Nikhil GuptaManaging Director
A Chartered Accountant by profession, with over 37 years of experience in consulting, finance and leadership roles in both MNCs and Indian conglomerates. He has also been formerly associated with Price Waterhouse Coopers, Novartis India, Raychem RPG and RPG Cables. Holds Economics (Hons) from Delhi University and is an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (Merit List)
Shikhar AggarwalJoint Managing Director
A young and dynamic leader, Commerce graduate from Delhi University, he has a keen vision to drive BLS International to the top. He actively manages all international operations and is also instrumental in business development for new international projects.
Karan AggarwalExecutive Director
A graduate in Finance & Management from University of Bradford, UK, and has completed the specialisation course in Finance from Harvard University. He has a decade-long experience across diversified fields and has also been involved in leading multiple organisations, such as, BLS Polymers, BLS Ecotech and BLS International. He is instrumental in setting up new subsidiaries and all their finances.
Charu KhoslaChief Operating Officer - Strategic Markets, Governments and Institutions
A senior management professional with a rich experience of more than 23 years and has been associated with BLS International for nearly two decades. She brings tremendous experience in the field of Business Development, Government Relations, Strategic Alliances in global geography and has strong relations with Embassies, Ministries and Diplomatic Missions across the globe.
She is an industry leader with great business acumen and a clear focus on developing new International markets and strengthening client relationships. She has successfully managed multiple leadership roles across various geographies and spearheaded prestigious large-scale Citizen Integration Government projects such as Visa/Passport, National ID’s, Consular Outsourcing and E-citizen services.
Ajit AlexanderChief Growth Officer
A professional with demonstrated history of successfully working in global roles across Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa. Over 25+ years of experience in senior management roles, global business transformations, successful P&L’s, client acquisition, sales & marketing, strategic business development and brand management portfolios across a wide spectrum of organizations.
In his last assignment, he was at a CXO role with VFS Global. He has held leadership positions across varied organizations viz: Hutchinson Max Telecom Pvt Ltd (now Vodafone), General Electric (GE) and Coats Viyella (erstwhile Madura Coats).
Ajit has a Bachelor’s degree (with Honors) in Commerce from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata and holds a Master’s degree in Management Studies from Sydenham Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai along with multiple Management Development Programs from The Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad & Henley Business School, UK.
Jitendra SahuChief Operating Officer - Visa & Consular Business
Has over 15 years of experience in managing global projects and significantly increasing revenues from global businesses. He is a member of the core management team at BLS International and has rich professional experience in the hospitality and consular services domains.
Amit SudhakarChief Financial Officer
Mr Amit Sudhakar is a Chartered Accountant by profession with versatile experience in various areas of accounting and finance in Manufacturing & Service industry. Amit carries with him a wealth of experience of more than 25 years in Business Planning, Management, Management Information Systems (MIS), Auditing and Finance.
Before joining BLS International Services Ltd, Amit served as Chief Financial Officer in Kisan Mouldings Limited (KML), as a key member of the Management team and was responsible for accounting, finance, forecasting, strategic planning, legal, deal analysis and negotiations investor relationships partnership compliance and private and institutional financing. Before KML, Amit was the CFO for EMCO Ltd, Saffron Art and RPG cables Limited.
Mr Amit Sudhakar also holds a degree in B.Com (Hops) in Finance from Delhi University in addition to being a qualified Chartered accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Gautam AggarwalCHRO, (Chief Human Resource Officer)
A conscientious and organized HR professional with 19 years of rich contribution in the realm of creating an impacting blend of HR & Business to cause effective Business HR Partnering. His major stints were with DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals (A Dutch-Chinese JV) as Director HR & OD – AMEA and Wrigley’s (US MNC) as Head - Business HR while his total experience pans industry sectors like Pharma, FMCG / Retail, Telecom (Services & Infrastructure) and Manufacturing.He brings strong experience in Strategic HR and HR Operations, driving change and growth.
Ekta BhaskharGlobal Head – Corporate Communications
A dynamic branding expert with over 20 years of experience in creating, building and channelizing brands through multi- dimensional marketing, communication and branding activities. Her expertise lies in internal & external communications, online & offline marketing, CSR & digital marketing while bringing ROI to the businesses. She has also delivered various important projects with different Ministries under Government of India and leaded on esteemed projects like Mygov , digital payments , digital india , digilocker , BHIM , soil health card , namami gangey , gates foundation to name a few. She has been accorded with major accolades, three times award winner for idea and innovation
Varindra SewakDirector – Financial Services
With more than 40 years of industry experience, he brings with him expertise in developing entry strategy, growing existing operations & turning around businesses. His last assignment was at Nestle' Purina PetCare India Pvt. Ltd. (PPI) as MD. In his 26 years with Nestle, he held many “Profit Centre Head” positions dealing with cross category portfolio such as – PetCare, Chocolate and Confectionary, Coffee and beverages etc. He had earlier worked in Unilever, Gillette, Blue start, & India-Today group.
Vicky JainSr. VP - Global Contact Center
Vicky Jain carries more than 22 years of experience and has worked in companies like Convergys, Serco and Spice. He is a certified continuous improvement green belt and has expertise in the field of contact center operations, client relations, service delivery and business process optimization. He is currently leading the global contact center operations and manages related third-party vendor relationships and play a major role in customer experience. An accomplished leader/motivator and customer care expert, responsible for all consumer interfacing activities, including the development and implementation of customer care/retention and sales programs, training and quality assurance. Through scripting, agent development and training, his team efforts work to profitably increase revenue to the organization while adding value to the consumer with World Class Service.
Nirmol AgarwalGeneral Counsel
Over 20+ years of experience as a Corporate Legal Professional in court, chamber and in-house practice.
Expertise in managing in-house legal issues ranging from efficient management of the legal function by supporting the company in various areas of law, which is a reflection of his qualification from the UK, a merit holder in LLM from Queen’s Mary & Westfield College, University of London and have done his law graduation from Campus Law Centre, Delhi University and experience of working with multinational clients and companies.
Has immense experience in handling negotiations with various Indian conglomerates and multinational corporations and has worked as a legal head in two global IT / ITes companies providing IT solutions to the aviation Industry. Nirmol’s journey included negotiation and drafting on cross border deals with clients and governments in relation to the Aviation industry, digital marketing, concession agreements in India, middle eastern countries, southern Africa and the Indian subcontinent including deals in Nepal, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Qatar, Dubai, Oman, South Africa
Joined the Bar Council of Delhi in 2002 and is an active member of the Supreme Court Bar Association.
A member of the ICANN (USA) advisory body and the International Bar Association.