Sudip Bandyopadhyay is the Group Chairman at the Inditrade Group of companies, a Chartered Accountant (CA) and Cost Accountant with experience well north of 30 years in the finance and financial services field. Mr Bandyopadhyay is an alumnus of St Xavier’s college in Kolkata and has been a part of many conglomerates like Hindustan Unilever, ITC and reliance among many others.
During his 16 year stint at ITC as head of treasure and strategic investments, Mr Bandyopadhyay managed in excess of $1.5 billion, he was also responsible for the acquisition of strategic stakes in several other companies by ITC.
At Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani group, he was instrumental in leading its foray into equity and commodity broking, financial products distribution, commodity exchange, gold coin retailing, money changing and money transfer. Mr Bandyopadhyay was also responsible for the acquisition of AMP Sanmar through which Reliance launched its life insurance business.
Just before joining Inditrade, Mr Sudip Bandyopadhyay was managing director and CEO of Destimoney, a full-service financial organisation that is promoted by the new silk route, an Asia focused growth capital private equity firm with over $1.4 billion in management.
Looking into his current firm, Intrade capital was founded in the year 1994 and is involved in financial services through commodity broking related services which also include currency trading and internet trading.
It is Mr Sudip Bandyopadhyay’s long term vision to ensure Inditrade is an active participant in nation-building. Although Mr Bandyopadhyay sits on the boards of various companies, both listed and unlisted, he is also an active investor in various fintech and tech-based venture capitals.
In addition, Mr Bandyopadhyay is also a regular contributor on different financial publications and has written a number of informative articles regarding finance and business for massive outlets such as the economic times.
Being the visionary he is, Mr Bandyopadhyay is always on the lookout for emerging trends and new opportunities.