Vaibhav joined Tata Capital in June 2013 and is responsible for new investments, asset management and implementation of various value accretion initiatives for Innovation Fundís portfolio companies.
With more than 15 years of professional experience, primarily on investment management side, and his close association with early growth stage companies over the years, Vaibhav brings in valuable skill set to play an instrumental role in defining and implementing growth strategies for the portfolio companies. Since the time of joining Innovations Fund, Vaibhav has led teams for successful closure of 3 deals and multiple follow on investments across other portfolio companies.
Prior to Tata Capital, Vaibhav worked with private equity funds of Citigroup (US$ 500 million Old Lane India Opportunities Fund) as well as Deutsche Bank with around US$ 100 million successful transaction closures. He also worked with the investment banking division of Ernst & Young and with SBI Project Finance SBU.
Vaibhav holds a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Mumbai and a Masters in Management Studies from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies.