EXPERIENCE

Advocate, Bombay High Court (2014- present)

Self Employed (2009- to date)

Morgan Stanley, Buy-side Analyst (2007-2009)
  • Covered $18 billion hedge fund client 
  • Valuation analysis using DCF, ratio-based, comparables, sensitivity analysis, building financial models
  • Tracked various companies including Banks (India, China), Telecom (Asia), China Real Estate Developers 
  • Advanced Valuation Assignments for India-focused REIT, agro-processing and education sector companies 
  • Advanced Valuation Models for Chinese Real Estate Developers, Chinese Banks, Indian Banks 
  • Opportunity screening in Australian REITs, Australian Media 
  • Met company top management, attend conferences, investor calls, industry calls etc. 
  • Trained analysts in excel modelling, financial analysis 
  • Manage team of 6 in understanding client requirements, expectation and delivery 

2003- 2007 - CRISIL Research, Manager
  • Create forecast and sensitivity models for Real Estate, Aviation, Steel, Shipping companies 
  • Built Multi-factor forecast models for Residential Real Estate, correctly predicted price correction and increase in sector lending risk for banks in 2006 
  • Initiated, Designed and led the CRISIL City Price and Demand forecast study for 11 cities in India
  • Developed the CRISIL Attractor Model for City Development and Dispersion Forecast
  • Aviation demand estimation using econometric model (multivariate regression)
  • Evaluation of India Greenfield Capacity expansion plans for Alcoa
  • End-user demand forecasting for Alcoa products 
  • Valuation and sensitivity analysis of SPV for Real Estate Fund
  • Presented industry forecasts, sector exposure risks to top management of Indian Banks
  • Led process development initiative for research and business development
  • Pitched for research consulting assignments (for various sectors)

Aditya Birla Group (2001-2003)
  • Product manager for Hindalco Aluminium flat products
  • New product launch for Grasim Cements
  • Process engineering – Developing sales MIS and Key Account Management
  • Conduct Customer Satisfaction Survey
  • Manage warehouse, production, maintenance shop

EDUCATION
LLB, Mumbai University, K.C. Law College
Master of Management Studies , Mumbai University, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS)
PG Diploma in Advanced Computing, Center for Development of Advanced Computing
Bachelor of Engineering [Mechanical Engg], Mumbai University [Bharati Vidyapeeth College of Engineering]

PERSONAL

Citizenship - Indian
Marital status - Married
Languages -  English, Marathi and Hindi
Gender - Male

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