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Vinay has over two decades of transactional experience involving more than 40 transactions spanning across PE, local/cross border M&As, and corporate finance for established as well as emerging companies. He heads the Technology and Digital Practice at Nine Rivers Capital.
Vinay started his IB career at JM Financial in Mumbai, going on to become Founding Partner, Cipher Capital, leading their technology practice. He later founded a boutique IB, Alpheas Advisors, with a focus on technology advising whose business was later integrated into the Corporate Advisory Group of Nine Rivers Capital.
Vinay has an MBA from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management and is a Mechanical Engineer from the Pune University.
Pratik is a thoroughbred finance professional with 18+ years of industry experience comprising rich functional and managerial experience across various facets of corporate finance with special focus on valuations. He founded Lakshya Consulting, a boutique corporate finance advisory services firm whose practice was later integrated with Nine Rivers Capital’s corporate advisory arm. Previously he has worked with reputed Indian & MNCs such as Zee Telefilms, BDO, EDS (a Fortune 100 company) & ICICI Bank.
In his capacity as an advisor, Pratik has worked with both large and SME clients across industries providing corporate finance-related services. In his focused area of valuations he has been involved with complex valuation assignments involving international operations of Indian companies and Indian operations of MNC companies.
Pratik’s also loves to teach/train and has conducted workshops and/or spoken on numerous programs conducted by reputed bodies like ICAI, Dun & Bradstreet, VC Circle, b-schools that include the IIMs, FMS Delhi, ISB Hyderabad amongst others. Pratik is a rank holder Chartered Accountant and a rank holder Cost Accountant. He has also done Advance Management Program from IIM Ahmedabad & ISB Hyderabad.