• About Rosefinch
  • Board of Directors
  • Financial Advisory
  • Legal Advisory
  • Academic Advisory
  • Management
Welcome to Rosefinch

Rosefinch Advisors is an independent advisory group, founded exclusively for Medical Professionals, providing services in the fields of Finance, Legal and Academia.

In drawing upon over a century of cumulative experience of our experts in relevant fields, the organization endeavors to build its reputation upon deep research-driven strategies and solutions for its clientele.

To provide dedicated services, Rosefinch Advisors has associated with a team of professionals which includes Chartered Accountants, Management Graduates from IIMs and ISB (Indian School of Business), Lawyers, Retired Judges, Scientists and Doctors.

At Rosefinch Advisors we are committed to providing innovative services focused on the requirements and interest of our clients.

Mission

To become a leading provider of innovative solutions by in-depth analysis and creating sustainable value for our clients by means that are ethically above reproach.

Vision

To be identified as a preferred solution provider to professionals across all walks of life.

Board of Directors

Mr. Chirag Paleja

Mr. Chirag Paleja is the founder and President of Rosefinch Advisors. He has rich and varied experience of over 11 years in managing financial operations, across industry sectors, in large and medium organizations. These included major capital mobilizations, investor relations, financial structuring and turnarounds, reporting processes & controls, joint ventures and improvement of systems, in both Greenfield and established projects. As a member of the management team, he plays a key role in the growth of the organization.

Mr. Paleja is a seasoned professional, he started his career with a management consulting company in Mumbai wherein he was selected directly from the Campus placement programme of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. During his tenure of 5 years he has worked on various assignments and industries with focus on Entrepreneurial Consulting, Debt & Equity Syndication and Shared CFO services.

Mr. Paleja is a Fellow Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He also holds certifications from NCFM (Cash, Commodities & Derivatives), AMFI, BCDE, and IRDA.

Dr. Milan Trivedi

Dr. Milan Trivedi is the founder and Chairman of Rosefinch Advisors. Dr. Trivedi has more than 13 years of experience in the field of Medicine, Drug Designing, in-vitro pharmacology, gene regulatory networks, protein engineering & process optimization, up-scaling of clinical candidates and technology development.

Dr. Trivedi has studied and worked at M.P. Shah Cancer Center (Gujarat Cancer & Research Institute), Ahmedabad, where he specialized in Clinical & Fundamental Oncology, Immunology, and Molecular Biology. He holds Ph.D. in Medicine.

Apart from a Ph.D. in Medicine, Dr. Trivedi holds an LLB, which provides an extension to his realm from the field of medicine to legal issues. It gave an edge to his already keen interest in medico-legal aspects faced by professionals. He has worked in close co-ordination with practicing lawyers in studying and identifying various nuances of this field. He is regularly asked for his inputs on legal matters, subjudice or otherwise. Dr. Trivedi is responsible for overseeing the issues presented to the organization and developing resolutions for the same. His expertise in understanding of legal matters is an invaluable asset to the company as well as it’s associates.

Dr. Trivedi has authored and co-authored publications and books. He is a life member of IACR (Indian Association for Cancer Research), ISMFR (Indian Society for Magnetic Fluid Research) and various other associations and institutes. He regularly reviews medical and financial journals and is also actively involved in academic publishing.

Financial Advisory

Mr. Pradip K Modi

Pradip K Modi is a Chartered Accountant with additional degree in law and Management from IIM A & IIM B. He has experience of more than 25 years in the field of Finance. His strength lies in maintaining integrity and delivering satisfactory results to clients. He has specialization in the Tax & Business Advisory services more focused on international taxation, mergers and acquisitions, foreign investment consulting and exchange control regulations. He is founder of PKM Advisory Services Private Limited. He has co-authored book on Fringe Benefit Tax published by Chartered Accountants Association. He has contributed many articles in journals published by Professional Bodies in India. He is an active member of Chartered Accountants Association, Ahmedabad and Western India Regional Council Branch of ICAI, Ahmedabad. He was visiting faculty on Customs, Excise, Income Tax & Service Tax at ICAI Ahmedabad, ICWA & Ahmedabad Management Association.

Mr. Anoop Gupta

Anoop Gupta is a Chartered Accountant and Cost Accountant with over 30 years of experience in the field of Finance. Anoop held key positions in leading organizations such as Arthur Andersen & Co. and KPMG (as Management Consultant), Banque IndoSuez (now Credit Agricole - as Banker), Hewlett Packard (as Chief Financial Officer for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) and Al Faisalia Group (as Advisor to the President and Board Member) prior to establishing Concept Management Consulting Limited a broad-spectrum Business Strategy and Financial Engineering organization. He is currently an Independent Director on boards of multiple organizations having diverse business interests such as Construction, Agriculture, Real estate Development, Toll Concession and Plastics.

Manish Acharya

Manish Acharya has in-depth experience of law and finance with a career spanning over 12 years. Manish has advised clients across matters such as business structuring, transaction design, fund raising, credit rating, legal risk assessment, acquisition due diligence, contract administration and taxation.

Manish earned his LL.B. degree from the prestigious Government Law College, Mumbai in 2004. A first-attempt company secretary, Manish is an associate member of the ICSI. He has worked in client advisory roles with leading organisations such as Fox Mandal and CRISIL. Manish received his MBA in Finance from the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad in the year 2010.

Manish has the merit of being adjudged 'The Best Participant' at the 4th Training and Orientation Program and again at the 68th Secretarial Modular Training Program of the ICSI. Apart from his passion for reading, Manish is a keen sports enthusiast; he is a two-time gold medallist in Karate at the State level and has proudly represented India in international tournaments in the sport.

Ankur Roy

Ankur is a finance professional with an experience of 8 years with diverse project finance experience in different sectors in India and abroad. Ankur is B. Tech from NIT Bhopal and MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.

He specializes in fund raising for small and medium businesses through debt and equity and understands the specific characteristic of the Small and Medium Enterprises (SME). Having dealt with both seasoned and first time entrepreneurs he is in a position to guide and assist on various entrepreneurial and business strategy areas for different businesses. Through his work he also enjoys a good network with different domestic and international financiers.

Ankur was Nominated as Co-Ordinator in the Placement Committee at IIM Ahmedabad. He is a good sports person and is an active participant in various cultural events.

Bharat Mandot

Bharat Mandot is a Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary with a Management degree from IIM C. He has over 7 years of experience and brings in depth exposure in the areas of corporate finance, taxation, audit and transaction advisory services. Earlier in his career Bharat was key member of corporate finance, accounting and advisory services for Shelter Finance Corporation and PriceWaterhouseCoopers India.

Legal Advisory

Anil Desai

Anil R. Desai is a law graduate and has been practicing since 1984 in various arenas of law with specialization in Medico-Legal Matters, Civil & Criminal Laws.

He has been advising various Insurance Companies, Nationalized Banks & Co-Operative Banks and Educational Institutes like New India Assurance Company, State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, Vijay Commercial Co-Operative Bank and Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Board .

He has been invited as speaker for various Medico-Legal conferences, held by Indian Medical Association. Mr. Desai was also District Government Pleader and Public Prosecutor.

Mamta Trivedi

Mamta Trivedi is a Law graduate and is a litigation lawyer practicing in Gujarat High Court since 1996. She has been dealing with civil, criminal and consumer cases pertaining to Section 138 under Negotiable Instrument Act.

She manages all phases of the litigation process from investigation, pleadings and discovery to pre-trial, trial, settlement and arguments. She specializes in drafting and vetting of Settlement Agreements, Affidavits, Police Complaints, RTI’s.

She is actively involved in mediation and alternative dispute resolution handling various matters in this area. She is also an Additional District Government Pleader and Public Prosecutor.

Academic Advisory

Dr. Anamik Shah

Non Executive Advisor

Dr. Anamik Shah is one of the Professors in the National University System to work on several industry-academic research projects. Dr. Shah has successfully worked on 14 National and International Research Projects. He has more then 29 years of rich experiences in R & D.

Dr. Shah is currently President of Indian Society of Chemists and Biologists, where he has also served as Vice President during 2002 to 2010. He has published more than 107 scientific papers and authored many books.

Dr. Shah also serves as editorial board member in various journals like, Heterocyclic Communications, UK. - Journal of Basic and Applied Pharmaceutical Sciences, Brazil. - Journal of Cell and Tissue Research (TRC journal). Etc.

Dr. Shah is successfully running research programs with National Institute of Health (NIH)-USA , Department of Science & Technology, Government of India , Department of Biotechnology, Department of Atomic Energy, National Medicinal Plant Board - New Delhi, on diversified fields of medicinal chemistry research on anti HIV, anticancer and antitubercular drug discovery, preservation of molecular diversity, etc.

Dr. Shah has pursued his degree of Ph.D in the year 1983, and Special LLB in the year 1988. He is awarded by International Scientific Partnership Foundation, Russia, along with many others.

Dr. Rakesh Rawal

Non Executive Advisor

Dr. Rakesh Rawal's area of specialization includes medicinal chemistry with special reference to in vitro screening of NCE in cell lines and primary tumour cells. He has developed expertise in establishing in vitro stem cell model for leukemias for predicting drug response and resistance. His area of specialization also includes molecular modeling and in silico screening of compound library against various cancer targets.

Dr. Rawal has published more than 25 research articles in journals of national and international repute. Besides this he has also delivered invited lectures in the field of cancer biology, nanotechnology and bioinformatics at various national and international symposia. He is a life member of Indian Association of Cancer Research.

Dr. Rawal has pursued his Ph.D. in Lifesciences. Since then he is involved in various research projects funded by state, national and international agencies. He is also a visiting faculty and recognised Ph.D. guide in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics.

Management

Kshitij Nagdev

Kshitij Nagdev is a Management Professional with Engineering background having over 13 years of experience in Operations and Marketing. Kshitij completed his B.E. (Electrical Engineering) from RGPV, Bhopal, PGDBA (Operations) and PGDBA (Marketing) from SCDL, Pune. Notably, having exposure to business development activities.

Kshitij also held various positions responsible for Sales booking, Planning, Monitoring and Execution of strategy. Previous assignments include a successful stint as Regional Manager with Prithvi Information Solutions Limited, Hyderabad and as Key Account Manager for BSNL’s internet based video telephony project.

Kshitij has been a key driver for business process design and solution identification. He is also an effective communicator with proven relationship management skills and has the ability to relate to people at every level of business along with managing cross-functional activities.

Naynesh Dave

Naynesh Dave is a holder of M.Phil.(Management) after having completed his MBA(Finance). He has collected vast knowledge across his entire academic life and has the understanding of transferring the same to practical situations faced in running a business.

He has a keen sense of observation and is a key figure in determining steps to be taken in the future for betterment of work environment and maintaining the morale of the staff. He is highly motivated with exceptional multi-tasking skills. He is an expert in training and development of staff.

He is a good painter and an active participant in sport activities. Being ambitious and progressive give him an adge while serving his duty in the management of the organization.

Executive Team

Our Executive team is a dynamic and dedicated group of individuals united by passion for commitment to quality and innovation. Our unique combination of industry acumen, technical experts, professionals and entrepreneurial skills makes Rosefinch LifeSciences a leading provider of comprehensive outsourcing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

Mr. Ghanshyam Sheliya

Mr. Ghanshyam Sheliya brings over 20 year of entrepreneurial experience in the field of pharmaceuticals and stock broking. He has excellent network and relationship with business community and takes care of high level Business Development for the company.

Mr. Kirit Patel

Mr. Kirit Patel is an ex Indian Military Service officer and brings over 12 years of experience in the pharmaceutical field. He has very good network in the supply chain within Gujarat and takes care of Supply side for the company.

Mr. Lalit Thaker

Mr. Lalit Thaker brings over 18 year of entrepreneurial experience in the field of pharmaceutical and stock broking. He has excellent relationship and network among key decision makers in the field of pharmaceuticals and other regulatory authorities. He takes care of day to day functioning of the company.