Tushar is the CEO of the Project and Structured Finance business, along with wholesale lending at Aditya Birla Finance Ltd (ABFL). He also shares additional responsibilities as a Director of Aditya Birla ARC Ltd and Aditya Birla Money Ltd. He has over 25 years of relevant experience in financial services and joined ABFL in 2011.
At ABFL, he spearheads Large & Mid-corporate lending, providing customised project finance, structured finance solutions, and general corporate lending. At Aditya Birla ARC, he is responsible for the stressed assets/special situations platform set up in partnership with Varde Partners and mentoring this business's growth and strategic initiatives. As a Director of the board in Aditya Birla Money Ltd, his role involves mentoring the equity and debt stockbroking business. In addition, he oversees and leads the expansion and strategic initiatives of all three businesses.
Before joining Aditya Birla Finance, Tushar was the Chief Operating Officer of IL&FS Financial Services Ltd, where he was responsible for business development and managed debt assets of US$1.6bn. During his career at IL&FS, he held several roles in Capital Markets & Corporate Advisory Services.
Tushar holds a Bachelor of Law from the University of Mumbai and has been a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India since 1988.