CEO & Director
Sushant Kumar, Director and Chief Executive Officer at PINC since 2011, has about three decades of experience in the financial services industry. His expertise spans the entire spectrum of financial markets including corporate banking, SME financing, institutional sales, loan syndication and capital markets advisory. He is responsible for driving the overall growth and profitability of the group; along with, he carries the leadership mandate of transforming PINC into one of most admired financial services firms. Sushant brings an unmatched ability of building scalable and sustainable businesses across the financial sector. He has successfully created, managed and transformed businesses, having led the strategy, people and operational aspects proficiently. A dynamic leader and passionate team builder with deep industry relations, Sushant is known for his uncompromising work ethics and adherence to the highest standards of corporate governance. He has built a network among regulators, policy makers and government functionaries having interacted with them closely on several occasions. Before joining PINC, Sushant worked with ICICI Bank for 18 years in various leadership roles. In his last assignment as a banker, he served as General Manager and Country Head –Financial Institution Group, Syndications and Government Banking for ICICI Bank. He was instrumental is setting up the SME business for ICICI Bank. He also started the loan syndications and securitisation practice at ICICI Bank and led its evolution as a formidable player in the segment. Sushant holds a Master of Economics degree from Guwahati University and has completed a Global Executive Leadership Program from University of Michigan. He is a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers.