Wednesday 26 th July 2023 , 5:00 - 6:00 PM
Vikaas M Sachdeva - Managing DirectorSundaram Alternate Assets Ltd.
Mr. Vikaas M Sachdeva is an industry stalwart with over three decades of experience in the Asset Management business. He is currently the Managing Director of Sundaram Alternates, driving growth across different platforms, geographies and asset classes.
During the course of his career, he has held several influential and senior management positions across marquee financial service organizations. He has a broad range of interests across functions like global and domestic sales, investment management, digital and physical distribution, marketing, HR and customer service.
Starting his career in asset management as one of the founding members of Birla Sun Life International AMC Ltd., Vikaas has been instrumental in turning around companies like ING Investment Management in India. He was the CEO of Edelweiss Asset Management Ltd., successfully turning around the business culminating in the acquisition of JP Morgan MF in India. He has also been the Global CEO of Enam Asset Management Ltd., where he oversaw both the global and domestic side of the business. He formerly served as the CEO of EMKAY Investment Managers Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Emkay Global Financial Services Limited (EGFSL).
Among his industry affiliations, he has been an erstwhile member of the Mutual Fund Advisory Committee (MFAC), a high-powered committee appointed by SEBI to advise them on governing the MF industry. He was also on the board of the Association of Mutual Funds of India (AMFI), heading the ETF and indexing committee, which submitted the first white paper on ETFs to SEBI. More recently he was associated with the Asset Managers Roundtable of India (AMRI), the nodal body for FPIs in the country.
Vikaas is an active Fintech enthusiast and is currently on the Advisory Committee of India FinTech Forum. He is a council member of the IVCA Category III AIF Forum.