Vishakha took over as the MD & CEO of ICICI Venture earlier this year. She has over 16 years of experience in the areas of equity investing, corporate strategy, treasury, structured finance and corporate & project finance. Prior to this, she was the Executive Director of ICICI Lombard.
From 2005-2007, she was the CFO of ICICI Bank and was responsible for large scale treasury operations involving assets to the tune of USD 50 billion, multi billion dollar cross border fund raisings in US and Japan besides India, and managing the Bank's large prop book. Under her leadership, the Bank raised close to $7 billion in equity and several billion dollars of debt financing.