Ramesh is financial services industry veteran and a known face in the Indian Industry, he has been instrumental in building Mahindra Finance since 1994 into one of India’s leading rural finance companies.He manages the Financial Services Sector of the Mahindra Group which includes Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services, Mahindra Insurance Brokers, Mahindra Rural Housing Finance, Mahindra Asset Management Company and Mahindra Trustee Company. He also oversees the operations of Mahindra Finance USA.He has been closely involved in the development of the India's dynamic financial services sector, affecting policy change as the chairman of the Finance Industry Development Council. He is also member of multiple prestigious institutions in India and serves on the boards of multiple institutions and companies including several Mahindra Group entities. He has received numerous awards in his career journey of over four decades. In this episode he shares more about his early career journey and how he got into Mahindra Finance. He shares leadership and management lessons learned over the forty years of journey in this industry. He talks about Covid-19 and its response and shares his views around future of work. He also shares great piece of advice around career progression and getting to the top position.