Nikesh Kumar Sinha is CEO at IntelleGrow
Venture debt company IntelleGrow appointed Nikesh Kumar Sinha as its chief executive officer. Sinha joins the company from Axis Bank, where he headed the medium enterprises group within the SME vertical. He held various other positions during his two decades with the bank. Nonbanking finance company Jain Sons Finlease, which operates under the brand IntelleGrow, specializes in offering cashflowbased loans to SMEs and earlystage enterprises in India. He takes over from Arun Diaz, who was serving as interim CEO after Akbar Khan quit in March. Diaz remains a senior advisor at the firm. Sinha is an alumnus of St. Xavier’s College in Kolkata and Indian Institute of Forest Management in Bhopal.