Vivek Mehra is the Managing Director: Sustainable Investment Banking at YES BANK. Vivek is spearheading two newly formed business units within YES BANK. In his Private Equity role he is responsible for setting up a Private Equity business for YES BANK by raising niche funds in Infrastructure, Special Situations, Real Estate, and Sustainable Investment area(s), with a geographic focus on India.
He is also responsible for establishing the Sustainable Investment Banking practice, which includes Advisory and Arranger work in Clean Energy, Environment and Social sector. In addition he is responsible for Carbon Trading & Financing initiatives within the Sustainable Investment Bank.
Vivek brings with him over 15 years of experience in investment banking, corporate banking & corporate treasury.
Prior to joining YES BANK, he was the founder Managing Director at VA TECH Finance (India) Pvt. Limited, a boutique Investment Bank, focused on Europe, CIS, India & Africa. Prior to holding this position, he was the Regional Treasurer of VA TECH Group for South Asia/ South East Asia.
Prior to this, Vivek was a part of the Corporate Banking Group at Standard Chartered Bank with a focus on relationship management. He has also worked with J.M. Financial Services Ltd.