As our Investment Manager in India. Akash brings knowledge of PE/VC advisory and corporate strategy to the team at Circulate Capital.
In his role as Investment Manager, Akash utlizes previous experience of business and value-creation plan development for top-line and bottom-line improvement to the benefit of Circulate Capital's investee companies.
Prior to joining Circulate Capital, Akash was with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) India, where he worked as a Senior Associate in the Deals practice. In this role, he advised large domestic and global private equity funds on their investments in India.
He has extensive experience in providing assistance with market analysis, competition analysis, market share analysis, business plan development, and value creation plan for top-line and bottom-line improvement post acquisition. He has also worked with C-Level executives of mid-large corporate firms and advised them on strategies for growth, market entry, M&A. He has worked across sectors including consumer products, retail, financial services, and manufacturing.
Before joining PwC, Akash worked as part of the CEO’s office in Future Group which is one of the largest players in the retail space in India. His work here involved spearheading efforts for bottom-line improvement, and supporting launch and development of new business segments and initiatives.
Akash holds a Masters in Business Administration from SP Jain Institute of Management and a Bachelors in Computer Engineering from Mumbai University. He has also successfully completed the three levels of CFA, and is passionate about identifying exciting investment opportunities and supporting great business ideas.