Axis Securities appoints Pranav Haridasan as MD and CEO
Axis Securities has appointed Pranav Haridasan as its new Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for a tenure of three years.
This move follows the internal succession plan of Axis Group, with the current MD and CEO, B Gopkumar, transitioning to Axis Asset Management Company as MD and CEO.
Haridasan, who is currently MD and Co-Head of Equities at Axis Capital, comes with a rich experience of over 20 years in financial markets across different asset classes. He has a proven track record in upscaling the equities business, focusing on technology, compliance, and operations to create a robust, top-rated research, sales, trading, and derivatives platform.
Before Axis Capital, Haridasan worked at Citigroup Global Markets as Director and Head of India/ ASEAN Execution Services.
Haridasan is an MBA from the Indian School of Business and has an undergraduate degree in Business Management from Christ University.
“Over the years, Axis Securities has established itself as a leading player in the Indian broking industry. Pranav’s experience and technology acumen will play a pivotal role in driving our growth and expansion plans, while creating a more robust and differentiated franchise,” Amitabh Chaudhry, MD and CEO, Axis Bank.