Advisory Board

Advisory Board



P.N. Vijay P N Vijay is an acclaimed leading Investment Banker with over four decades of experience in domestic and international Banking and Finance with expertise in crossborder funding and M&A. Having held positions heading the Merchant Banking at Grindlays and then Citibank he went on to successfully manage his own firm, offering a wide range of investment banking and capital market services to corporates and high net worth individuals .Mr. Vijay has been a regular columnist and commentator on matters related to finance in leading dailies and TV channels. He has also served as an advisor to government on key initiatives like PSUs sale, FDI, VAT, etc. He has been a part of the Investor Protection and Education Fund Committee of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs and the Competition Commission Advisory Committee. He is an alumnus of the prestigious IIT, Madras.


RAJESH SINGHAL | Principal Managing Partner at Quadria Investment Management Pvt LtdRajesh is one of the most astute private equity fund managers across the country and currently manages the India Build Out Fund,a $100 mn PE fund. He has almost two decades of Private Equity / Venture Capital & Project Finance experience in India and has earlier been a part of leading institutions like Intel Capital, Tata Capital and ICICI. He has an extensive full life cycle experience of private equity across sectors with an impressive track record of over 25 marquee PE investments, portfolio management and 3x returns onrealized exits. He holds an MBA from IIM Lucknow & B.Tech. from IIT Bombay.


NIPUN SAHNI | Founder and CEO, RE-Zone Investment Advisors Nipun leads RE-Zone, a real estate focused platform and specialist investment manager providing transaction advisory and asset management services to institutional investors and family offices for real estate investments. Prior to launching his own firm, Nipun has been in leadership roles as the Managing Director & Head of Real Estate Investments in India for Bank of America Merrill Lynch. He was a partner of the $2.65bn Merrill Lynch Asia Real Estate Opportunity Fund ("MLAREOF"). He has also been an advisor to Blackstone. Nipun has been investing in the Indian Real Estate sector since it was opened up to foreign investors in 2005, earlier with GE Capital and then Merrill Lynch. Rezone has completed several leading advisory and investments deals across logistics, residential, special situations segment of real estate for Private Equity Funds, Developers and HNI's. Nipun is regarded as a thought leader in the sector and an Advisory Board member of APREA ("Asia Pacific Real Estate Association") India Chapter, FICCI Committee of Real Estate and RICS ("Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors") India. Nipun has a Masters Degree in Finance from Masters in Financial Control Program of Delhi University.