Basavaraj Kusugal is one of the founding Director’s of Simple Minds H R Consultants Pvt. Ltd. He is a management graduate from SDM Institute for Management Development, Mysore and possesses over 15 years of Industry experience primarily in Banking and Finance. His last assignment was with Equitas Small Finance Bank as Deputy Vice-President & Cluster Head.
Basavaraj is a first-generation entrepreneur. He began his career in 1998 with Gokaldas Images, a garment exporter in Bengaluru and thereafter moved to Hubli in the year 2002. He was with Sundaram Home Finance for about 20 months before joining HDFC Bank in 2004. He was an integral part of the team that setup the first branch of HDFC Bank in North Karnataka. Overall, he brings in his rich experience in Marketing, Retail Banking, Corporate Banking, Relationship Banking, etc.