People who are making it happen
Mr Vivek Gupta
Chairman and Managing Director
Mr. Vivek Gupta, Founder and Managing Director, has over 27 years’ experience in the financial services industry. He established Gupta equities in 1997, today known as GEPL Capital, and built it into a full-fledged financial services firm. Prior to starting his entrepreneurial journey, he worked at Kotak Securities in India and Macquarie Bank in Australia. He started GEPL Capital with two employees and a single BSE cash license. His sheer dedication and hard work developed GEPL Capital rapidly into a strong firm, with 300+ employees spread over 100 locations across the country. The product offerings expanded to include NSE cash and derivatives, Commodities, Debt, Mutual Fund, and Insurance. His belief in Client servicing, Integrity and Teamwork have been the three pillars the company stands by.
He is a graduate from Sydenham College, Mumbai, and an MBA in Finance from University of Sydney in Australia. In addition to managing GEPL, Mr Vivek Gupta takes special interest in identifying mid-cap stocks as new investment ideas. An avid sports person, he like to play squash and swim. He takes a break by travelling with his family.
Vice President – Equities
Mr Kanitkar has more than 15 years of experience in this field. He is also the recipient of the 2014 Zee Business Awards for “India”.
Head of Distribution
Mr Bhansali has more than 17 years of experience in the financial markets. He is with GEPL since 2006. He is a Bachelor of Engineering and Master of Management Studies from Mumbai University. He also has a distinction of a 3rd Rank in PDGFRM by World Trade Centre (WTC), Mumbai.
Vice President - Information Technology
Mr Bharti leads GEPL Capital’s long-term technology vision. A tech enthusiast, he is responsible for advanced technological incubations. Enhanced user experience, security, business alignment with operational rigour are some of the mantras he believes in.
Head – Risk and Surveillance
Mr Davkhar’s expertise lies in risk management and operations. He is calm and a good team leader, however, he does not compromise on any regulations when it comes to risk management.
Head of Operations and Business Development
Mr Sharma is heading our operations, legal and compliance department. He is an LLB and an MBA in Finance. He has also done a certification in Anti-Money Laundering from IIBF.