Shyam Sundar

  • Shyam Sundar

    Partner, IDFC Alternatives

    Mr. S.G. Shyam Sundar has over 14 years of experience in the Indian infrastructure sector. He began his career as an investment banker with ICICI Securities (ICICI’s investment banking JV with JP Morgan). Subsequently, he moved to the Infrastructure group of ICICI Bank and after that to Infrastructure Development Finance Company (IDFC), to undertake project finance activities in the telecom sector.


    Mr. Sundar joined IDFC Private Equity in its formative days and has made over 11 investments in a range of infrastructure sectors – power, telecom, oil & gas, roads, ports, airports, shipping and logistics. In the last 5 years, he led 3 successful IPOs of his portfolio companies – GMR, GSPL and Ashoka Buildcon.


    He was a member of CII National Committee on Transport and Infrastructure Committee of Bombay Chamber of Commerce. Currently, he is a member of CII National Committee on Shipping. Mr. Sundar received an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Calcutta, and a BE (Mechanical) from Anna University, Chennai.