Mr. Haribhakti is a Chartered and Cost Accountant, an Internal Auditor and a Certified Financial Planner & Fraud Examiner. He is a well-known thought leader on the Indian Economy and Public Policy. He also holds the position of Chairman of L&T Finance Holdings Limited, L&T Mutual Fund, Future Lifestyle Fashions Limited, NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited and Blue Star Limited. His other Key Directorships are: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Limited, Bennett Coleman and Company Limited (Times Group), Bajaj Electricals Limited, Ambuja Cements Limited, ACC Limited and Gaja Capital Group.
He has deep expertise in retail banking, lending – investments, and commercial finance services, owing to his tenure at Vijaya Bank before founding IBSFINtech in 2007. He has been instrumental in transforming many branches at Vijaya Bank during his tenure. He is an entrepreneur and held the post of CEO for 2 years in a Real estate company.
He enjoys the technical criticalities of a software solution and possesses the technology competency to do so. Before founding IBSFINtech in 2007, he was holding a senior position at Vijaya Bank, formulating and implementing IT related security policies.
He has been responsible for product delivery, implementation of turnkey projects in the banking sector during his career. He was also deeply involved in training and development of IS policies.