Amit is Managing Director of Asiabridge Capital since inception. Amit was also Chief Representative of Hana Bank in India from 2009 to 2013 and brings over 12 years experience having worked in New York, Hong Kong and India.
With strong domain expertise in Financial Services, Asiabridge invests in mid-size companies with high quality management teams. Investment expertise straddles financial services (including regional banking, consumer finance, housing finance, equipment leasing and capital markets) and consumer driven sectors such as IT enabled services (such as mobile banking, e-commerce / payment and loyalty platforms) and healthcare.
Previously, he established the India office for a global hedge fund in New Delhi covering private equity, real estate and special situations. Prior to that, he was with Actis Capital and was part of a team that was setting up the business of acquisition of distressed debt. With specialisation in financial institutions, he has worked in global investment banks JP Morgan Chase & Co and Fox-Pitt, Kelton in New York and Hong Kong.
Amit holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics (with honours) (B.A. (hons) Eco) from Delhi University and a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, Illinois, USA.