Prashant has over 21 years of experience in Global Markets. Prior to ICICI Venture, his most recent job was with Nomura India and Lehman Brothers India as the Managing Director & Head - Global Finance for India in the Investment Banking Division. Prior to that he spent over 5 years with ICICI Bank where his last role was Senior General Manager and Head - Global Principal Investment & Trading Group. He has also worked with Citibank (1988 - 1993) as Chief Dealer (Fixed Income), Peregrine (1993 - 97) and BNP (1998 - 99) as Head of Equities. He has also been the CEO of Investment Research & Information Services (IRIS) from 1999 to 2002. He has a deep and varied experience in Indian capital markets, across equity and debt instruments.
Prashant has a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and an MBA and rank holder from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmadabad.