Advisory Team
  • Kunal Shroff

    Managing Partner

    Kunal has been with ChrysCapital since November 1999 and is the Managing Partner at the firm. He manages the organization, leads the client relations function and also plays a critical role across all sectors, overseeing and assisting the various sector teams. Kunal was previously at Chilton Investment Company where he covered technology stocks, and at Goldman Sachs in their principal investment area in New York where he focused on private equity and mezzanine investments. He received a BS in computer science with magna cum laude honours from Cornell University.

  • Ashley Menezes

    Partner and COO

    Ashley has been with ChrysCapital since March 2000 and oversees target company diligence, regulatory / industry relationships and the middle office for finance, administrative and client relations. Previously, he was with KPMG, in its information technology and U.S. GAAP practices. Ashley was involved in the ADR issues and NYSE / NASDAQ listings of several leading Indian companies. Ashley is a rank-holding Chartered Accountant and received a Bachelor’s degree in commerce from Mumbai University.

  • Sanjay Kukreja

    Partner and CIO

    Sanjay has been with ChrysCapital since April 2000 and is the firm’s Chief Investment Officer, managing overall investment strategy and portfolio construction. Sanjay received an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and graduated with a BA in economics from Delhi University.

  • Sanjiv Kaul

    Partner

    Sanjiv has been with ChrysCapital since July 2004 and leads the healthcare and consumer sectors. He has 27 years of management experience in the pharmaceuticals industry prior to ChrysCapital, of which the last two decades were with Ranbaxy, one of India’s largest pharmaceutical companies. Sanjiv held several key leadership positions including country head for China, regional director for India and the Middle East and the vice president and head of corporate affairs for Ranbaxy. Sanjiv received an AMP from Harvard Business School, an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and is a pharmacy graduate.

  • Ashish Agrawal

    Managing Director

    Ashish has been with ChrysCapital since May 2003 and leads investments in Financial services and Consumer oriented industries. Previously, he was with the global research division at McKinsey & Company. Ashish received an MBA from Mumbai University and a Bachelor’s degree in commerce from Garhwal University.

  • Gaurav Ahuja

    Managing Director

    Gaurav has been with ChrysCapital since August 2004 and focuses on the client relations function. Previously, he was a part of the M&A group at Lazard Frères and Merrill Lynch. Gaurav received an MBA from INSEAD and a Bachelor’s degree in commerce and economics from the University of Virginia.

  • Raghav Ramdev

    Managing Director

    Raghav has been with ChrysCapital since September 2003 and leads investments in Manufacturing and Healthcare sectors. Previously, he was with the global research division at McKinsey & Company. Raghav received an MBA from Management Development Institute, Gurgaon and a Bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from Baroda University.

  • Sudip Nandy

    Senior Advisor – Enhancin
    Operating Partner – Infogain

    Sudip has over 30 years of experience in the business services sector spanning across business strategy, mergers and acquisitions, strategic alliances and business operations. Previously, he served as the CEO of the Aricent Group, a KKR backed company. Sudip held several key leadership positions at Wipro Technologies including president (TMT vertical) and chief strategy officer. Sudip received an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and a BS in Physics from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.

  • Harsh Mariwala

    Senior Advisor

    Harsh is a senior advisor and mentor to ChrysCapital. He is the Chairman of Marico, a fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) company, focused on hair and skin care products. Harsh founded Marico in 1990 and has been the driving force behind growing the company. Marico today, is $6 billion in market capitalization, $1 billion in revenues and has operations in 25 countries across Asia and Africa. In addition to his role at Marico, Harsh is the founder of Kaya Clinic, a chain of skin and hair care clinics with more than 100 outlets across India and the Middle East. He also founded the Marico Innovation Foundation, the Mariwala Health Initiative, and Sharrp Ventures, the Mariwala Family Office.

  • Kshitij Sheth

    Director

    Kshitij has been with ChrysCapital since April 2011 and leads investments in New Economy and Pharmaceuticals sectors. He was previously with Citigroup Global Capital Markets. Kshitij received an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and a BS in Economics from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

  • Puneet Chadha

    Director Finance

    Puneet has been with ChrysCapital since December 2015 and oversees the treasury, finance & operations, corporate governance, due diligence, structuring, audit committees, and internal audit functions for the fund and portfolio companies. Previously, he was with Value Quest, where he led the finance and operations team. Prior to ValueQuest, Puneet was with Religare and Macquarie's private equity finance teams, KPMG's transaction services / financial due diligence practice in Dallas, Texas and Moore Stephens in Muscat, Oman. Puneet is a Certified Public Accountant, Chartered Accountant and received a Bachelor’s degree in commerce from Rajasthan University.

  • Akshat Babbar

    Director

    Akshat has been with ChrysCapital since September 2011 and leads investments in IT and Business services sector. He was previously with Goldman Sachs on the equity sales desk. Akshat received an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and a Bachelor's degree in commerce from Delhi University.

  • Parampreet Singh Bhasin

    Vice President

    Parampreet has been with ChrysCapital since June 2018 and was previously with Alvarez & Marsal in their private equity performance improvement practice. He was previously with Bain and Company. Parampreet received an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and a Bachelor’s degree in Instrumentation and Control Engineering from Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, University of Delhi.

  • Saurabh Chatterjee

    Vice President

    Saurabh has been with ChrysCapital since August 2016 and was previously with Providence Equity Partners. Prior to Providence, he worked at the Boston Consulting Group and CIVC Partners. Saurabh received an MBA from Kellogg School of Management and a BA in Economics from Carleton College.

  • Rajiv Batra

    Vice President

    Rajiv has been with ChrysCapital since June 2021 and focuses on investment opportunities in the Manufacturing and Healthcare Services sectors. He was previously with Premji Invest and prior to that, worked at Antarctica Capital and Temasek Holdings. Rajiv received an MBA from Columbia Business School and a Bachelor’s in Production and Industrial Engineering from IIT Roorkee.

  • Ankit Singhal

    Vice President

    Ankit has been with ChrysCapital since June 2021 and focuses on investments in the Financial Services sector. He was previously CFO at AJ Capital in Singapore, and prior to that was with GIC’s PE team in India. Ankit received an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and a Bachelor's in engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.

  • Jagriti Gupta

    Senior Associate

    Jagriti has been with ChrysCapital since June 2019 and was previously with Faering Capital. Prior to that, she was with Avendus Capital in their investment banking team. Jagriti received an MBA from the Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi University and an MBBS degree from Dr BR Ambedkar University, Agra.

  • Arpit Vinayak

    Senior Associate

    Arpit has been with ChrysCapital since September 2018 and was previously with Everstone Capital. Prior to that he was with Samara Capital. Arpit received an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow and a Bachelor’s degree in engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.

  • Ishaan Puri

    Senior Manager

    Ishaan has been with ChrysCapital since July 2020 and was previously an Engagement Manager with McKinsey & Company. Ishaan received an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.

  • Om Naulakha

    Manager

    Om has been with ChrysCapital since February 2021 and was previously a Project Leader with Boston Consulting Group. Om received an MBA from the Indian School of Business and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from BITS, Pilani.

  • Darshak Savla

    Associate

    Darshak has been with ChrysCapital since June 2021 and was previously with Everstone Capital. Prior to that, he was with Avendus Capital in their investment banking team. Darshak received an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, is a Chartered Accountant, and has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Mumbai University.

  • Prachi Marwah

    Associate

    Prachi has been with ChrysCapital since July 2019 and was previously with Baring Private Equity Partners India. Prachi received an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor's degree in economics from Delhi University.

  • Rishabh Iyer

    Associate

    Rishabh has been with ChrysCapital since January 2017 and was previously with Kotak Mahindra in their investment banking team. Prior to that, he was with Tresvista Financial Services. Rishabh received a Bachelor’s degree in technology from Narsee Monjee University.

  • Shreyansh Jain

    Associate

    Shreyansh joined ChrysCapital in January 2021 and was previously with Avendus Capital in their investment banking team focusing on Enterprise Tech & Services. Shreyansh received an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and a Bachelor’s degree in commerce from St. Xavier’s College.

  • Siddharth Damani

    Associate

    Siddharth joined ChrysCapital in January 2021 and was previously with Kotak Mahindra in their investment banking team focusing on consumer sector. Prior to that, he has worked with Axis Bank and Futures First. Siddharth received an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and a B.Tech in Civil Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.

  • Anooj Vikam

    Associate

    Anooj joined ChrysCapital in September 2021 and was previously with Lighthouse Private Equity Funds focusing on the consumer, healthcare, and technology sectors. Prior to that, he was with ICICI Securities in their investment banking team. Anooj received an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and he is also a Chartered Accountant. He is also a CFA and has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Mumbai University.

  • Ankur Ahuja

    Manager Finance

    Ankur has been with ChrysCapital since August 2020 and is a part of the finance and operations functions, and also assists on due diligence for the funds and portfolio companies. Before joining ChrysCapital, Ankur was Finance Manager at Actis and, prior to that, managed the Finance & Operations function at ValueQuest. He is a Chartered Accountant, and holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Delhi.

  • Shilpi Bansal

    Manager Finance

    Shilpi has been with ChrysCapital since April 2016 and is part of the finance and operations functions. Previously, she was with CX partners in their finance and compliance team. Shilpi is a Chartered Accountant and has received a Master’s degree in commerce from Delhi University.