Founder and CEO: Vipul Prasad

Vipul had set up Magadh Capital in 2016. Earlier, he had worked for twelve years in equity research with many large and well reputed investment banks (ten years with Morgan Stanley and before that, one year each with Motilal Oswal Securities and ABN AMRO) advising mutual funds, sovereign wealth funds, hedge funds and PE funds on stock investments based on fundamental research in Indian metals and mining, cement and media sectors. Earlier in his career he had also worked with BASF India for one year in marketing, and with SAIL (Steel Authority of India Ltd) for six years in operations, maintenance and planning.

He has keen interest in history (including markets’), behavioural finance, economics and global geopolitics in general, and in specific topics like infrastructure development, poverty alleviation and human development in India. Vipul likes reading – especially non-fiction, is an occasional runner, and is an avid fan of Barcelona football club. He is actively involved in community development activities and regularly supports some good non-profit institutions.

Vipul holds a B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering) from Indian Institute of Technology, BHU, Varanasi and an MBA (Finance, Strategy) from Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata.

Investment Analyst: Deepanker Sati

Deepanker Sati has previously worked as equity research analyst in Investment management and as Test Engineer in IT services in his career spanning over six years.

He worked for almost three years as an equity analyst for Evalueserve and Athena Investments. At Evalueserve he was working with Morgan Stanley’s US Auto Research team. Among other themes he also worked on upcoming trends in autonomous driving and shared mobility. At Athena Investments he used to cover domestic equity markets, across sectors with high emphasis on mid-cap stocks, based on fundamental research.

Earlier in his career, he had worked for Infosys for a period of over three years in software design and development. Deepanker has interests in emerging themes in industries like technology, media, banking, automobiles, telecom etc. He is fond of reading especially books on investments, psychology, economics and history.

Deepanker holds certificate of Post Graduate Program in Securities Market (PGPSM in 2013-14) from National Institute of Securities Market and a Bachelor’s degree (Electrical & Electronics Engineering, 2005-09) from HNB Garhwal University.

Investment Analyst: Ketan Mehta

Ketan has a rich experience of more than 12 years in the capital markets and worked as a portfolio advisor, have added and managed various Ultra High Net Worth Individual accounts and Corporate Treasuries accounts for both trading as well as investment. He managed the AUM with feasibility study, offering financial solutions to clients and providing Investment ideas leveraging the firms' research strengths. He has worked with Emkay Global Financial Services Ltd., Quant Securities Pvt. Ltd., MF Global Securities and Edelweiss Securities Pvt. Ltd. earlier in his career.

He is associated with Magadh Capital advisors LLP as an investment analyst and is actively involved in equity research and fund management. Ketan has interests in sectors as diverse as petrochemicals, real estate, healthcare, renewable energy, IT, banking, biotechnology and food processing.

He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from the University of Mumbai and Diploma in Computer Programming.

Compliance Officer: Vikshit S Shah

Vikshit has excellent exposure to Compliance Matters and has handled Regulatory Compliance, Know Your Client (KYC) and Anti Money Laundering (AML) Compliance, Corporate Governance, FEMA Compliances and Company Law Compliances in his career. He possesses 5+ years of experience and has worked with M/s Shah and Associates Company Secretaries, BNP Paribas Wealth Management India Pvt. Ltd., Citicorp Services India Pvt. Ltd. and Baroda Asset Management India Ltd. in compliance and AML domain.

He is the Compliance Officer for Magadh Capital Advisors LLP and also oversees all aspects of operational activities.

Vikshit has keen interest in the securities market and also has interest in the emerging industry for vegan products, sustainable lifestyle with its impact on the environment, technology and digital media. He is also fond of travelling, reading, sports activitiy and volunteering for community service or charity work.

Vikshit has cleared 2 groups of CS Professional (final) from Institute of Company Secretaries of India and holds Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from the University of Mumbai.