Our Team

MEET THE TEAM


Bhushan Gajaria

Strategy & Finance


13 years of work experience in Capital Markets and FMCG.

Prior to Beehive, Bhushan was SVP (Equity Research) at IDFC Securities covering Auto, Auto Ancillaries, Retail, FMCG, Media and Agriculture sector. Rated among India’s best Auto Analysts by The Wall Street Journal in 2011; also rated in Institutional Investors Poll and Asia Money Poll.

Bhushan has provided research support for QIPs, FCCB, GDR, Demerger and IPO issues.

Rahul Inamdar

Brand Strategy & Innovation


14 years of experience – served as Head of Innovation in Godrej Consumer Products, a leading FMCG group in India. Has managed brand launches, new product creation, communication strategy, campaign development, activation initiatives. Worked with clients across industries like Animal feed, Big data, Engineering machine tools, Real estate.

In-depth experience in Branding, Strategy, New product development, Communication design, Consumer behaviour

Prabhanjan Dhotre

Operations & Technology


13 years of experience with technology, consulting and law firm

Experience in architecting business plans and market entry strategies across industries, driving business process efficiencies and application of technology to augmenting operational effectiveness. Prior to Beehive, was COO at a leading law firm – AZB Partners, where he was responsible for evolving technology strategy, streamlining support structures, and right-sizing expenses

Mihir Jayant Vishrani

Distribution & Finance


Has over 10 years of experience in Financial Services sector.

Prior to Beehive, Mihir worked with Fidelity International for 6+ years and with Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund for 3+ years in mutual fund distribution team.

Mihir was managing distributors with total Assets Under Management of Rs. 5bn+.

Manish Jain

Structuring + M&A


Eight years of experience in M&A and Transaction Tax practice at big 4s.

Worked on transactions like: pre-IPO restructuring and post IPO de-merger of Cairn India , divestment of Cinemax, inbound acquisition of Ruby Macons by MWV Group.

Expertise – Acquisitions, Divestment, Corporate Restructuring, Foreign Investment Consulting, Succession Planning and Business Re-organization.

Sachin Malde

Capital Markets


Has over 10 years of work experience in Financial Services business, including 9 years in Capital Markets.

He has been actively involved in managing Broking Business and Depository Services.

Expertise in managing capital market operations and Legal Compliance associated with business.


Jesal Gajaria

ERP, SOPs, Accounts


A Chartered Accountant with 10 years of experience in finance and accounts.

Prior to Beehive, Jesal has worked for Draft FCB Ulka and Percept H handling MIS and Accounting, Hyperion reporting and SOX compliances.

Expertise in setting up financial processes for start-ups and mid-sized companies, evaluating suitable ERP packages & implementation. Worked on SAP and SYMCO ERP.

J K Jain

Finance & Taxation


17+ years of experience – 13 years as Group CFO in a retail and real estate group.

Has managed IPO, share buyback, reverse demerger, USD75m of QIP and USD100m of Foreign Direct Investment for the group.

In-depth experience of compliance for various departments: Income Tax, Sales Tax, Service Tax, Excise, Labour Law and HR related activities.

Tejas Kamdar

B2B Sales Expert


15 years of experience in Sales and distribution in Consumer and Industrial products.

He has in the past represented Multinational companies in India to spearhead their distribution in B2B space, including leading EPC companies.

Strong understanding of industrial products and institutional sales


ADVISOR



Ashwin Ramanathan

Ashwin is a partner with India’s leading full services corporate law firm – AZB & Partners.

His expertise is in banking and finance and structured finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, fund formation and private equity transactions, derivatives, aviation finance, banking and securities laws and regulations.

He has been ecognized as a leading individual by Asia Pacific Legal 500 for Banking & Finance  since 2012, by Chambers & Partners for Aviation since 2013 and Banking & Finance since 2014 and by Who’s Who Legal for Mergers & Acquisitions since 2013.

Dr. Anuradha Rao

Dr. Anuradha has 26 years of experience in the area of Human Resources and has held several leadership positions with organizations like GE, IBM BTO Operations, and HR Head for Mphasis, Genpact and Deutsche Bank. She has worked extensively with the Public, Government, and Private Sector / MNCs in India offering HR Solutions in the area of Organization Development.

Anuradha is the Founder & Principal Consultant of LeAd (Aaradhya Learning and Development) Solutions and works with Organizations and Educational Institutions in designing, developing and Implementing Learning Solutions.

Narendra Negandhi

Narendra Negandhi is a Chartered Accountant with over 33 years of experience

During his long illustrious career, he has worked across sectors – Auto, Pharmaceuticals, Engineering, Oil & Gas, Textiles, Infrastructure and Real Estate

He has exposure to working in India as well as overseas

He has worked on various roles within Finance, including his latest roles as CFO of companies

He comes with a rich experience in various aspects of the business like Fund Raising, mergers and acquisitions, structuring, monetization of assets, valuations of businesses, setting up the accounting processes & costing.

He has played an active role in setting up processes in start-ups and small companies.