Board of Directors
H. Melwani is Chairman of the Company. He has over 50 years business
experience, earlier running a global family business in trading and
manufacturing. In 1982, he founded CFCL and has ensured that since
inception the Company has been professionally managed by a leading
commercial bank and has maintained exacting standards of corporate
A. Melwani has served as Executive Director since 1992. He has
previously worked for Drexel Burnham Lambert Inc. in institutional equity
sales and E D & F Man Pacific (Holdings) Limited, a Hong Kong listed
company, as Executive Director focusing on mergers and acquisitions and
private equity. He is a graduate of the Harvard Business School.
Mr. Chris G. Howse
is a Partner at Howse Williams Bowers,
specializing in shipping, commercial litigation and arbitration, medical
and professional indemnity law. He has been an Independent Director of
CFCL since 1997.
Mr. Ravi Prakash Gupta is
presently employed as General Manager of a large Indian Public Sector
Bank and has over 33 years of commercial banking experience. He has held
various positions in the Bank at various levels including posting at
Overseas Branches, Zonal Manager of the Zone and General Manager
(International). He is a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of
Bankers and joined our Board since June 2017.
Singh Poswal, serves as Chief Executive of CFCL. He is post
graduate in Arts and is a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of
Bankers. He has over 20 years of commercial and corporate banking
experience at a large commercial bank in India.
Mr. Kapil Jain serves as
Alternate Chief Executive of CFCL. He is MBA (Finance) and is a Certified
Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers. He has over 20 years of
commercial & corporate banking experience at a large commercial bank