Gupte had done Ph. D in Economics from Gokhale Institute of Politics and Economics, Pune University, on the topic "The impact of trade liberalisation on the level of protection of Indian Industry".
Currently, Mrs. Gupte is the Vice Chancellor of Symbiosis International University, Pune. During the period 2004-2012, she had also served as a Director of Symbiosis Institute of International Business (SIIB). She was actively involved in establishing SIIB as one of the leading B-Schools in India.
In past, she has also worked as Director-Finance, in a Private Limited Company, wherein she has handled Finance operations seamlessly.
She had also served as a Dean of Symbiosis International University. She had also served as member WTO committee, Government of Maharashtra, Department of Horticulture during the period 2002-06.
Mr. Sunil Prabhune
Chief Executive – Rural Finance
Group Head – Digital, IT and Analytics
Mr. Sunil Prabhune is the Chief Executive of Rural Finance, which includes Micro Loans, Farm Equipment Finance and Two Wheeler Finance. He also leads the Digital, IT and Analytics strategy for LTFS.
A harbinger of change, Mr. Prabhune has guided the Farm Equipment Finance business towards enhanced loan book quality, reduced NPAs and strengthening of the collection infrastructure. Digitization of the credit process has enabled the Two-Wheeler Finance business to become a leader in multiple geographies. Mr. Prabhune’s ability to focus on details, while keeping an eye on the larger picture, has aided him in realigning the Micro Loan business, and increasing its national footprint. Under his leadership, the Rural Finance business has evolved into a market leader in multiple segments and geographies.
In his capacity as the Group Head - Digital, IT and Analytics, Mr.Prabhune’s focus is on further enhancing organizational efficiency and customer experience. Additionally, Mr. Prabhune also leads various inorganic growth initiatives of the organization, in line with the strategy of driving the retailisation of the portfolio.
Mr. Prabhune plays a pivotal role leading the Strategic Cost optimization drive across LTFS, which has helped the organization become more competitive. Previously at LTFS, in his role as the Chief Human Resource Officer , Mr. Prabhune was instrumental in driving the transformational journey of organizational structure and skills, aligning these initiatives to focused execution and targeted RoEs.
He joined L&T Financial Services in 2013 and has more than two decades of experience in global and regional leadership roles across sectors, particularly in areas of organizational change, transformation management and building capabilities for leadership. He has also headed process efficiency and digitization in his previous roles and has been associated with organizations like ICICI Bank, Novartis, GE, and ICI in various capacities in the past.
Mr. Prabhune is a Gold Medalist in Business Management from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar. He is an avid reader and a sports enthusiast.