Prime Team Management Team
Mr. Jayakumar joined Prime Securities in 1993. He holds a B.Tech Mechanical Engineering, IIT Delhi (1978-83) and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad (1983-85). Prior to joining Prime, he was head of the Investment Banking Group at Citibank, having previously spent several years in Money Markets and Securities Trading. He is a recognized Speaker on various Business TV channels and fora for Equity research, Wealth Management, Private Equity, Wealth Restructuring, Indian Economy and Indian Stock Markets.
Chief Financial Officer
Arun is a Chartered Accountant with an experience in corporate management and Board level at a senior level of over 40 years. His expertise includes forex risk management, stressed assets resolution and direct/indirect tax issues. With hands-on experience of running multi crore companies as CEO/Executive Chairman, he brings valuable insight into issues demanded of a leadership team.
Managing Director, Mergers & Acquisitions / Private Equity
A Chartered Accountant with almost 15 years' experience in Investment Banking. He has diverse experience across products including Private Equity, Mergers and Acquisitions, IPOs, QIPs, Valuations and Corporate Advisory Services. He has been associated with several successful transactions across Infrastructure, Lifesciences, Financial Services, Consumer and Industrials. Previously, he has worked with other well established Investment Banks such as Axis Capital (erstwhile ENAM Securities) and Anand Rathi Advisors.
Executive Director - Legal & Company Secretary
Ajay Shah joined Prime Securities Limited in July 2001 as a Company Secretary and Compliance Officer and is presently Vice President - Legal & Company Secretary.
Ajay Shah has hands on experience of more than 15 years in the streams of legal, corporate secretarial compliance. In addition to the compliances under the corporate laws with specific impetus on secretarial compliance and corporate governance, he is also responsible for compliances with the rules and regulations applicable to stock broker, portfolio manager and depository activities as well as for drafting legal agreements and contracts, reporting to the management, statutory bodies and stakeholders of Prime group.
Ajay Shah is a qualified Chartered Secretary (CS) affiliated to the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. Prior to joining Prime, he was associated with Asian Star Company Limited as Company Secretary.
Senior Vice President - Equity Capital Markets
Apurva joined Prime Securities in 2007.
He has over 12 years of experience, principally as an Investment Banker. His skill set lies in financial and business analysis, negotiations, valuation, business planning and financial advisory.
Prior to joining Prime Securities, Apurva worked with Crisil Research & Information Services Ltd, an S&P company, as a Research Analyst for around 2 years tracking the Automobile sector. Apurva began his career at Stratcap Securities, as an Equity Research Analyst, and tracked the Automobile and Cement sectors. Apurva enjoys listening to music, travelling and playing cricket. He has a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (PGDBA) in Finance from Chetana's Institute of Management & Research and Masters in Commerce (M. Com.) from Mumbai University.
Vice President - Equity Capital Markets & Early Stage Financing
Rachit has over 12 years of multi-sector experience focused towards Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Restructuring, Private Equity and Capital Markets. Previously, he has worked with HSBC as an Associate Director for more than 8 years as part of their Investment Banking and Equity Capital Markets team. He is an MBA (Finance) and done his Bachelors in Commerce (Hons.) from University of Delhi.