Our Directors

MR. TOSHIAKI ITO

Mr. Ito joined IBJ Leasing Co., Ltd. (now Mizuho Leasing Co., Ltd.) in April 1990. He has been part of the Group for over 30 years and has held various assignments in Japan and Overseas for the Mizuho Leasing Group. He is currently deputed to Rent Alpha Group, India as Director and Chairman.

MR. HIDEKI TAKEMOTO

Mr. Takemoto joined Mizuho Group in April 1989. He has been part of the Group for over 30 years and has held various assignments across Mizuho Bank and Mizuho Leasing, in Japan, India, Singapore and Indonesia spanning across International Business, Risk Management and Internal Audit departments. He is currently deputed to Rent Alpha Group, India as Director and Deputy CEO.

MR. MITSUHIRO SAKAMOTO

Mr. Sakamoto joined Mizuho Group in April 1991. He has been part of the Group for over 30 years and has held various assignments across Mizuho Bank and Mizuho Leasing, in Japan, USA, and South East Asia spanning across Corporate Banking, Project Management, International Business and Trade etc. He is Senior General Manager at the International Business Administration Department of Mizuho Leasing and also designated as Director at Rent Alpha Group, India.

MR. HIROSHI INUI

Mr. Inui has rich experience of over 30 years in the leasing and financial services business, having worked with ORIX Corporation in the past across Japan, Singapore Philippines and Malaysia. He is Senior Deputy General Manager, Global Investment & Planning at the International Business Administration Department of Mizuho Leasing, and also designated as Director at Rent Alpha Group, India.

MR. HIROSHI NAGAMINE

Mr. Nagamine joined Mizuho Group in April 1988. He has been part of the Group for over 30 years and has held various assignments across Mizuho Financial Group, Mizuho Bank and Mizuho Leasing, in Japan, USA and UK as senior executives. He is Deputy President & CFO, and Member of the Board of Directors of Mizuho Leasing and also designated as Director at Rent Alpha Group, India.

MR. JINESH JAIN

Mr. Jinesh founded Rent Alpha Pvt. Ltd. in March, 2014. He has overall experience of over 25 years with over 20 years in the Equipment leasing Industry. Prior to Capsave Finance, he was Head of Business Development at Rent Works India Pvt Ltd from 2002 to 2014. He along with his team had originated over USD 1.5 billion of Equipment leases. He has vast experience in originating and structuring leases, raising non recourse facilities through sale of receivables with banks & NBFCs. Prior to 2002, he had worked in Institutional sales at Hewlett Packard India.

MR. PRAVEEN CHAUHAN

Mr. Praveen has over 25 years experience in large account management, residuary risk management and sales & marketing of various solutions across major industry segments in India. He has over 20 years experience in equipment leasing industry. Prior to Capsave Finance he was Head of account management at RentWorks India Pvt Ltd from 2002 to 2017. Prior to 2002, he had worked in Xerox Corporation and HCL technologies. Praveen is responsible for driving sales in large accounts, residuary risk management and asset lifecycle management for the company.

MR. BHARAT BHISE

Bharat is the CEO and Founder of Bravia Capital. He serves on the Investment Committee and has leadership responsibility for Bravia’s investment and portfolio management strategies. He is an experienced global investor in transportation and logistics, having built the world’s 3rd largest aircraft leasing business and the world’s 2nd largest container leasing business. Prior to Bravia, Bharat served as the lead in a number of aviation companies advising on aircraft financing and freighter conversions. As President of C-S Aviation Services (“CS”), a Quantum fund investee company, he built the world’s first system integration business and developed Aviation Investments Group for Soros-Chatterjee companies. In 1995, Bharat led CS’s investment into Hainan Airlines. After leaving CS in 2000, Bharat continued to work with numerous airlines and OEMs to grow their fleets/routes and product lines. From 2008 onwards, Bharat through Bravia has led an outbound investments program focused on transportation finance and logistics.

For the entire period of Bharat’s career in transportation and logistics the primary focus has been in cargo aircraft, containers, inland freight and carriers, etc. Bharat holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honors), from Delhi University, India, an M.B.A. in Corporate Finance from Adelphi University, New York and an Advanced Professional Certificate in International Finance from New York University.

Mr. RAVI BULCHANDANI

Independent Director

Mr. Ravi Bulchandani has had wide ranging and senior leadership roles as a Managing Director in the world's leading investment banks. He has had leadership roles in research, asset management and asset allocation, M&A and wealth management.

As a highly trained economist he led successful efforts in Global Asset Allocation and Macro Strategy at Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley. Ravi moved into UHNW private client coverage at J.P. Morgan in 2012 and as a senior industry figure he is regularly sought out by his clients and contacts for advice on a very wide range of financial matters. He is very well versed in industry dynamics and structure, and the continuing impact of regulatory change on the financial services industry.

He serves as a Visiting Lecturer in Wealth Management and Alternative Investments in the MSc programme at Imperial College Business School, a Governor at The Doon School in India, and an active member of the Cambridge, LSE and Stanford Alumni communities.

He is particularly interested in the Private Equity, technology and property sectors and retains his abiding passion for market and economic analysis.