Catalyst Trusteeship Limited is led by some of the most formidable names in the industry, from leaders in finance to the best business consultants in the country.

Mr. Ravindra Marathe, Chairman

  • Qualification:
    MA (Economics)
    Dip. in Treasury, Investment & Risk Management


  • Experience:
    Executive Director of Bank of India for two years.
    Former Managing Director & CEO of Bank of Maharashtra. Banking experience of more than three decades. Fellow of Indian Institute of Banking and Finance.

Mr. Umesh Salvi, Managing Director

  • Qualification:
    BE (Electronics)
    MBA (Finance)


  • Experience:
    Over 15 years of trusteeship experience
    Spearheaded the growth strategies that have enabled Catalyst to reach the pinnacle in the domain of Trusteeship Business in the country.
    Reputation of being ‘an achiever par excellence’, through impeccable work ethics, expertise, and insightful approach to resolving hurdles within the legislative and regulatory framework.

Mr. Jayesh Pandit, Director

  • Qualification:
    Chartered Accountant
    Master of Science – Actuarial Science
    Qualified for working on Pension Reform Options Simulation Tool (PROST)
    Diploma in Information System Audit
    Certificate in International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS)


  • Experience:
    Practicing CA for more than two decades
    Member of the committee of Pension funds for the banking industry.
    Expertise in actuarial & valuation services for banks, insurance companies & commercial organizations

Mr. Raghavendra Kulkarni, Director

  • Qualification:
    M. Com.,


  • Experience:
    Associated with this Company since its incorporation, in different capacities & now as Director for last 8 years.
    Advocate with 15 plus years of experience in Corporate Laws. Nominated twice as a member of the Committee of SEBI to examine the role of debenture trustee.
    Prior to joining this company, had experience as Zonal Head, Legal Dept. of nationalised Bank for more than two decades.

Mr. Pravin Kutumbe, Independent Director

  • Qualification:
    Chartered Accountant
  • Experience:
    Mr. Pravin Kutumbe is a Chartered Accountant by qualification having an overall work experience of 33 years of working with LIC. At LIC he has held different positions as Chief Investment Officer (CIO) and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the organization.
    He was a full-time member of the Board of the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) for three years and was also a Director on the Board of Tata Power Company Limited, State Bank of India and Stockholding Corporation of India.
  • Letter of Appointment:
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Mrs. Rewati Paithankar, Independent Director

  • Qualification:

Fellow Chartered Accountant
Diploma in Information System Audit
Doctoral Degree (Ph. D.) Savitribai Phule Pune University on the topic “The Role of Urban Cooperative Banks in Economic Empowerment of women – A study with special reference to Bhagini Nivedita Sahakari Bank Ltd, Pune”.

  • Experience:

Practicing Chartered Accountant with an experience of more than 35 years in statutory audits, internal audits and Direct Tax.
Senior Partner of M/s. Paithankar & Paranjape, Chartered Accountants.
Expert Director on the Board of Bhagini Nivedita Sahakari Bank Ltd, Pune since 2004; presently Chairperson of the Bank since 2022.
Translated a few management /self-development books into Marathi.