Rajiv has spent 20+ years as an investment banker engaged in advisory / corporate finance, at Deutsche Bank, the Crédit Agricole Group, and Merrill Lynch, most recently as Group Head of Infrastructure & Transportation / Industrials.
Rajiv started as an M&A generalist, and then covered a variety of sectors including diversified industrials, auto, chemicals, telecom, media, and power. This includes extensive experience with PE, sovereign, and infrastructure funds, as well as privatization advice to governments. Businesses under his direct supervision have generated annual fee revenues in excess of $160m.
Rajiv has also completed numerous financing transactions representing a combined value in excess of $200bn.
Rajiv has originated and executed transactions in North & South America, Europe, the Middle East, and APAC, and has also had coverage responsibility for the Indian subcontinent. He has been based in New York, Paris, London, Hong Kong, and currently resides in Mumbai.
Rajiv holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from King’s College and an MBA from Imperial College in London.Short Biography