A Chartered Accountant & a Company secretary by qualifications, Mr. Apurva Gandhi entered the Debt Market way back in 1998 when it was at a very nascent stage. He now commands a rich experience of more than 19 years primarily in the fixed income segment.
Prior to joining Tipsons Group in 2004, he worked as Head – Treasury of a large Bank and also served as an being an active member of various Committees including Credit, NPA, IT & New Initiatives at the Bank.
He has been one of the main drivers of the Group’s ascent to the leadership position into the Fixed Income Segment to where it is right now. Under his active leadership and vision, the Group forayed into various verticals viz., Investment Banking, Merchant Banking, NBFC, Broking, Consulting, Commodities, Renewable Energy, etc.
Mr. Jigar Vaishnav association with Tipsons Group goes back to the initial year of active Fixed Income Market. An M.Com. LLB by profession, he now has more than 15 years of experience & association with the Group.
Mr. Vaishnav has been mainly responsible for the Business Development for the Group primarily connected with the Proprietary Dealing on Institutional side. An expert in his domain, he has been instrumental in forging meaningful clientele relationships for the Group primarily by identifying the clients’ needs through understanding the markets and instruments when they are at nascent stage of development.
B.Com ,Chartered Accountant, Chartered Financial Analyst (AIMR ) USA, Has close to 15 years of work experience in the field of Investment and Merchant Banking, Fixed Income Securities, Project Financing, Structured & Corporate Finance. Has been part of Treasury Advisory Group (TAG) in HDFC bank advising Forex and Derivative products for large corporate clients. Actively engaged in crafting and executing new business strategies.
Has more than 35 years of experience working in the field of Business Advisory, management and financial consulting. He has worked as Director with Mott Mac Donald, a global Consulting firm. He also worked briefly as CEO of Global Procurement Consultants Ltd., a consulting firm promoted by Exim bank of India and others like TCE, RPG group, WAPCOS.
He is Growth catalyst for the Group strategizing for achieving higher growth trajectory and enhancing productivity. He looks after Organisation development through mentoring and advising executives of the Group
He has in-depth knowledge of Business dynamics of various sub sectors of Industry, Infrastructure, social Development and Service Sectors. He has been a Practice leader for Strategic consulting, Mergers and Acquisition, Corporate Finance and Services, Business revival and rehabilitation among other things