Bharat was appointed as Non-Executive Director on the Board of Mahindra & Mahindra Limited in November 2013. He joined Mahindra & Mahindra Limited in 1973 and was elevated to the Board of the Company as Executive Director in 1992. In November 2013, he transited from his position as Executive Director & Group CFO to Non-Executive Director. He is the Chairman of Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Limited and Mahindra Intertrade Limited. He is also Director of some of the companies in the Mahindra Group.