RISA Advisor

Mr. Bharat Oza

RISA Advisor

Mr. Bharat N. Oza
Date of Birth: 10-8-1946


Tennis secretary CCI from January 1989 to October 1995.
Council Member MSLTA in representative capacity from 1989 to 1990.
Assistant Secretary MSLTA: October 1991 to December 1992.
Appointed Hon. Secretary MSLTA: December 1992 to September 1994.
Elected Honorary Secretary MSLTA: September 1994 to August 1998, 1998 to 2002 and 2010 to 2014.
Elected President MSLTA: 2002-06, 2006-10 and 2014-18.
1996 onwards member of the Executive Committee of the AITA.
Chairman, coaches training and certification committee of AITA 1999 till date.
Chairman wheelchair tennis committee AITA from 2005 to 2016.
Elected Honorary Joint Secretary of AITA for the period 2000-04, 2004-08 and 2008-2012.
Nominated on ITF coaches commission from 2002 to 2006.
Elected Hon. Executive Vice President and Secretary General of AITA for the period 2012 to 2016.
Elected Senior Vice President of AITA for the period 2016-2020.
Organized many tournaments at the club and state level. Acted as tournament director and organized satellite, challenger, national and ITF men-womens circuit and Fed cup and Davis cup tournaments. In the year 2017 ensured conduct of WTA 125 and ATP 250 events in the State of Maharashtra at Mumbai and Pune respectively.
Organized officiating courses in Maharashtra and ITF level 1 & 2 coaches courses and national coaches workshops all over India.
Sydenham College - 1966 B.Com (Hons.)
Articles for C.A. – K.S. Aiyer Co. - 1969 C. A.
Cost and Works Accountant - 1970 Grad. CWA

Mr. Vaman Apte

RISA Advisor

Mr. Vaman Apte

Date of Birth: 4th February 1957
Residential Address: 24B, Woodlands, 67, Pedder Road, Mumbai – 400026

Occupation: Chairman- Dr.Writer’s Food Products Pvt.Ltd.
Contact Details:
Cell: + 9198200 65644
Work:+ 912224983704
Email: lordapte@gmail.com / vamanapte@gmail.com

School: Blue Mountains School – Ootacamund
College: Elphinstone College / Ruia College

Cricket: Captained School & The Nilgiris Districts in the Inter District Schools Tournament – Tamil Nadu
Played for Mumbai in the U- 19, & U- 22 National Cricket Championship.

Captained Mumbai University in Cricket & Squash

Squash: Former India International.
Winner – Asian Squash Champion 2010 – Colombo – O50 – 54 age category,

Have won all the age Group National Titles from 35 +.

Asian Squash Championship 2016. Runner – Up in the 55 – 59 Age Category

Coaching Achievements: Have trained most of the Indian Juniors Based out of Mumbai, who are at National Level & also Representing Various American Universities. Have produced 2 National Champions.

Hobbies: Golf ( -12 handicap ), Music ( Play Trombone on an Amateur Jazz Band known as the JAZZ JUNKEYS.

Squash: Past President of the Squash Rackets Association of Maharashtra
Past Committee Member of the Squash Rackets Federation of India.
Past Executive and Ballotting Committee member of the Cricket Club of India.
Past Member of the Managing Committee of the Willingdon Sports Club. Mumbai