SMART International Holdings, Inc. has a dedicated team
of highly qualified and experienced professionals drawn from various disciplines.
The team is committed to achieving excellence.
Ph.D. (Capital Markets),
MBA (Global Asset and
Subhransu S. Mohanty has a Doctorate in Commerce with specialization in Capital Markets from Banaras Hindu University, India and a specialized MBA in Global Asset and Wealth Management from Simon Fraser University, Canada. He has over 22 years of industry experience, particularly in the areas of macro-economic research,
investment strategy, asset allocation, performance and attribution
analysis, investment banking, capital markets regulations and
development and global investment management practice. Dr. Mohanty worked with Securities & Exchange Board of India- the Indian capital markets regulatory body as well as with many private sector companies abroad before venturing out on his own.
His penchant for mathematical and econometric modeling, database
designing and data mining helped him to concentrate and pioneer the
art of financial modeling. He is instrumental in the writing of
software for equity research, risk management, asset allocation and
trading strategies and leading the global research and strategy
A teacher, researcher, a prolific writer, a practitioner and a strategist, he is the chief architect of SMART International Holdings, Inc. and its sister concerns' business strategy and operations. Dr. Mohanty is also the Chairman of Clearwater Capital Management Inc., and Chairman of Transoceanic Financial Engineering Private Limited, India.
Ph.D. (Molecular Biology),
MBA (Strategic Management)
Hakan Telenius has a Ph. D. in Molecular Biology from
Karolinska Institute, Sweden and has studied at the University of Cambridge, UK. He
also has an MBA in Strategic Management from Sauder School of Business,
University of British Columbia, Canada. Hakan held many professional
and research positions in his 15-year career span including
a Directorship with British Columbia Innovation Council and Vice
President of MDS Capital Corporation, Canada. Hakan currently advises
entrepreneurs, research organizations and venture capital companies
on corporate strategy, entrepreneurship and venture capital funding
primarily in the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology sector in Canada,
US, Europe, and Asia.
| Rob Bakshi graduated from Simon Fraser University in 1985 with
a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. His innovative vision
and product designs have moved his company, Silent Witness Inc.
of Canada, to the forefront of the security industry. His video
monitoring solutions are sold around the world and his company ranks
among the best in the business. In 2002, Silent Witness ranked 25th
among T-Net B.C.’s list of Top 100 high tech companies while
global consulting firm Watson Wyatt ranked Silent Witness 25th in
its Best-Businesses-to-work-for category. Report on Business magazine
ranked Silent Witness 13th out of the top 50 performing stocks in
Canada for the years 1997-2001 while Canadian Business magazine
ranked it 68th in best-performing technology companies. In 2002,
Silent Witness was taken over by Honeywell for $ 83 million and
Rob decided to pursue his other business interests. He was honored
in 2002 with a Simon Fraser University Outstanding Alumni award
for professional achievement and later was conferred with the Entrepreneur-in-Residence
honorary position with the University to guide budding faculty members
as well as aspiring students. Rob is an active member of The Indus
Entrepreneurs, Inc.'s Canadian chapter and a prolific speaker at
various conferences and seminars.
Ross J. Beatty
J. Beatty graduated from University of Toronto and after spending 30
years in the investment banking field
is currently spearheading
clean energy solutions across the globe through his company
Solar Bancorp and CleanClimate Group of Companies. In his role as
President of Solar Bancorp and the CleanClimate Group of Companies,
Ross acts as a "venture catalyst" creating the structure
of organizations, building high-calibre leadership teams and
providing the CleanClimate Group partner companies with ongoing
counsel and a firm strategic partnership to address needs that arise
as their business ventures grow.
Internally, Ross coaches the CleanClimate global network to
build the necessary skills to seek out and negotiate top-level deals
started his career as Director of Retail Sales for Midland Walwyn's
1200 stockbrokers, Canada's largest financial services investment
firm. He also taught as
a Continuing Education Finance Professor at Seneca College, in
Toronto, Ontario. As majority owner of the IDA investment firm R.J.
Beatty Financial Corp., Ross created and built an Ontario,
Canada-based investment house, which eventually managed assets in
excess of $500 million. Ross has participated in over 400
Initial Public Offerings (IPOs).
has many civic achievements that have earned him the respected
"Citizen of the Year" award. He is also a profound art
and music lover and is associated with music groups across different
continents to spread the cause of art and music for better living.
Odette L. Mohanty
B.Sc., PGDBM, CIM, FCSI
Odette L. Mohanty is a
Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI) and also holds
the Chartered Investment Manager (CIM) professional designation from the Canadian
Securities Institute, Toronto, Canada. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Science from St
Xavier's College, Mumbai University and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Management
from the Xavier Institute of Management, India. Odette has 25 years of work
experience in the financial services industry. She worked for 10
years in India with leading institutions such as Deutsche Bank,
Securities and Exchange Board of India, and Unit Trust of India.
She also worked for nearly 8 years as a Financial Analyst with Oman
and Emirates Investment Holding Company SAOG, a joint venture financial
institution between the Governments of Oman and the United Arab