Shri Vijay Kumar Sharma took charge as Chairman, Life Insurance Corporation of India on 16th December, 2016. Prior to his taking over as Chairman, he served as Chairman (In charge) from 16th September, 2016 and Managing Director, Life Insurance Corporation of India from 1st November, 2013. From December 2010 to November 2013, he has been Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, LIC Housing Finance Limited (LICHFL), a premiere housing finance company in the country.
Shri Hemant Bhargava, Managing Director of Life Insurance Corporation of India, joined LIC as a Direct Recruit Officer in the year 1981. He did his Masters in Economics and also studied in Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies in Masters in Financial Management. Adding feather to his cap, he has done courses from IIM, Lucknow and ISB, Hyderabad.
Mr. Eraj Wijesinghe, a Director of LIC Lanka, is the Chairman of the Bartleet Group of Companies. During his tenure the Group diversified its activities into Financial services, Information Technology, processing of minerals and exports. Three of these are joint venture projects with foreign collaboration, one dealing with processing of minerals for export and the other two being money broking and insurance.
Mr. Judhajit Sen has taken over as CEO & MD of LIC (Lanka), Ltd. with effect from 02.05.2016. He joined LIC of India in the year 1988 as a Direct Recruit officer. He is an MSc and also holds Licentiate certificate of Insurance Institute of India.