LIC Nomura Mutual Fund Asset Management Company has announced the appointment of Rajesh Patwardhan as its chief marketing officer. Patwardhan replaces R Sridharan.
He joins the company from Deutsche Asset Management India where he was head sales for banks and national distributors for 12 years.
Sarojini Dikhale, director and chief executive officer, LIC Nomura Mutual Fund, said, “As we focus on growth and profitability, with our improved and stable investment performance along with variety of products, we are confident of becoming a preferred investment partner for the investing public. As a part of the process, we have also strengthened our core team by appointing experts from the industry. So it was important to find the right person to lead and grow our marketing efforts, and we are enormously excited to welcome Rajesh to the team. Mr. Patwardhan’s extensive background in the financial industry will help evolve our marketing capabilities, renew our iconic brand.”
In a career spanning 28 years, he has also worked with ICICI Bank, Tata JD Waterhouse Securities and Vans Information & Investor Services.