EbixCash Private Limited, a subsidiary of Ebix, Inc. a leading international supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services to the insurance, financial, healthcare and e-learning industries appointed S Ravi, the former chairman of BSE as a new independent director to the EbixCash Board.
Sethurathnam Ravi, popularly known as S Ravi pursued his Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Commerce from Madhya Pradesh’s Durgavati University. His academics and talents led him to various job roles in the corporate world where he proved his worth. He was able to secure a place as a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountancy of India. He was a chartered accountant who was based in India along with being the managing and promoter partner of the Ravi Rajan & Co. He was also the honorable former BSE chairman.
Ravi brings extensive experience across banks, financial institutions, insurance companies, the tourism industry, stock exchanges and asset management sectors – having held board positions at leading institutions across these sectors.
S Ravi is presently serving as the Chairman and Director of Tourism Finance Corporation of India Ltd. – the premier government-owned financial Institution, set up to promote tourism in India. He also presently serves on the boards of Aditya Birla Health Insurance Company Ltd., Star Union Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd., Aditya Birla ARC Ltd., IIFL Asset Management Ltd. And SBI Payment Services Pvt. Ltd. He has served on the boards of over 40 leading institutions in India, including insurance companies, several public sector banks and public sector enterprises such as UCO Bank, Union Bank, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd., BHEL and SBI – SG Global Securities Services Pvt Ltd. He was also appointed by the Government of India and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as Chairman of the Technical Experts Committee for Punjab & Sind Bank’s strategic turnaround.
The former BSE chairman S Ravi was nominated as a member of the Takeover Panel of the Security & Exchange Board of India (SEBI), besides serving on its Mutual Fund Advisory Committee. Ravi has also served on India’s Insurance Regulatory Development Authority (IRDA) as a member of its Insurance Advisory Committee. He is a member of Business World’s Jury for Festival of FinTech 2021 and served as a jury member on the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India team, which selected the Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the year 2012-13. S Ravi the former BSE chairman said, “EbixCash has built a global presence today with clients in 44 countries and a leading presence in India in multiple financial technology segments. EbixCash has also become a bellwether in the remittance, foreign exchange and money transaction space. I am extremely glad to join the board of Ebixcash and to be a part of their journey in India.”
MR Ravi is the Founder and Managing Partner of Ravi Rajan & Co. LLP, a chartered accountancy firm specializing in Forensic Audits, Audits & Assurance, Insolvency Assignments and Turn around Strategies, Valuations and Regulatory Compliance Advisory.