Jairam Sridharan

MD, Piramal Capital & Housing Finance Limited (PCHFL)

Jairam Sridharan is the MD of Piramal Capital & Housing Finance Limited (PCHFL). He has over two decades of rich domain experience and specializes in setting up and scaling new businesses. 

Before joining Piramal, Jairam was the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Axis Bank. He has handled a variety of roles at the Bank and was previously President, Retail Lending & Payments. In this role, he was responsible for driving growth in the retail lending and payments businesses comprising retail lending products (home, car, personal & other loans), cards business (credit, debit & prepaid) and the agriculture & rural lending business. In his 5 years in this role, Axis Bank saw industry leading, 6X growth and emerged as one of the top 5 retail lending institutions in the country.

Prior to Axis, Jairam served Capital One Financial, a consumer bank based in Richmond, VA (USA) as Head – ‘New to Credit’ Card Acquisitions in the US Cards Business. At the start of his career with ICICI Bank, he played a key role in their initial foray into the retail lending businesses, serving as Head – Business Intelligence Unit.

Jairam holds a Bachelor of Technology degree in Chemical Engineering from IIT Delhi and Post Graduate Diploma in Management from IIM Kolkata where he was awarded a Roll of Honour for academic excellence.

In 2019, Institutional Investor magazine named Jairam “Best CFO” in their All-Asia Executive team for Banks, based on Sell-Side analyst votes. In 2015, Mr. Sridharan was chosen by The Economic Times as a part of their “40 Under 40” list of India’s hottest business leaders. Jairam is an avid reader and likes to spend his free time travelling with his family and looking for a track to run.

Ajay Piramal

1618 Chairman, Piramal Group

Dr. Swati A. Piramal

1621 Vice Chairperson, Piramal Group

Nandini Piramal

1624 Executive Director, Piramal Enterprises Ltd.

Anand Piramal

1627 Executive Director, Piramal Group

Vijay Shah

1630 Non-Executive Director, Piramal Enterprises Ltd.

Peter DeYoung

1633 CEO, Piramal Global Pharma, Piramal Pharma Limited

Khushru Jijina

1640 Executive Director, Financial Services, Piramal Enterprises Ltd.
Managing Director, PHL Fininvest Private Ltd.

Shantanu Nalavadi

1645 Managing Director, India Resurgence Fund (IndiaRF)

Nitish Bajaj

1650 CEO, Consumer Products Division

Harinder S. Sikka

1654 Group Director - Strategic Business

Aditya Natraj

1658 CEO, Piramal Foundation

Vivek Valsaraj

1662 President & CFO, Piramal Enterprises Ltd.

S.K. Honnesh

1666 Group General Counsel, Piramal Group

Vikram Bector

1671 President & Chief Human Resources Officer, Piramal Enterprises Ltd.

Viral Gandhi

1677 President & Group CIO, Piramal Group

Kalpesh Kikani

6669 CEO, Piramal Alternatives

Rupen Jhaveri

7093 Group President, Piramal Enterprises Limited

Yesh Nadkarni

7261 Chief Executive Officer, Wholesale Lending, Piramal Capital & Housing Finance Ltd (PCHFL)