Deepa Rath

Ms. Deepa Rath is the Managing Director & CEO on the Board of Axis Trustee Services Limited.

Deepa is a Senior Banker with more than 20 years of experience in Corporate Banking, Fintech, Credit, Project Funding, MSME Financing, Retail Banking, Supply Chain Finance, Trade Finance etc. She has been with Axis Trustee services ltd since May 2021.

She also represents Trustee industry as a member at various SEBI formulated policy advisory committees viz. CoBoSAC (Bond Markets), HySAC (REITs & INVITs) and AIPAC (AIF).

Prior to taking over as MD & CEO of ATSL, Deepa was part of the founding leadership team and spearheaded TReDS (Trades Receivable Discounting System) platform business at INVOICEMART / A. TREDS LTD (JV of Axis Bank & Mjunction), a pioneer work in the space of Digital & Transparent Financing of MSMEs. Before this, she led various business functions across geographies with Axis Bank Corporate Banking department. In the early part of her career, she took several roles with IDBI Bank and ICICI Bank Ltd within the Corporate Banking & Retail Banking franchise. She has also been a speaker on various Finance & Fintech related forums.

Deepa is known for her strategic leadership, customer centric approach, superior people & relationship management skills which have helped her set up and scale up New Businesses & High Impact Teams across domains.

She is an MBA- Finance, MA in Economics, holds an Advanced Diploma in Software Technology & Systems Management and Advanced diploma in “Fintech & Financial Blockchain” from IIM Calcutta.