Key Management & Team

SSA Key Management

Mr. Shailendra Dhakadey

Ms. Swati khandekar

Ms. Pankita Gala

SSA Team

Ms. Neha Shringarpure

Ms. Neelam Choursiya

Since the founding of the firm, every member at Special Situation Advisors (India) Pvt Ltd has been striving to provide consulting services that make us a “Real Partner” for our clients.


Mr. Shailendra Dhakadey is B. Tech in Chemical Engineering and an MBA in International Business from Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi. He has over sixteen years of experience in Distressed Assets Management, Corporate Banking and managing business start-ups. He has worked with Asset Reconstruction Company (India) Ltd. (ARCIL) as a part of Asset Resolution Group managing the portfolio across various industry like Textiles, Pharmaceutical, Engineering, Packaging, Ceramics, Dyes & Specialty Chemicals, Metal processing and Hospitality thereby gaining exposure in various aspect of ARC operations and Distressed Debt Investment Management. His extensive industrial relationships across various players in distressed debt space including Banks, ARCs, Distressed Debt Funds helps the organization to play a key role in structuring NPL portfolio transactions coupled with resolution strategies. As a result, he is the most referred professional in the Industry.

He was invited as a speaker at Asia Pacific Distressed Investing and Corporate Restructuring Summit 2014 & 2015, organized by Euromoney, Hong Kong to speak on Indian Distress sector. He was part of BSE- KAMCO conducted international program on Non-Performing Loan (NPL) Management at Korea, Thailand, Malaysia and Hong Kong. He also attended Venture Capital Development Program at Indian School of Business, Hyderabad. He gained rich banking experience both on Corporate Banking and Retail Banking at ICICI Bank Ltd. from the year 2003 to 2006. Prior to joining ICICI Bank, he had worked with Maruti Udyog Limited from 2001 to 2003 with New Businesses Group.


Ms. Swati Khandekar has done PGDSM in Capital Market from NISM Mumbai and is B.E. in Electrical Engineering from GEC Chandrapur. She has over nine years of experience in Securities market, Derivatives and Forex Market. She has worked with Stock exchanges and Clearing Corporation of India limited as a Business analyst prior to joining Special Situation Advisors (India) Pvt. Ltd. Swati drives the business development initiative bringing in relationship depth with the clients. Her passion to deliver quality results for the clients particularly within stringent timelines especially while running sell side mandates makes her an exceptional professional.


Ms. Pankita Gala is a professionally outstanding leader with a cumulative experience of over 15 years in the field of Human Resource, Public Relations, Administration, Operations Management and Process Management. She has experience managing global teams and multi-million-dollar projects for various big companies and Start-ups.

Her Background in handling challenging Senior level leadership responsibility in line and matrix team structures in HR Consultancy, Public Relationship Domain and Organisational Development Initiatives inform her mindful but competitive approach.

Pankita believes mindfulness in the workplace is key to success. She is a powerhouse of creative energy with Out of the Box ideas and Never Give up Attitude. She has done PGDHRM, BA in Psychology and Diploma in Commercial Arts. She has represented the Indian Government Delegation for various cultural events at China, Hongkong and Singapore.


Ms. Neha Shringarpure has overall experience of 3 years in Finance & Security Market. She has worked with ICICI Securities as a Senior Relationship Manager. She brings with her knowledge of Financial Products like Equity & Mutual Funds. She has played an important role in executing the mandates of Bank of India, South Indian Bank, Bank of Maharashtra, Federal Bank, Dena Bank and Lakshmi Vilas Bank. She holds a Post-Graduation Diploma in Management with specialization in Finance and Marketing.


Ms. Neelam Choursiya holds a Post-Graduation Diploma in Management with specialization in Finance and Marketing. She has played an important role in executing the mandates of Bank of India and Karnataka Bank Limited. Her detailed research skills make her an important contributor to the Research Team.