Board of Directors
Sudhir Agarwal is the Chairman, Chief Executive Officer & Founder of Sunrise BPO Pte. Ltd.
A former Chief Executive Officer of Far East and President- Global Strategy at Aegis, one of the largest BPO in India and Director at Essar Services.
He has more than a decade and a half of corporate leadership and management experience in Operations, Migrations, Training, Client Management, Business Development and Acquisitions. Has held various leadership positions and was responsible for Strategic Initiatives for Global business focused on opportunities across India, South Africa, Australia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Middle East, Europe and Malaysia, Japan & Korea.
He was one of the founding members of Aegis which is a part of the Essar Group. In 2005, the team was given the tall task of building a Billion Dollar Global Experience Company which was achieved in the year 2013.
He started his career in Aegis as the Global COO and grew the organization from 5 people to where it is today. During his tenure, he has also lead 20 Merger & Acquisition deals globally and managed integrating teams for the same.
Sudhir joined Aegis from Genpact. He joined Genpact (GECIS) in 1999 where he held multiple leadership roles spanning across transition and operations. He also spearheaded the company’s successful foray into Hungary and China.
An impactful orator and considered a thought leader in the Industry, Sudhir has been regularly invited to speak at various prestigious forums across the world – like The Wharton India Economic Forum at Philadelphia, the Aspect BPO CXO Xchange roundtable in Hong Kong and Silicon India Leadership Summit in New Delhi.
He was also an Advisor to Outsourcing Malaysia for the 2014 / 2015 session where his duties and responsibilities included providing advice to the Association on issues pertaining to the industry.
He is a member of Young Presidents Organization (YPO) since 2011 and a recipient of the Frost and Sullivan Award from the Malaysian Government.
An avid golfer with a handicap of 7, he has been a member of the India Golf Team- Juniors, won various Corporate Golf Tournaments in India & Participated in the India World Corporate Golf Tournament in the India World Corporate Golf Tournament in Mauritius.
Sudhir has a Bachelors in Commerce, Delhi University and an MBA from Manchester Business School, UK
Mr Sachin Mehra has nearly two decades of experience in the communications business. Inventum is his fourth venture after a successful exit from Spectranet Limited, India’s first metro optical broadband provider.
Prior to Inventum, Mr Mehra held leadership positions at ICICI Venture (India’s largest venture capital firm), Punj Lloyd Limited, Digital Future & T-Net. Sachin serves on the advisory board of several publicly traded companies & is a well-known figure in technology circles.
Mr Sanjay Labroo is Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, Executive Director of Asahi India Glass Limited. He is a Doon school alumnus (1980) and a graduate in Finance and Management from the Wharton School of Business & Finance, Pennsylvania, USA.
He is also a Director on the Boards of other companies which include AIS Glass Solutions Ltd., Asahi India Map Auto Glass Ltd., BILT, Crompton Greaves Ltd., Krishna Maruti Ltd., Mahindra First Choice Wheels Limited, SKH Metals Ltd. and Shield Autoglass Ltd.
Mr. Labroo was a Director on the Central Board of Directors of the Reserve Bank of India (2007-11) and a member of the Board for Financial Supervision and Monetary Policy Committee. He was the President of ACMA and Chairman of All India Flat Glass Manufacturers’ Association (AIFGMA) for 2007-2008. He was the Chairman of the Architectural Glass Panel of All India Glass Manufacturers’ Federation (AIGMF) for 2012-2013. He continues to be an active Member of the Executive Committee of ACMA, and Architectural Glass Panel of AIGMF.
Mr Rana Talwar is the Founding Chairman and Managing Partner of Sabre Capital. He has over 35 years of management and operational experience in the banking and Financial Industry and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from St. Stephens College, Delhi.
Mr Talwar was formerly Group Chief Executive of SCB Plc from 1997 to 2002 and was responsible for transitioning SCB to one of the leading emerging markets banks that it is today. Prior to that, Mr Talwar was an Executive Vice President and Policy Committee member at Citicorp and Citibank.
Mr Talwar was instrumental in Standard Chartered Bank’s major acquisitions, including the Trade Finance business of UBS, Grindlays Bank in India, ANZ Middle East Assets and the Credit Card business from Chase Manhattan in Hong Kong.
Shivraj Palta, Chief Strategy Officer
One of the founding team members of Sunrise BPO Pte. Ltd., Singapore, Shivraj Palta has over 14 years of experience in International Business Growth, Mergers & Acquisitions, Strategy, Training, Consulting, Client Management and Business Development.
As the Chief Strategy Officer of Sunrise BPO Pte. Ltd, he supports the company’s overall setup and growth strategies involving Company Setup, Investors Relations and Merger & Acquisitions. Currently driving disruption through innovation and M&A for the company.
He joined Sunrise from Aegis BPO where his key responsibilities were around strategic decisions, International Business Growth, go-to-market strategy, and Global Mergers & Acquisitions. Prior to Aegis, he worked with Genpact and British Airways, and founded a Training and Consultancy firm in 2003 and successfully ran the organization till 2008, maintaining the standards at par with the industry.
An MBA from IMT Ghaziabad following a Bachelor’s degree from Delhi University, he is an alumnus of the Doon School.