Magic FinServ |Leadership Team


Visionaries who lead, guide and inspire us.

Executive Leadership

Acky Kamdar MagicFinServ

Acky Kamdar


Management professional with over 25 years of experience of launching and running businesses (start-ups and matured businesses) within Process Management, Technology Solutions, and Outsourcing services industries with a track record of delivering sustainable revenues and margins, creating long term shareholder value.

Participated and executed upon several major investment and capitalization decisions, mergers and acquisitions, integrations, and go-to-market strategies for creating competitive positioning within the industry

Specifically known for being able to attract, and build talented teams that have created successful leaders within the services industries globally.

Parag Samarth MagicFinServ

Parag Samarth

Business Leadership

Parag is an accomplished Global IT Services leader with over 30 years of focused Financial Services experience, primarily in the USA. He is well known for his innovative strategic thinking and creating significant value for his customers.

As the BU Head of Magic FinServ, Parag is focused on leading a young, nimble team of New Technology Engineers and Capital Markets SMEs to create a strategic innovation partner for the Capital Markets Industry, solving its traditional operational challenges.

Parag is an undergrad in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA in Finance and Marketing from leading Universities in India.

Anuraj Soni MagicFinServ

Anuraj Soni

Delivery & Technology

With over 24 years of experience working in the Capital Markets & Education industry. Anuraj has successfully built businesses from grounds-up, setting up multi-cultural global organizations in India, Philippines, Austria, UK & the United States.

As the President of MagicFinServ & MagicBlockchainQA, Anuraj is building Financial Services business grounds-up based on new-age technologies like AI & Blockchain.

Anuraj is a B.Tech in Computer Science from NIT Kurukshetra, a Masters in Distributed Computing from New York University, and a Master’s in psychology from Madras University.


Piyush Gupta MagicFinServ

Piyush Gupta

Platforms & Technology

Piyush is a technology leader with expertise in Artificial Intelligence. He is driving digital transformation in capital markets space using NLP, Machine Learning, and RPA. He is an experienced, dynamic, performance-driven, and insightful architect with a broad range of skills. He has more than 18 years of experience in designing and delivering large scale solutions across multiple global organizations.

Amol Mathur MagicFinServ

Amol Mathur

Delivery & Client Management

Amol has 13 years of experience in business analysis and techno-functional consulting. He is a seasoned professional with most of his experience in product development, professional services, and bespoke solutions delivery for capital market clients. He has been exceptional in building and leading teams with a high degree of customer satisfaction.

Deepak Tripathi MagicFinServ

Deepak Tripathi

Delivery & Client Management

Deepak holds a Master’s degree in Software engineering from San Jose State University, has 14 years of experience in consulting and delivery of enterprise technology solutions to global top-tier firms with a majority of career in the financial services industry. The experience is split between services and product companies globally. Strong engineering professional skilled in Financial Data Management, Data Integration, Trading platforms, Program Management.

Domain Experience: Capital Markets, Enterprise Data Management, Price Aggregation, Lending & Leasing, Education Technology, Business Intelligence

Sales and Marketing

Naina Sethi MagicFinServ

Naina Sethi

Business Development Manager

Naina joined us after spending 5 years across Citigroup's Global Transaction Banking group covering liquidity and investments, business transformation, and commercial cards. Most recently, she led the end to end execution of Citi corporate commercial cards programs (pricing, contractual negotiations, and P&L management) for institutional clients across Technology-Media-Telecom and Energy-Power-Chemical verticals in North America; the most profitable segment of a 700MM+ global business spanning 5 regions.

Malika Dwarka MagicFinServ

Malika Dwarka

Business Development Manager

Malika graduated from the NYU Stern Business School with a B.Sc in Business and Political Economy and a minor in Social Entrepreneurship and Management. She spent 4 years in New York, London, Shanghai, and Melbourne learning about the capital markets and their impact on global trade. Her prior work has focused on management consulting for firms in the offshore industry in Mauritius and in the energy industry in Kenya.

Ishita Sharma MagicFinServ

Ishita Sharma

Marketing Manager

Ishita is a proven B2B marketer who thrives in entrepreneurial roles at high growth companies. She has an analytical mindset coupled with creativity, constantly striving to be the customer’s advocate. Ishita joined us after working across various successful software startups of India, the US, and Singapore. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business from Symbiosis University and a Master’s degree from Strathclyde Business School, Glasgow. She is passionately curious, an avid traveler, and a voracious reader.

Board of Directors


Arjun Malhotra

Chairman, Solmark


Sandeep Sahai

General Partner, Solmark


Nicki Mehra

General Partner, Solmark


Adarsh Mehra

General Partner, Solmark

Our Partners

Magic has built a strong eco-system of partners to ensure that we are able to provide high quality solutions to meet our client's every growing business needs and help them navigate complexity of environments & technology.

Our Partners

Magic has built a strong eco-system of partners to ensure that we are able to provide high quality solutions to meet our client's ever growing business needs and help them navigate complexity of environments & technology.