Mr.Sampath Kumar is a commerce graduate and a Fellow Member of the ICAI, ICSI and ICWAI. He brings with him the experience and expertise of over 3 decades in the fields of Corporate Finance, debt restructuring and Treasury Management. He has worked in the top management of organizations such as Murugappa group, TVS group, Pentamedia Group, Sujana Group of companies and MARG Limited . he had worked extensively in raising funds for various big corporate he was associated with since 1981. He had works closely with IRBI IDBI and BIFR in formulating & structuring a successful revival package for one of the companies he was associated with. He was also on the board of a TVS group entity and was taking charge of all commercial activities besides finance. With a good understanding of the business & commercial requirements of corporate and the basic requirements of lenders, he has promoted SAM and is thus well poised to meet both the ends successfully.
Mr. K. L. Narayanan
Mr. K.L.Narayanan is a Chartered Accountant with More than 40 years experience in all aspects of Banking including Credit Appraisal and Monitering, International Banking, Treasury, Merchant Banking and Corporate Finance. He has worked with a Leading Public Sector Bank for 32 years in Mumbai, New Delhi and Pune and retired as DGM.
Worked as a Branch Head of large and exceptionally large branches handling India's Leading Corporates in Mumbai and Executive Vice President of leading Primary Dealer. Specialised in Project Appraisal and Funding, Consortium Lending,Working Capital Assessment of Large Corporates,Funding of Medium and Small Industries.
Mr. M. A. Kumar
Mr. M.A. Kumar B.Sc., CAIIB, PGDFM – Retired Relationship Manager, State Bank of India
Mr. Kumar is a Science graduate from the university of Madras and completed CAIIB conducted by IIB. He had also completed a diploma in Financial Management. Mr. Kumar had put in more than Three Decades of dedicated service in SBI. He had extensively covered the SME sector for 15 years as field officer and relationship Manager. He was instrumental in capturing more than Rs.1300 Crores of new business in to the bank s books during his tenure as Relationship executive of the bank. He is well versed in presenting the proposal to the sanctioning authorities with hands on experience in preparing financial statements, rating analysis etc, which are very crucial in getting any sanction.
Mr. R. Balasubramanian
Mr. R. Balasubramanian is a Banker with over 35 years of varied experience with Bank of Baroda, one of the leading public sector banks in India with a successful track record of heading large branches. He has handled large corporate advances in exceptionally large / specialized branches, Regional / Zonal credit departments. He is well-equipped in processing, project appraisal, documentation and handling of consortium funding, syndication and credit audit of large advances. He has the expertise to finalize the funding requirements of cooperates / SMEs etc.,
Mr. Satyaki Praharaj
Mr.Sathyaki Praharaj is a Fellow Member of the Institute of company Secretaries of India (ICSI) and also a Law Graduate from Utkal Unversity, Bhubaneswar. He is 15th rank holder in the Financial Examination of the ICSI. Mr.Praharaj has over 10 years of experience in corporate Laws, SEBI and FEMA rules, regulations, compliances & reporting to statutory authorities & the management. He is well versed to handle various internal secretarial matters like recording of meeting minutes, various legal & secretarial documentation requirements for listing / raising funds through stock exchanges and other regulatory approvals. Presently he is a Practicing Company Secretary and an in-House resource person for SAM, providing all corporate secretarial services in Chennai.
Mr. K. Prasanna
Mr. Prasanna, Executive Director, was most recently employed with Build India Capital Advisors LLP (“BICA”) the Indian Advisor to Old Lane India Opportunities Funds - a PE Fund incorporated in Cayman Islands and investments in Indian Infrastructure and Real Estate entities. Mr. Prasanna has been with BICA (and its predecessor) since their inception in 2006 and has been focused on originating and evaluating land-related transactions, real estate infrastructure and Infrastructure. In this capacity, Mr. Prasanna supervised and monitored a vast network of land acquisition brokers and intermediaries. Post the Investment phase of the Fund, he has been fully into nurturing and monitoring the investments of the Fund in various Real estate and Infrastructure entities. His role included representing the Fund in about 10 companies as the Nominee Director and actively articulating the interests of the Fund at the meetings of the respective Boards. He retired from the Firm as Director on 30th June 2019.
Prior to his tenure with BICA, Prasanna was employed with L&T Finance Limited and L&T Capital Company Limited from April 1995 to October 2006, initially focusing on equipment financing and corporate lending and subsequently moving over to focusing on Project Advisory Services that involved assistance in the bidding, structuring, financing and development of infrastructure and real estate projects. Some of his key project assignments include Bangalore International Airport, Coimbatore Bypass Toll Road, HITEX exhibition center and the second Narmada Bridge. He left the company as the Vice President -South in October 2006.
From August 1990 to March 1995, Prasanna was employed with Overseas Sanmar Financial Limited, a NBFC promoted jointly by the Sanmar Group, Chennai and Indian Overseas Bank. The NBFC was at that time engaged in Corporate Finance, Vehicle Financing and Consumer Durables financing options. Prasanna was responsible for the Treasury operations of the company and also handled the portfolio of short-term bills discounting operations to various corporates. He left the company as the AGM – Treasury in March 1995.
Prasanna’s first employment was with Corporation Bank from December 1977 to August 1990 at various locations in Kottayam, Madras and Bombay. Corporation Bank is one of the leading public sector banks in India with a pan India presence. Prasanna worked in all aspects of Branch banking and Credit in Kottayam and Madras up to February 1987. He was with the Merchant Banking and Investment Banking at the Bank’s Investment Banking division in Bombay between 1987 & 1990. He left the Bank as a Deputy Manager in August 1990.
Mr. Prasanna earned his Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of Madras in 1977 and his CAIIB from the Indian Institute of Bankers in 1985.
Mr. V.R. Mamallan
Mr. V. R. Mamallan, M.Sc., & CAIIB is a banker with over 33 years of experience with Indian Overseas Bank with specialisation in credit appraisal and funding. He has also worked in various branches across the country in IOB and has the ability to handle large advances with high level of meticulousness, accuracy and strict timeline in addition to coordination with all the other relevant teams. He is well experienced in processing, project appraisal, documentation formalities for SME as well as large corporate advances. He undertook voluntary retirement as AGM from IOB and is part of our team.
Mr. M.B. Eswaran
Mr. M.B. Eswaran has more than two decades of Board/C-Suite level experience in large business groups in UAE, Sultanate of Oman, India and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He has proven track record in both manufacturing & services across five key areas - strategy, marketing, finance, performance improvement and transactions. In the last employment, he orchestrated the direction and growth of a diversified business group in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the capacity of group Chief Execuive Officer. Presently, he is responsible for SAM's global business development in the capacity of Chief Marketing Officer.
Academically outstanding, he has done his Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management (PGDM) in Strategy and Marketing from XLRI, Jamshedpur, a top-tier Business School in India. He is an Associate Member of Institute of Chartered Accountant in England and Wales (ACA), Fellow Member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (FCMA, CGMA) of United Kingdom, Fellow Member of Insitute of Cost Accountants of India (FCMA).
Mr. S. Ramesh Narayanan
Mr. RAMESH NARAYANAN, Chief Executive Officer, having experience of over 35 years in the field of Corporate Accounts and Finance held in various positions from Junior Accountant to CFO. He started his carrier in 1984 as Junior Accountant in a Tool Room Manufacturing company and then progressed stage by stage in various leading manufacturing and Food Processing Companies and attained the position of CFO. He has worked in KEY MANAGEMENT POSITION at various Food Processing Companies since 1999 to 2019. He has very good knowledge in Corporate Accounts & Finance especially in structured and regular fund raising for corporates.
He has earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from University of Madras in 1984 and ACMA in 2005.