Our Team

Our Team

Arjun Gopalakrishnan

Arjun Gopalakrishnan, CFA

Managing Partner

Over 15 years of experience in investments, capital markets, turnaround, restructuring, and advisory work.

  • Allocated capital of over 3 billion USD across geographies and asset classes.
  • Raised USD 500 million of capital through capital markets and asset-backed structures.
  • Led restructuring discussions for loans worth USD 750 million.
  • Executive committee member for firms with operations in healthcare, education, F&B, financial services, and technology.

Expertise: Investment management, credit assessment, decision support

Qualification: MBA Finance, CFA Charterholder

Biswajit Dasgupta

Biswajit Dasgupta

Managing Director

Held CXO roles for over two decades. Member of the founding teams of two banks.

  • Managed global multi-asset portfolios in excess of USD 1 billion and consistently delivered strong results.
  • Twenty-eight years of experience in financial markets, including at ABN AMRO, Dubai Bank, AI Khaliji, ADIC, and Emirates Investment Bank.
  • Regular contributor and speaker in the financial media

Expertise: Banking, Treasury, Wealth Management, Investment Management

Qualifications: B. Com., Chartered Accountant (India), ACI Diploma (ACI), Fintech Certificate from Harvard

Prajit Vasudevan

Prajit Vasudevan


Strong expertise in audit, financial reporting, ERP implementations, and process management projects.

  • Led a 150 million USD restructuring transaction and joined the board of a listed company in India.
  • Worked with a Big 4 audit firm, an SWF entity, and renowned brands in healthcare and agriculture.
  • Led greenfield PPP healthcare projects worth over 2.12 billion USD.
  • Secured funding for 125 million USD for a healthcare facility in the UAE.

Expertise: Audits, due diligence, ERP implementation, financial planning and analysis, process improvement, and change management

Qualifications: B.Com., Chartered Accountant (India), Finance Certification from INSEAD

Rakesh Bura

Rakesh Bura


Nine years of experience in assurance and non-assurance services in the UAE and India with leading audit firms.

  • Six years of experience with Ernst and Young in the Middle East and India.
  • Worked with clients from various industries such as media broadcasting and entertainment, automobiles, manufacturing, construction, real estate, shipping, retail and wholesale trading, and others.

Expertise: Statutory audit, financial reporting, accounting

Qualifications: B. Com., Chartered Accountant (India), Diploma in IFRS (ACCA, UK)

Server Shaikh

Server Shaikh


Three years of experience in finance and operations across various roles, which included business consultant and strategy development head.

  • Worked with a prominent multi-national HR consultancy in India and played a significant role in strategic planning and financial control.
  • Held positions in finance at a boutique accounting firm in the UAE.
  • Strong client management skills and adeptness at the execution and implementation of change management projects

Expertise: Financial controller, project management

Qualification: BBA (Finance)