Founders and Directors

Karan Bhagat

Founder, MD & CEO

Karan Bhagat is Founder, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of IIFL Investment Managers. He is responsible for providing direction and leadership towards the achievement of the organization’s philosophy, mission, vision and its strategic goals and objectives.

Yatin Shah

Co - Founder & Executive Director

Yatin is the Co-founder and Executive Director of IIFL Investment Managers with more than 16 years of experience in equity research and private wealth management.

Amit Shah

Co-founder & Executive Director

Amit is a Co-Founder at IIFL Investment Managers and is the CEO of IIFL Asset Management business. He has close to two decades of experience in the financial services industry, including 12 years of advising global institutional investors.

Anirudha Taparia

Executive Director

Anirudha has over 17 years of experience in the financial services industry across consumer, commercial and private banking.

Pravin Bhalerao

Executive Director

Pravin Bhalerao is an Executive Director at IIFL Investment Managers and has over 18 years of experience in Corporate Treasury and Wealth Management. He has been with IIFL IM since April 2010.

Senior Managing Partners and Managing Partners

Vinay Ahuja

Senior Managing Partner

Vinay is a Senior Managing Partner at IIFL Investment Managers. He has more than 17 years of experience in the financial services industry, across wealth and asset management.

Himanshu Bhagat

Senior Managing Partner.

Himanshu, as a Managing Partner, oversees non-sales functions such as process improvement, strategy and technology.

Pankaj Fitkariwala

Senior Managing Partner

Pankaj is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has more than 15 years of experience in handling operations, compliance, client servicing, and technology in the wealth management and financial industry.

Girish Venkataraman

Senior Managing Partner

Girish has over two decades of experience in the financial services industry across Asset Management and Wealth Management.

Umang Papneja

Senior Managing Partner

Umang is the Senior Managing Partner at IIFL Investment Managers and has more than 18 years of experience in investments and wealth management.

Shaji Kumar Devakar

Managing Partner

Shaji Kumar has over 17 years of experience spread across large private sector banks.

Himanshu Jain

Managing Partner

Himanshu heads the Credit Solutions business and focuses on growing the existing Non-Banking Finance Company (NBFC) business backed by his domain experience and business development focus.

Sandeep Jethwani

Managing Partner

Sandeep is Managing Partner and Head of Advisory at IIFL Investment Managers. His team advises and manages key clients at the firm on overall portfolio structuring.

Jiten Surtani

Managing Partner

Jiten has been a part of the IIFL Private Wealth team since inception in April 2008, and has over a decade of experience in the wealth management domain.

Senior Partners and Partners

Niraj Murarka

Senior Partner

Head – Credit

Mihir Dilip Nanavati

Senior Partner

Chief Finance Officer

Pravin Somani

Senior Partner

Client Relations

Himadri Chatterjee

Senior Partner

Head – Client Relations

Kuber Bhalla

Senior Partner

Client Relations

Vaibhav Porwal

Senior Partner

Client Relations

Anirban Banerjee

Senior Partner

Head – Human Resources

Pavan Manghnani

Senior Partner

Head – Corporate Strategy

Sidhartha Shaw

Senior Partner

Client Relations

Nikunj Kedia

Senior Partner

Client Relations

Vijeeta Sharma

Senior Partner

Client Relations

Ashutosh Naik

Partner

Head – Legal and Compliance

Abhishek Chandra

Partner

Head - Technology

Raghuvir Mukherji

Partner

Head – Risk Management

Ronak Sheth

Partner

Head – Client Experiences

Japhia Joshua Walker

Partner

Client Services

Vipul Gala

Partner

Head - Operations