Mr. Aggarwal is a founding member of the core investment team at IDFC Alternatives which set up IDFC’s Infrastructure Funds business currently comprising two funds with an aggregate corpus of US$ 2 billion. He is a member of the Investment Committee and represents the Funds on the Boards of various Portfolio Companies. As a part of the leadership team at IDFC Alternatives, Mr. Aggarwal primarily focuses on origination, evaluation and capital deployment across infrastructure sectors along with managing the portfolio and creating exits. Current specific responsibilities also include fund raising, LP engagement and overseeing the build out of the renewable platform. He has over 19 years of experience across banking and financial services with a focus on equity investing, project finance, fund raising and advisory services.
Previously, Mr. Aggarwal was with Infrastructure Development Finance Company (‘IDFC”) as a senior member of the project finance team and was the lead for originating, overseeing the due diligence and negotiating lending terms for a number of limited recourse financings, mezzanine financings and promoter funding with equity kickers across energy projects. Prior to IDFC, Mr. Aggarwal was with corporate banking group of Standard Chartered Bank where he primarily worked on regional structured finance and project finance transactions.
He is a Certified Treasury Manager and holds a Masters in Business Administration from the Indian Institute of Management – Kolkata, India.