Mr. Arun Thukral
Managing Director & CEO
Arun Thukral is the MD & CEO of Axis Securities Limited, a subsidiary of Axis Bank engaged in the distribution of a wide range of financial solutions and broking services to retail customers. He is also the Director of Financial Planning Standards Board of India (FPSB). He is a veteran banker and has more than 25 years of experience in the financial services industry. Arun started his career with UTI and thereafter has been associated with Axis Bank since inception. His major stint has been with the department of Treasury. He has worked both in Corporate Banking and Retail Banking.
Under his leadership, Axis Securities Limited has grown rapidly and in a short span over 6 years, it is among the top 3 brokerage houses in India terms of customer base with 1.5+ million customers. It has consistently been awarded the ‘Best Growing Equity Broker’ multiple times. AxisDirect portal has been awarded in the “Best Website/e-commerce” category. They have also been awarded the “Best Research” house and have bagged multiple awards both domestic and international on “Marketing Innovation”.
Arun believes that investor psychology plays a key role to be successful at investing. He is a keen observer of Yoga philosophy and uses various Yogic concepts to explain investor psychology and how one can use them effectively to create wealth. Hel believes that the next decade belongs to the India. He advocates customers to participate in the India growth story by targeting equity as an investment focus. He actively contributes regularly to leading business channels & newspapers on varied subjects including investments and is also a regular visiting faculty in leading B-Schools.