Management Profile

  • Vikas Seth

    Vikas Seth

    Chief Executive Officer

    Vikas Seth

    Chief Executive Officer

    Vikas Seth is the Managing Director & CEO of Bharti AXA Life Insurance Limited since November, 2017. In his role, Vikas is responsible for providing strategic direction to the leadership team, spearhead expansion across multiple distribution channels and establish robust customer-centric internal processes to build a sustainable profitable business. Under Vikas’s leadership, Bharti AXA Life has an ambition of becoming one of the leading life insurance providers in India in the coming few years.

    Vikas Seth brings with him over 22 years of experience in diverse industries including Life insurance, Telecom and FMCG. His professional expertise lies in setting up of new growth engines, building distribution efficiencies and customer management. He has successfully managed big teams and has been responsible for scaling up operations across organizations.

    Prior to joining Bharti AXA Life, Vikas served nearly 10 successful years with Aditya Birla group. In one of his last assignments, he was operating as Chief Distribution Officer for Birla Sun Life Insurance Limited where he managed Retail Sales channels. He began his career with ESSAR and Amway and later moved to ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company Ltd. in 2001 from where he started his financial services career.

    Vikas Seth is a qualified Electronics & Electrical Communication Engineer and has completed a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. He has done leadership training programs from INSEAD, Singapore and Harvard Business School, USA. He loves traveling and is an avid reader.

  • Nilesh Kothari

    Nilesh Kothari

    Chief Financial Officer

    Nilesh Kothari

    Chief Financial Officer

    Nilesh Kothari is appointed as the Chief Financial Officer with effect from 1-Oct-18.

    Nilesh has been an integral member of Bharti AXA Life in the Finance function since 2008 with extensive exposure across Strategic Planning, Financial Control, Investment Operations, Procurement, IFRS reporting, Profitability analysis & Distribution finance domains.

    Prior to joining Bharti AXA, Nilesh worked with SBI Life Insurance for 4 years in the Finance & Accounts team. He also has experience in Audit & Project Financing in CA firms. Nilesh is a Chartered Accountant and Commerce graduate from the University of Mumbai by qualification.

  • Mudit Kumar

    Mudit Kumar

    Chief and Appointed Actuary

    Mudit Kumar

    Chief and Appointed Actuary

    Mudit Kumar is the Chief and Appointed Actuary for Bharti AXA Life Insurance Company.

    Mudit has over 12 years of work experience with around 11 years of experience in the Life Insurance industry. He has worked in different areas including pricing, reporting and reinsurance in his career.

    Prior to joining Bharti AXA Life, he has worked with Aviva Life Insurance, DLF Pramerica Life Insurance, Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance and Infosys.

    He is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of UK & India and a Mechanical Engineer from IIT-BHU.

  • Ishita Mukherjee

    Ishita Mukherjee

    Chief Operating Officer

    Ishita Mukherjee

    Chief Operating Officer

    Ishita Mukherjee is the Chief Operating Officer for Bharti AXA Life Insurance Company.

    Ishita has over 22 years of expansive experience in various domains including IT, Business Processes Re-engineering & Core Operations.

    Prior to joining Bharti AXA Life, Ishita was associated with Bajaj Finserv Ltd. where she was heading Operational Risk Management. Before that she was with Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Co. Ltd. as Head Operations and also CIO & Head – Business Process Re-engineering.

    She is an Economics Graduate from Calcutta University.

KEY Persons

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