About Us
The company's primary objective is to provide total market-risk management solutions to corporates, exporters, importers and bank treasuries. It offers the full range of foreign exchange  and risk management services viz providing data and value-added information, day-to-day currency and interest rate exposure advisory, strategic consultancy, risk management consultancy, risk audit , software & systems support and education/training.
The Company:

The company has been formed by a group of treasury veterans, with decades of cumulative experience in forex trading, precious metals trading, risk management, consulting, bank treasury, corporate treasury, international banking & trade finance.

It has its Head Office in Chennai and its consultants operate from Chennai and Bombay 
David Arputharaj - Managing Director
He is a well-known forex expert and consultant, whose 17(out of 22) years of banking career was focused on foreign exchange, treasury and international banking.

He has a Masters degree in Mathematics from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras ( IIT-M   1975) .He is an Associate of the Institute of Bankers, London ( ACIB) ,the Indian Institute of Bankers ( CAIIB) and the Association Cambiste Internationale, Paris(ACI.Dip).

He has held the position of Chief Dealer, Foreign Exchange at Syndicate Bank, BCCI, Bank of America in India and Chief Dealer, Foreign Exchange & Precious Metals Trading at Saudi French Bank in Riyadh. He was one of the finest Indian forex traders of the eighties and early nineties. He has received extensive training in London, Singapore, Riyadh, Bahrain and Dubai from multinational banks such as Mantrust, Bank of America, Bankers Trust, Chase Manhattan, Chemical Bank and Banque Indosuez. He is a former President of the Forex Association of India. He is a regular speaker on the subject of foreign exchange and risk management at various business schools, seminars and forums.

His rich banking and trading experience combined with his experience for the past 10 years in forex and risk management consulting, place this company in a strong position to offer products and services that would meet the genuine needs of corporates in this area.  

A.G. Joseph - Director

He is a BE (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering with Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (MBA) from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A).

He has over 16 years of Industrial Experience in Production, Marketing, and Human Resource Development in leading organizations like Ashok Leyland, Modi Xerox and HCL. The last position held by him was President - HRD of Shriram Group of Companies, a Rs. 1500 Crores group.

For the last five years, he is the CEO of Excell Management Consulting Private Limited. He is also a Director in IMLABS, a software development organisation and Excell Technology, an IT Solutions organization.

Mr. Joseph has been a highly rated part - time faculty in Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA) and MS Program in Management of BITS, Pilani, MBA program of REC - Trichy. In addition, he conducts programs for Madras Management Association and Anna Institute of Management.
Key Personnel:
Knowledge and experience is not the exclusive preserve of the directors alone. The  A-team consists of very experienced and market savvy consultants and analysts. Almost all of them share a common love for dealing in the markets and have many years of analytical and consultancy experience behind them.

Technology Team (Chennai)

Basix has a dedicated in-house team of software engineers for developing forex management tools, derivative calculators, risk management software and to maintain its website

                    OFFICE  DETAILS


Golden Rays, No.29a/53a,

Lake View Road

West Mambalam

Chennai- 600 033.

Ph: (044) 48660166

Mobile:98400 47920