Mr. Ashwani Kumar has over 27 years of experience in the financial services industry and has been a Fund Manager since 2003.
Mr. Sailesh Raj Bhan has over 24 years of experience in Indian Equity Markets with over 15 years at Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management Limited in Fund Management. He manages the flagship diversified equity schemes like Reliance Multi Cap Fund (previously Reliance Equity Opportunities Fund) - a strategy with assets of over Rs10,000cr ($1.5bn) since its inception in March 2005 and Reliance Large Cap Fund (previously Reliance Top200 Fund) – with assets of over Rs13000cr (over $1.8bn) since its inception 2007.
Sailesh also manages the Largest Pharma Sector Fund in India since its inception 15 years back in May 2004, in addition to managing Reliance Consumption Fund – a broad based Consumption Thematic product since 2004. He also advises on international mandates for some strategies for the last 5 years.
Samir Rachh has graduated in commerce from Mumbai University. He has total Experience of more than 29 years. Of which, five and half years with Capital Market Magazine as Assistant Editor, 3 Years Running own research and investment advisory firm Anvicon Research as managing partner, Five years with Hinduja Finance managing funds and research, four years with Emkay Global Financial Services Ltd, of which two years as Head of Institution Research and two years as head of PMS. He is working with RMF for last twelve years. He specializes in mid cap/Small Cap stocks.
Mr. Sanjay Parekh has over 18 years experience in equity research and fund management, 9 years in fund management and 8 years as an analyst across various sectors. Prior to joining Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management Limited (formerly Reliance Capital Asset Management Limited), he worked as Senior Fund Manager with ICICI Prudential Asset Management Company Ltd. He has also been associated with organisations like ASK Investments Managers.
Jahnvee Shah is an Equity Co Fund Manager at Reliance Mutual Fund. Jahnvee graduated in Science from Mumbai University and did her MBA from Welingkar Institute of Management. Jahnvee has a total experience of around 14 years out of which 12 years have been in Reliance Mutual Fund. Prior to her MBA she had worked as an assistant in Financial Express. Jahnvee has been an integral part of the research team and has rich experience across consumer, consumer discretionary and resources sectors. She has also been instrumental in our overseas investment funds and product initiatives. She has attended various investment conferences, seminars and exchange programs.
Mr. Sanjay Doshi has over 11 years experience in equity research and fund management. Prior to joining Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management Limited (formerly Reliance Capital Asset Management Limited), he worked with Macquarie Securities and JP Morgan.
Ms. Meenakshi Dawar has over 11 years of experience in Fund Management and Equity Research. She is currently managing Reliance Value Fund and Reliance Vision Fund at Reliance Mutual Fund. Prior to joining Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management Limited, she was managing Large Cap and Hybrids funds at IDFC mutual fund. She was also instrumental in launch of various new products at IDFC. She has also worked with ICICI Securities as Equity Research Analyst covering Indian Markets. She has a done her Post Graduate in management from Indian Institute of management - Ahmadabad and B.Tech from IGIT-Delhi.
Manish Gunwani is CIO - Equity Investments at Reliance Mutual Fund. Manish graduated from IIT Chennai with a B.Tech and has a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from IIM Bangalore.
Manish has 21 years of work experience primarily in equities spanning roles in equity research and fund management. He has also co-founded a technology company in the document management space.
During his stint at ICICI Prudential AMC, he managed two flagship funds of the mutual fund whose assets grew from $1bn to $5bn in 5 years. One of the funds grew from $50m to $3bn becoming the second largest fund in the industry. As deputy CIO he was instrumental in various aspects of asset management including setting up research processes, product strategy, developing talent of the team etc.
Manish has immense experience in equity research and has also spent two years working in a portfolio management company whose focus was midcaps.
Having traveled extensively across the world, Manish has attended many global investment conferences and seminars.
Ashutosh Bhargava is Head- Equity Research and Fund Manager at Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management Limited. He has over 14 years of post MBA work experience in investment research. He is working with Reliance for nearly 12 years now. Prior to that, he has worked as an analyst for over 2 years at JP Morgan in their "Global Economics Team" based out of Mumbai. He specializes in macro and rule based investment strategies. Ashutosh has done an MBA in Finance from NMIMS (Deemed University), Mumbai.
Dhrumil Shah is Assistant Fund Manager – Equity Investments at Reliance Mutual Fund.
Dhrumil has over 11 years of experience in equity research and fund management.
Prior to Joining RMF, he was managing mid cap fund as well as large cap funds at Birla Sun Life Insurance. Prior to Birla Sun Life, he was associated with ASK Investment Managers as portfolio manager.
Dhrumil is a graduate from Mumbai University and a Qualified Charted Accountant.
Vinay Sharma is Equity Fund Manager at Reliance Mutual Fund. Vinay graduated in architecture from MNIT Jaipur and did his post graduate diploma in computer aided management from IIM Calcutta. He has also earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, conferred by CFA Institute, USA.
Vinay has a total experience of around 14 years. Before his association with Reliance Mutual Fund, Vinay worked as a fund manager at ICICI Prudential Management for several years managing both diversified and thematic funds. Prior to that he has been an equity research analyst at AIG Global Asset Management and JP Morgan India.
Vinay has been instrumental in many NFO launches and product initiatives in his previous stints, and has attended several global investment conferences and seminars.
Kinjal Desai is Fund Manager – Overseas at Reliance Mutual Fund. Kinjal has obtained her Masters in Economics from Warwick University, UK. She has a total experience of 6 years as Research Analyst – Equities at Reliance Mutual Fund where she started her career as an Associate.
Arun Sundaresan is Co-Fund Manager (Quant Fund) & Head, Product Management Group, at Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management Limited. He has a total work experience of more than 14 years, all in the financial services Industry, with the last 12 years in Reliance Mutual Fund. He has held various positions in the sales & distribution function and also had a stint at the corporate strategy function before taking up the current role in the product management and as a Co-Fund Manager. His current profile primarily involves developing and promoting investor-friendly mutual fund products and features.
He has done his BE (Hons) Chemical from BITS, Pilani and followed it up with Post Graduate Diploma in Entrepreneurial Management (PGDEM) from T.A.Pai Management Institute, Manipal. He has also earned the right to use the prestigious CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) charter from the CFA Institute, USA
Anand Gupta is an Equity Fund Manager at Reliance Mutual Fund, and is also responsible for the Equity Trading Desk. He has been with RMF since March 2008. His previous stints include ICICI Prudential AMC as Vice President – Dealings Equity & Derivatives and MF Global ltd as AVP – sales trading for Mutual Funds and domestic institutions. Anand has completed his MBA degree in Finance from ITM- Mumbai.
Tejas Sheth is Equity Co-Fund Manager at Reliance Nippon Life AMC. An alumnus of T A Pai Management Institute, Manipal, Tejas has 14 years of diverse experience in India Equities, worked across the research and investment functions. He started his career at Darashaw & Co., being an integral part of the family office looking after investments in India equities. Later, he moved to sell-side of the industry and joined institutional equity firm Emkay Global Financial as Lead Analyst, wherein he serviced large institutional investors on sectoral themes and investment ideas for multiple sectors.