Bharti Enterprises has appointed Rajesh Sud as the Managing Director- Financial Services. He will lead the Group’s financial services businesses, Bharti- AXA General Insurance and Bharti-AXA Life Insurance. He will also be the part of the Board of Airtel Payments Bank.
He will directly report to Sunil Bharti Mittal, Founder and Chairman, Bharti Enterprises.
Rajesh Sud will take over from Soumen Ghosh who has successfully led and has turned around the business of financial services in the country.
He will also guide the groups’ current and future interests in the business of financial services.
Earlier Sud was the Executive Vice Chairman and Managing Director at Max Life Insurance . He has 25 years of experience in the field of Indian Banking and Life Insurance services
Sunil Bharti Mittal, Founder & Chairman, Bharti Enterprises, said, “We are delighted to have Rajesh on board. I am confident that Rajesh’s vast experience and domain expertise in the financial services sector will add immense value to Bharti’s existing business. I wish Rajesh the very best in his new role and thank Sam for his efforts in growing the financial services business and wish him well for his future endeavours.”