Vallabh Bhansali

(Executive Director)

Mr. Vallabh Bhanshali is a well-known thought leader and investment banker. He is the Co-founder of ENAM, a reputed home-grown investment banking and investment groups of the country. ENAM built a solid track record based on incisive knowledge and ethics. They have inspired innumerable others in their own field and outside. Under his leadership, ENAM executed some of the most innovative and pioneering capital market and advisory transactions. ENAM has played a significant role in the growth of leading business houses such as Infosys, Reliance, Sterlite, Zee, Thermax, etc. and even Govt companies such as NTPC, PTC, PFC, etc. He has a keen interest in several subjects outside his core activity, such as behavioural science, economic development, and scientific spirituality. He is widely recognized across the business, media, social and spiritual circles for his work, talks, interviews and innovative ideas. Amongst the many honors received is an honorary doctorate from Teerthankar Mahavir University. He is a chartered accountant and has a degree in law. He had anchored a popular TV show ‘Kaun Hai Bharat Bhagya Vidhata’ which was focused on reviving volunteerism and patriotism in the country. He is the founder and chief mentor of Desh Apnayen Sahayog Foundation which is focused on instilling a sense of active citizenship amongst the citizens with a greater focus on the youth in schools and colleges. He is also the founder Director of FLAME University - India’s most reputed Liberal Arts University. Satya Vigyan Foundation, another of his creation is focused on bringing to light India's unmatched heritage and knowledge in a modern metaphor. He was instrumental in completing and distributing a much-acclaimed film- History of Yoga and more such films are in the works. He inspired a course on Samyakttva or right knowledge as the foundation of spiritual progress which is receiving great response from Jains and non-Jains across the country. He was the former Chairman and now a trustee of the Global Vipassana Foundation . He is Trustee of the Bombay Stock Exchange. He has served on several policy making & advisory committees of the Central Government and other regulatory bodies. He is on the Board of Directors of many reputed companies including the Western Zone of Reserve Bank of India.