S.P. Arora is currently on the Board of Directors at U V Capital, an investment banking and advisory firm. He is former MD of Tourism Finance Corporation of India (TFCI). The last assignment of S.P. Arora was as Managing Director of Tourism Finance Corporation of India from March 2016-March 2018. Prior to TFCI, S.P. Arora was Executive Director at IFCI Ltd. He started as an officer in a nationalized Bank and later joined IFCI and rose to the rank of Executive Director . He has served on the Board of many companies as nominee Director. He has also served as Managing Director of IFCI Venture Capital Fund Ltd during 2011 to 2014. He has excellent academic record and holds Masters Degree in commerce from Delhi University and he is associate of ICMA, ICSI, Indian Institute of Bankers besides degree of law from Delhi University. He is also a qualified Insolvency professional.
Sunil is one of the pioneers of the Indian venture capital industry. He is a mechanical engineer from VNIT, Nagpur with Masters in Aircraft Production Technology from IIT, Madras. After completing his masters, he worked for a few years in an aircraft manufacturing company in India. Subsequently he completed his MBA in International Management from IMI, New Delhi. Since 1990 he has worked in the Indian venture capital / private equity industry. He has worked in ICICI Venture, IndAsia Fund Advisors, IL&FS Investment Managers (IIML), etc. Currently he is mentoring a few startups and is an angel investor in a few startups He had served as a board member on the board of directors of a number of portfolio companies of the various funds he was associated with. He had also been a non-executive independent board member on the board of directors of a few companies.