Dr. Sakthivel, is an internationally acclaimed textile exporter cum entrepreneur, as well as a Padmashree awardee and a Conferred Doctorate from Bharathiyar University for his yeomen services to the exporter community especially the MSME Sector. He holds a notable position in the Tirupur Exporters’ Association, Apparel Made-ups & Home Furnishing Sector Skill Council and The Federation of Indian Export Orgnisations, Southern Region. He has also been on the Board of UCO Bank, IDBI Bank, ECGC and SIDBI. His rich experience with multi-various businessmen and entrepreneurs especially his interactions with MSME borrowers facing difficulties and awaiting adequate opportunities to revive or restart their businesses during their financial difficulties, prompted him to promote Omkara Assets Reconstruction Private Limited.
Mr. Lalwani holds a Master’s Degree of Commerce from the Gujarat University and is also a Chartered Accountant. He has over 15 Years of experience in Distressed Assets and Financial Services Business. Mr. Lalwani has been instrumental in setting and scaling up Omkara ARC’s Operations. Prior to being the Managing Director & CEO of Omkara ARC, he was the founder director of the Areion Group - providing various services related to advisory of Stressed Assets, Insolvency Professionals, and Asset Management Company (Fund). He has driven various deals and enjoys good relationships with financial institutions and Investors. Early in his career he has worked across sectors viz. Iron & Steel, Real Estate, Hospitality, Educational, Health, Textile, and Automotive, as part of corporate restructurings and special situations.