Umang Papneja

  • Umang Papneja

    President & Chief Investment Officer, IIFL Wealth Management Ltd.

    Umang is President and Chief Investment Officer at IIFL Private Wealth. He has more than 15 years of industry experience across multiple asset classes, with his core strengths being equity research, fund selection and asset allocation. Umang is part of the Executive Committee and provides strategic guidance on asset allocation with a focus on continuous product innovation. He is also responsible for deal sourcing, client interaction, 3rd party product manufacturer relationship management and continuous support to the sales team.

    Umang started his career with Motilal Oswal Securities Ltd. on the institutional sales desk, followed by HSBC in their wealth management unit and HDFC Bank where he was the Head of Equity Research in their private banking group. He was a Director and Head of Investments at Societe Generale before joining IIFL Private Wealth. Umang is an electronics engineer and holds a post graduate diploma in Management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute, Mumbai.