With over 22 years of experience in investment management, Vivek was Principal at Global Environment Fund and Fund Manager at Quantum Asset Management before joining Nine Rivers Capital.
With a blend of public and private equity investing experience, Vivek is adept at idea generation and has deep understanding of the financial and operational aspects of various business.
Vivek holds an MBA in Finance from Calcutta University and a BA from Nagpur University.
Pragati has more than 16 years of public market experience in equity research across multiple sectors in India and Asia. She complements the company’s research capabilities in evaluating investment opportunities in public markets.
Starting her career at SBI Mutual Fund covering the auto sector, Pragati went on to become Lead Analyst at IIFL, where she tracked the consumer, retail, and hospitality sectors. She has also worked at Citi, where she covered the consumer and media sectors. Prior to that, at JP Morgan Chase, she was part of the Asian technology hardware team.
Pragati holds an MBA in Finance from IIM, Calcutta, and is an Engineer from Amravati University.
Gautam has over 15 years of experience in financial markets primarily in corporate advisory focused on private equity and M&As. While working on PE & M&A transactions, he has had the opportunity to deep dive into various sectors including consumer, healthcare, industrials and infrastructure. Gautam was a senior member of the corporate advisory team at Nine Rivers until he moved to the ‘buy side’ in early 2018. Previously, he was a senior member at Tower Capital, a boutique investment bank.
Gautam holds an MBA in Finance and a B.Com from Mumbai University.
Ritish brings over 7+years of public market experience in equity research in India covering utilities, metals and mining sectors at global institutions such as Morgan Stanley.
Ritish holds an MBA in Finance from Cornell University and Bachelors in Science in Textile Chemistry from North Carolina State University.