In recognition of his indomitable leadership skills in creating sustainable business model for Shriram Transport Finance Corporation (STFC), CEO Umesh Revankar has been named as one of the ‘100 Most Trusted CEOs of 2017’ by Asia’s leading consulting firm World Consultancy & Research Corporation at a ceremony held in New Delhi recently.
Umesh Revankar, CEO, Shriram Transport Finance said, “I am honoured to receive this award, which fortifies the fact that we are indeed on the right path to success. This award is a testament of the hard word that has gone into building a strong CV financing market in India by Shriram Transport Finance. We are proud of what we have accomplished & we will continue to serve customers with nothing but the best of services.”
Shriram Transport Finance under the leadership of Mr. Revankar has pioneered the organised pre-owned CV financing market in India. It is also the largest CV financier in the country. With presence of over three decades in this business, Shriram Transport Finance has created a strong and sustainable competitive advantage through deep understanding of the borrower profile and their credit behaviour, by building an scalable operating model, extensive reach, as well as strong valuation capabilities of pre-owned vehicles.
The glittering ceremony was attended by stalwarts of the Indian corporate fraternity as well as dignitaries like Shri. Babul Supriyo, Honourable Minister of State for Heavy Industries.The high profile event kicked off with a panel discussion on CEO’s perspective on running a successful brand during rough weathers. Umesh Revankar, CEO, Shriram Transport Finance was one of the key panelists along with Tarun Rai, CEO, JWT, South Asia, Rohit Ohri, Group Chairman & CEO, FCB India and Parag Kulkarni, MD, AO Smith India. The entire evening was a tribute to the spirit of leadership, trust and innovation.
About Shriram Transport Finance Company Limited
Shriram Transport Finance Company Limited is the flagship company of the Shriram group which has significant presence in Consumer Finance, Life Insurance, General Insurance, Stock Broking and Distribution businesses. Established in 1979, Shriram Transport is today the largest asset financing NBFC in the country and holistic finance provider for the commercial vehicle industry and seeks to partner small truck owners for every possible need related to their assets. It has PAN India presence with 918 branch offices. Based at Mumbai, it manages assets over Rs 78,750 crores and has a live customer base exceeding 14.50 lacs.