Sandeep joins the firm from Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein where he was a senior investment analyst covering the Indian banking and finance sectors as well as macro-economic analysis since 1999. Prior to that he worked at IL&FS (Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services) as part of the team managing the AIG Indian sectoral equity fund. Before that he was at NatWest markets as a banking analyst and head of Indian research from 1996 to 1998. He worked at SocGen Crosby Securities as an investment analyst and a research manager from 1994 to 1996. Sandeep holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management and a degree in engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology.
Commenting on the appointment, Pravin Shah said: "Sandeep's appointment fills an important strategic gap in our research coverage and enables us to provide our clients with the highest quality research."