Aditya has been with Incofin since 2009 as a Private Equity Expert. He is managing Incofin's investment portfolio in India and is in charge for conducting and co-coordinating end-to-end transactions. He holds Board-level positions in three leading MFIs in India. He has over 11 years of experience in investment management, investment banking and corporate finance. He holds an Associate degree from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Bachelors in Commerce from the University of Madras. He has attended the executive program on private equity education organized by the Indian School of Business and a program on Strategic Leadership for Microfinance course to be held at Harvard Business School.
Dhanpal is the Managing Partner of Everstone Private Equity. He is involved in all facets of the firm's private equity business. Prior joining Everstone in 2008, he had 17 years of experience in corporate finance and strategy. Dhanpal also worked with Vedanta Resources as Director of Corporate Strategy, with ICICI Securities as the Head of Investment Banking and with KPMG as a Partner. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Mumbai and an MBA from Babson College..
Mr. Vander Weele is a co-founder and partner of Creation Investments Capital Management LLC since 2009. Prior to Creation, Ken spent almost 20 years with Opportunity International in various capacities, including COO and Interim CEO. In his last role as President of Opportunity Transformation Investments, Ken was responsible for the development and oversight of all commercial microfinance institutions (MFIs) and Microfinance Banks within the Opportunity International Network, including investment banking services to procure debt and equity capital to finance the growth of commercial MFIs and Microfinance Banks in Asia, India, Africa, Eastern Europe and Latin America.
His earlier assignments have been with Grant Thornton in Madison, Boston and Chicago and as CFO and co-founder of Graphisphere Corporation. Ken received a bachelor of accounting and business administration from the University of Wisconsin in Madison and a Ph.D. in Economics from the Open University of the U.K. under the sponsorship of the Oxford Center for Mission Studies and Oxford University. He has also completed MBA coursework from the Graduate School of Business at the University of Chicago.
He is also a Certified Public Accountant.
Nikhil Khattau is an experienced banker, entrepreneur and venture investor who has built and invested in companies in India since 1995. Nikhil's prior experience includes working for Ernst & Young's Corporate Finance and Audit practices in New York and London from 1986-1995, where he successfully advised a number of mid-market companies on their acquisition and divestment strategies. He also helped set up the firm's investment banking advisory operation in Russia.
Nikhil is B.Com from Bombay University and is an associate of the institute of Charted Accountants in England and Wales.
Sandeep has been instrumental in establishing SLCM as a professional Agri-Logistics Group specializing in post harvest services. He is an MBA from FMS, Delhi & has been the Managing Partner & Promoter of SLCM since 1996. He is a veteran with diversified and rich experience of more than three decades in the areas like commodity storage, procurement, commodities market, trading, processing, warehousing & financial services in the agriculture sector. Sandeep has a strong presence in top-line business publications & channels that often look for his comments/ thoughts on issues pertaining to the industry.
Sandeep was conferred with the Most Innovative CEO by Inc India recognizing his innovations in the industry. He has also been conferred with Certification on US Warehouse Receipt System from The Norman Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture and The Texas A & M University. He is a member of Executive Committee of Warehouse Development and Regulatory Act (WDRA). He is also a member of FICCI Committee which was appointed by the Government of India to study the warehousing model of United States of America.
Sandeep has been a pioneer of venture capital in India with early investments in Makmytrip and Netmagic solutions. Sandeep is an entrepreneur and was earlier the co-founder & CEO of Medusind Solutions, one of the leading healthcare outsourcing companies in India. Sandeep has also held senior roles at McKinsey & Company, Digital Equipment and EDA Systems.
Sandeep has an MBA (with Distinction) from The Wharton School with a dual Major in Finance and Marketing, and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. He is on the Board of TiE Mumbai, and is actively involved with the Entrepreneurs Organization and the Wharton and Stanford India Alumni Associations.
He is working for ICICI Venture as Senior Director. Sanjeev has spent 14 years in ICICI Bank with his last assignment being the Retail Business Head (West) for the Retail Banking Group. Prior to Retail Banking, Sanjeev worked in Home Finance, Retail Liabilities & Business Banking, Corporate Banking where his areas of expertise included Treasury Sales, Structured Finance, Corporate Credit Risk Management, Loan Portfolio Management and Corporate Sales. Sanjeev is a B.Sc. (Hons.) with a Post Graduate Diploma in Management with specialization in Finance and Strategy from IIM, Bangalore.
Sarah is the Investment Director at ResponsAbility Investments AG, a Swiss private company located in Zurich with presence in several countries. She has held board-level positions in leading MFIs in Asia. She has studied in École Centrale Paris and Imperial College London.