The Team

Col. Vijay Pratap Sharma - Chairman

Col. Vijay Pratap Sharma received his graduate degree in computer science & engineering with distinction from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He is responsible for important decisions, which can include establishing policies for corporate management and strategic policies.

His duties also include strategic and operational responsibility for the entire portfolio of the company’s offerings and overseeing the key functions of global delivery and business enablement.

During his free time, he enjoys gardening, taking care of his house and his plants.

Capt. Abhishek Sharma - CEO

Capt. Abhishek Sharma is the Chief Executive Officer of Veteran Investigation Services, he holds a Master in Psychology from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), India. Capt. Abhishek Sharma has been a key figure at VIS since joining, he is known for being young and actively involved in the strategic operations of the company.

He likes reading and traveling; getting to know the world we live in and enjoy its pleasures.

Mr. Abhoy Roy - Head of Investigation

Abhoy Roy, graduated from Indian Institute of Management (Kolkata), is in charge of duties such as managing case workloads, conducting complex investigations and the performance of related duties. He’s equipped with a degree from the University of Minnesota and extensive investigative experience given his many years working for multinational corporations in the field of risk management and investigation. He led to improvements in the area of Cyber Security and the application of emerging spying technologies for our company.

Roy likes pets, especially dogs. He usually spends his days playing with his 2 dogs.

Mrs. Abirami Nair - Vice President (Corporate Affairs)

Abirami Nair specializes in managing our corporate affairs to guarantee efficient functioning from the team. She has a master on business administration from Indian School of Business. Being a strong business-focused woman, she manages a number of corporate assignments; ensuring that our team investigation is enhanced and compliance obligations are met.

Nair is a foodie; she likes cooking and coming up with new recipes every week. When she cooks, she usually listens to music, it helps her focus to achieve the results she wants.


Mr. Sanjay Patil - Member Advisory Board (Retd. DGP)

He is an ordinary man with extraordinary thinking. When he was 22 years old, the IPS officer appeared in the UPSC exams. In his first attempt, he cleared the exam and appointed as a Superintendent of Police. He was born on 4 November 1954, in Aurangabad. His father was a retired Indian Forest Service officer. He also has a brother who was in Indian Army.

At VIS, he plays a vital role by giving his invaluable advice on complex cases. Apart from this, he is also involved in framing various modus operandi for solving the cases, which are updated from time to time.

During his free time, he is busy with gardening and reading.

Mr. Rajesh Motwani - Chief Legal Officer

Rajesh joined VIS as Chief Legal Officer in May 2007. He also serves as the Company’s Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer.

Prior to joining VIS, Rajesh was the Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary of Proactive Consulting Ltd. During his tenure at Proactive, he held key roles including Deputy General and Corporate Secretary, and on two occasions interim Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary.

He holds an LL.B and an MBA from the University of Ottawa, and a BA from the University of Mumbai. He previously served on the boards of various global subsidiaries of large corporates. He is currently a member of the Law Society, the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals.

He used to love bike riding. Going on long rides was his passion. Now he likes reading and music.


Mr. Sarthak Shah - Chief Technology Officer

Sarthak joined VIS in March 2006. He oversees the strategic direction of the organization and upholds the company’s position at the forefront of the industry. His unwavering commitment to innovation and results, combined with a dedication to client’s needs, led him to successfully realign the company’s products & services, transforming VIS into an industry leader.

A prominent thought leader, his extensive experience in information technology affords him a unique insight into the technological changes ushering in the fourth industrial revolution. He identifies how to securely transform information into an asset that can be used to reimagine business for unlimited potential in an ever-changing digital world.

He is a globetrotter and a shopaholic.

Mr. Vikash Sharma - CFO

Mr. Sharma holds a master on finance management from Indian Institute of Management (Bangalore) and also received the ‘Distinguished Alumnus Award’ from his alma mater. He is a member of several committees involved with the Indian financial system, including committees of the Securities and Exchange Board of India.

As the chief financial officer, he is in charge of the planning, implementation, managing and running of all the finance activities of a company, including business planning, budgeting, forecasting, and negotiations.

Mr. Sharma likes to paint and create new designs during his free time.


Mr. Rahul Rai - Head (Client Relations)

Rahul takes cares of client relations. His role includes understanding client’s requirement and coordinating with the operations team to get the job done in timely and responsible manner. He is the face of VIS for clients during initial interactions. He has a masters degree in Human Resources from Xavier Institute of Social Service, Ranchi. Enriched with 16 years of experience he is excellent at conflict management, human psychology, decision making and time management. He is especially passionate about diversity and acts as a catalyst in solving clients problem.

He is an avid reader and a technophile.

Ms. Misha Malhotra - Head (Client Support)

Misha serves as Head of Client Support for VIS, where since late 2012 she has driven the development and execution of VIS’s corporate strategy, including the company’s focus on priority service lines and realignment of the company’s services and solution portfolio.

With nearly 17 years of experience, Misha has deep expertise in strategy, corporate development, and change management. Over the course of her career, she has worked with start-ups, a strategy consulting firm, and Fortune 500 environments to create, build, and drive strategies for revenue growth, enhanced shareholder value, and market leadership.She has a degree from Pace University, New York in Customer Service Management.

During her free time, she hits the gym. She is a health freak. Apart, she is an animal enthusiast.


Ms. Swati Hegde - Head Operations

Swati Hedge, graduated from Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, played a key role in the growth of Veteran Investigation Services. Her duties are supervising overall operations; she is also responsible for the effective and successful management of productivity, quality control and safety measures as established and set for the company. Serves as a company representative on regulatory issues and ensure safe and efficient investigation.

Aside from that, she is an innate musician. She really likes music and enjoys every second of every song.