Suresh Babu Konakanchi

Mentor and Global Market Relations

Education & Professional Memberships

  • Post Graduation in Commerce with specialization in Finance & Marketing & Finance.
  • CAIIB (Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers) of Indian Institute of Banking & Finance, Mumbai.
  • CIF – Certified in Industrial Finance by the Indian Institute of Bankers, Mumbai.
  • Felicitated with the Award, “100 TOP MOST INFLUENTIAL BFSI LEADERS” by the World BFSI Congress & Awards 2019, in the field of Banking & Financial Services Industry (BFSI).
  • Conferred the Degree of Honorary Doctorate in Business Management by the Asian University International, accredited by International Accreditation Board & Global Accreditation Association, USA, accredited by Universal Association Professional College and University and CPD Accreditation Center, UK

Professional Experience

  • 40 years of rich experience in Banking and Financial Services areas, viz., Commercial Banking, Merchant Banking, Asset Management - Mutual Funds, Treasury and money market operations and infrastructure development.

Corporate Work Profile

  • Currently with StrataBiz Advisory Services LLP in Navi Mumbai, as the Founder-Managing Partner since August 2018, providing advisory services in fund raising, loan syndication for project funding, and restructuring of liabilities portfolio of large, medium and small enterprises.
  • With Reliance ADAG for the last 17 years since 2002, as the Chief Treasury Officer, heading the Integrated Treasury in Reliance Capital Ltd., and Group companies, viz., Reliance Consumer Finance Ltd., and Reliance Home Finance Ltd. Also associated with Group as the Head of Operations, Compliance and Finance of Reliance Mutual Fund and Head-Infrastructure of Reliance Life Insurance Company Ltd.

    Developed and maintained potential banking relationship with BFSI and instrumental in providing the requisite funds for the Group’s onward lending businesses in commercial and home finance through various avenues like securitization, term loans and debt instruments/ structured products.

  • Also associated with JP Morgan Chase in asset management business in India as Head-Client Services.
  • With Indian Bank, a public sector bank and its subsidiary, Indbank Merchant Banking Services Ltd., for over 17 years in several capacities at Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai.