Sachin is currently in charge of CRISIL’s SME ratings business. He is responsible for strategy and business development for several verticals such as SME ratings, institutional sales for the SME business, real estate ratings and business school gradings. Additionally, he oversees CRISIL’s executive training programmes. Sachin joined CRISIL in 2011. Prior to this, he was Senior Vice President & National Head, Corporate & SME Sales – Receivable Finance, HSBC. Sachin holds an MBA degree with specialisation in Finance from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai and a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) degree from the University of Mumbai.