Executive Team

Agnelo Rodrigues, Executive Director, Company Secretary & Chief Compliance Officer


Agnelo Rodrigues, Executive Director, Company Secretary & Chief Compliance Officer As Company Secretary & Chief Compliance Officer, Agnelo is responsible for the entire legal, secretarial and compliance functions of the organization. He is also the Executive Director of the Indian entity.

Agnelo has over 21 years of rich experience in the legal, secretarial and compliance function of large organizations and has handled these functions at the group level. Agnelo has handled work related to IPO’s, Open Offers, Preferential/GDR/FCCB issues and Private Equity Investments; compliance and regulatory work related to corporate laws, Indian & overseas listing requirements and corporate governance; managed due diligences, handled the work related to mergers/acquisitions and corporate restructuring; structuring, drafting & negotiating documents and agreements related to complex business transactions, foreign collaborations and formation of SPV’s and JVs; and managed dispute and litigation redressal.

Prior to joining M*Modal India, Agnelo was Head – Legal & Company Secretary at YOU Telecom. He has also over the years served large listed organizations like HCC, Sterlite Optical, Fujitsu ICIM, Zensar Technologies, RPG Ricoh and Pudumjee Agro. Agnelo is a Commerce Graduate from the University of Mumbai, and is also a Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.

Sarma Balijepalli – Vice President Operations, India West Region


Sarma Balijepalli – Vice President Operations, India West RegionAs Vice President of Operations for West Region, Sarma is responsible for operational performance for all the locations in Coimbatore and Hyderabad region.

Sarma has over 31 years of work experience, from which 15 years are specifically in the field of Clinical Documentation Processing. He has been working with M*Modal since October 2003 and prior to his current role he was an integral part of the Mumbai operations team for 7 years and has also worked on a project in Detroit for a year.

Prior to joining M*Modal Sarma managed personnel administration and training co-ordination for the Indian Air Force for 16 valuable years. He is a Post Graduate in Commerce and holds an MBA in Operations Management.