Mr. Raghav Iyengar has more than 20+ years in Mutual Fund Industry. He has been involved in a wide range of roles including retail penetration to implementing strategy for new products and markets for various Asset Managers in India. His exposure to the capital markets during the early stages of his career helped him understand the retail markets in a better way. Before joining Indiabulls, Mr. Raghav was Executive Vice President and Head of Institutional & Retail Business with ICICI Prudential Asset Management Company Limited, India’s largest Asset Management Company. He was responsible for the overall Institutional and Retail Business including Marketing, Products and Communication function. Steering the Company towards a path of exponential growth, Assets under Management grew almost 10 times during his 12-years’ stint. He was particularly instrumental in the growth of Institutional Asset Book for the Company as the Assets under Management nearly doubled in 3 years in a tough operating environment. Before this, he worked with other Asset Management Companies like Tata Asset Management & JP Morgan Asset Management. Raghav is an Associate Chartered Accountant with the graduation in Cost & Management Accountancy.
Ambar looks after the Private Equity business with a focus on Real estate. A Chartered Accountant, Ambar brings with him substantial deal-making and structuring experience in the Real Estate sector. Prior to joining Indiabulls AMC, Ambar was associated with JLL as Managing Director, where he successfully ran five businesses including Corporate Finance, Education, Healthcare and Social Housing, Special Development Initiatives and Infrastructure. He had worked with DTZ for over five years profitably leading the Investment Advisory business for India which included Capital Raising, Valuations and Strategic Consulting Services. Additionally, the firm’s presence in the West India for other service lines that included Commercial Leasing, Project Management and Research were set-up under Ambar’s leadership. With an overall experience of over 20 years in India and Australia, Ambar has been focusing on the Real Estate sector for the last 10 years. His non real estate stints as an investment banker included IL&FS where he set up the Fee Based Investment Banking business for India, Ambit Corporate Finance and KPMG.
Mr. Deepak Nair has a total work experience of 16 years in the financial markets, out of which 11 years have been in wealth management & private banking and 5 years in an AMC. He started his career as an Investment advisor in ABN AMRO Bank, moved to Prudential ICICI AMC and worked in various capacities for 5 years handling banks, national distributors and institutional sales . He also headed a pan India role for SME Business development with prime responsibilities including tie ups with the SME focused banks, distributor management and assisting the National Sales head in expanding business. He moved to ABN AMRO Private bank and then to Standard Chartered Private Bank handling the HNI and Ultra HNI business, his most recent role being with HDFC Private Bank in Dubai.
He is a Commerce graduate with a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration specializing in Finance.
Mr. Prabhat Kumar, as member of the prestigious Indian Administrative Service, has vast experience in handling constitutional and governance responsibilities. He has held several high offices in the union and state government. He was Principal Secretary (Home) in the Uttar Pradesh Government. He held the coveted position of the Cabinet Secretary in the Govt. of India during 1998-2000. After his retirement, Mr. Prabhat Kumar held the position of Governor of Jharkhand from 2000 to 2002.