Tata Communications Payment Solutions Limited
Sanjeev Patel is Chief Executive Officer of Tata Communications Payment Solutions
Ltd (TCPSL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Communications Limited. Tata Communications
is a part of $100.09 billion Tata group. He is responsible for defining and delivering
the business strategy and providing overall leadership for TCPSL’s operations in
Sanjeev joined TCPSL in February 2013, just when the company was embarking on its
next phase of growth. With over 20 years of experience in banking, he has held a
broad range of leadership positions across payments, retail banking, product management,
marketing and sales.
Prior to TCPSL, Sanjeev was the Executive Vice President of HDFC Bank, responsible
for top-line growth including direct banking channels and strategic initiatives.
He was actively involved in transforming the channel business transformation from
service to sales, scaling the
ATM business by 200 per cent. His experience was instrumental in synergizing
capabilities across large operations and manpower teams to significantly improve
cost and operational efficiencies. Sanjeev has also been associated with leading
organizations such as HSBC, ANZ Grindlays Asian Paints, Tata Motors and Thermax
in the past.
He has been a member on influential forums such as the NPCI Steering Committee of
National Financial Switch, Mobile Payments Forum of India and Interbank Mobile Payments
System, all aimed at driving industry level policies.
Sanjeev was born in Bedford, United Kingdom and graduated in Electrical Engineering
from the Government College of Engineering, Pune. He also holds a Masters in Business
Administration from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta; a top ranking
Asian business school.
Sanjeev lives in Mumbai with his wife and a son, and is an ardent reader. He is
also a keen photographer and biker.