Brahmanand is one of the Founders and the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Vistaar Financial Services Pvt. Ltd. A Bangalore based NBFC focused on Small Business Lending.
Brahmanand is a 30 years veteran of rural banking and agricultural lending in India. He was director of Fullerton India’s rural banking since 2007. Prior to that, Brahmanand was part of ICICI group. During initial period he was part of project finance team responsible for implementing ACE programme funded by USAID, focused on post-harvest value addition for horticulture crops. Later, as Joint General Manager, Brahmanand ran ICICI’s rural banking group including Microfinance, Agri SME, Commodity Financing etc.
Brahmanand is a Post-Graduate with M.Sc from University of Agricultural Sciences, Bangalore and qualified CAIIB from Indian Institute of Bankers, Mumbai.