Senthil Gunasekaran, CAIA, Chapter Executive

Senior Vice President- Head -Business development & International Business , KFin Technologies Pvt Ltd.

CAIA Member since 2012

Senthil is an investment professional with over 18 Years of experience in field of sales and investment advisory to varied clientele – Corporate / UHNW Individuals/ Trusts/ Institutions. Currently, he is the Senior Vice President- Head -Business development & International Business at KFin Technologies Pvt Ltd , where he heads the business development for AIFs, PMS, NPS , insurance and global fund & Business services . Prior to that he was the Head of BFSI, ETFs & Retirement Product Solutions at HDFC Asset Management Company Limited, where he led the Institutional Desk specialized in advising large bank treasuries, insurance companies, pension fund & pension fund trusts on their investment portfolio and asset allocation as per the regulatory framework. He also heads the passive strategy sales, responsible for new product planning including traditional ETFs & multi factor/smart beta ETFs.

Prior to joining HDFC AMC he was associated with Lotus AMC Pvt Ltd (JV between Temasek and Sabre Capital) and Sundaram Asset Management Company Ltd, where he was successfully leading sales, business development and client relationship management divisions.

Senthil graduated with a bachelor's in Engineering and received a MBA from ICFAI Business School, Mumbai. He also holds the CFA, CAIA and CFP designations.