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BHUSHAN  SAWANT

Bhushan is a seasoned professional with over two decades of experience in real estate and financial services spanning across India, the Middle East and the USA. Over these years, he has gained insights into the fund raising landscape and understands the key drivers of the real estate market. His key strength lies in managing relationships with private equity funds, distributors, real estate developers and other market participants. 

At Piramal Fund Management Ltd., he was responsible for investor relations and fund raising. Here he successfully led teams to manage a large base of investors and also regularly raised large funds in the domestic space over his entire tenure.

At ICICI in the USA, he led the team which raised investments for various India focused investment opportunities from financial institutions, endowments, foundations, family offices and high networth individuals.

He also worked with ICICI in Dubai in the Middle East. Prior to that, he held positions in India with Kotak Mahindra Bank, SMIFS and Reliance Capital.

Bhushan is an MBA from NMIMS, University of Mumbai.

R SHANKAR

Shankar brings in 21 years of experience in the areas of financial services, BFSI technology consulting, project finance and corporate finance.  He has worked in reputed enterprises spanning different sectors of businesses. His key strengths are hands-on operations management and managing relationships with banks & financial institutions. He was instrumental in raising substantial funds for the companies that he worked for.

Shankar oversees all finance and regulatory functions. His strong connect with and experience in fund raising adds significant value to the overall fund raising process.  He has worked with the Welspun group, Reliance Capital, NSDL, Patni Computers, L&T Infotech and Loop Mobile.

Shankar has an MBA from NMIMS, Mumbai and is a Grad.CWA from the ICWAI.

VISHAL POOJARA

Vishal is an experienced professional having over 17 years of experience in financial services and consulting in India and the USA. He has expert understanding on a wide range of financial products such as equity and derivatives, managed account services (PMS - Portfolio Management Services), mutual funds, fixed income products, structured products, private equity and real estate funds, taxation and estate planning, insurance, stock lending and borrowing schemes, etc..

He also has experience in business consulting with exposure across manufacturing & services sectors including auto components, engineering, retail, telecom, media, IT services, etc. His earlier assignments covered an array of areas including corporate & growth strategies, improvement of business processes, organization restructuring & performance enhancement and IT strategies.

He has worked with Aditya Birla Group, Edelweiss, JM Financial, ICICI and Universal Consulting. 

Vishal is a qualified  Chemical Engineer and an MBA (Finance).