Sudip Bandyopadhyay

Group Chairman, Inditrade

Sudip Bandyopadhyay is currently the Group Chairman of Inditrade (JRG) Group of Companies.
He sits on the Boards of a number of listed and unlisted domestic companies. Sudip is also an investor in many Fintech and other Technology related ventures.

Sudip is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a Cost Accountant and has over 28 years of rich and diverse experience in various areas of finance and financial services. His area of expertise includes equity, commodity and currency markets, wealth management, mutual fund, insurance, investment banking, remittance, forex and distribution of financial products.

During Sudip’s 16 years stint with ITC as Head of Treasury and Strategic Investments, he managed investments in excess of $1.5 billion. He managed all the treasury operations including capital, currency and money markets for ITC. Sudip was also responsible for the acquisition of strategic stakes in EIH, VST and several other companies, by ITC.

Post ITC, he was the Managing Director of Reliance Securities (Reliance Money) and also on the Board of several Reliance ADA Group companies. He was instrumental in leading Reliance Anil DhirubhaiAmbani Group’s foray, amongst others, into Equity and Commodity Broking, Financial Products Distribution, Commodity Exchanges, Gold Coin Retailing, Money Changing and Money Transfer. Under his leadership, Reliance Money had aggressively expanded its footprint in India and across the globe. Sudip was also responsible for the acquisition of AMP Sanmar through which Reliance launched its Life Insurance business.

Afterwards Sudip was the Managing Director and CEO of Destimoney, a full service financial organization, promoted by New Silk Route – an Asia focused growth capital private equity firm with over $1.4 billion under management.

Sudip has significant presence in business media through his regular interaction on leading business channels, business newspapers and magazines.