Vikram is a portfolio manager on the Private Market Strategies team and has 20 years of relevant industry experience. Prior to joining the firm, he was a principal investment officer at the International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group, where he led the investment program for climate-related private equity funds across emerging markets. Previously, Vikram was a founding member of the Emerging Markets Private Equity Fund (EMPEF) backed by IDFC Capital in Singapore and an investment manager for emerging markets funds with Northgate Capital in London. Before that, Vikram worked in product strategy and development roles at Citi and Morgan Stanley. Before that he was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company in London and worked with a range of clients including US private equity firms and Indian NGOs. Vikram has also been a portfolio manager with the emerging markets team at Lazard and a foreign exchange dealer with Standard Chartered (fka ANZ Grindlays). Vikram received a B.A. in economics from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai and an M.S. in finance from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute, Mumbai. He also received master’s degree in international affairs from Columbia University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
|Invests in private equity funds that offer financial return prospects and demonstrable and measurable positive social and environmental impact.|
|Provides access to a globally diversified portfolio of private equity investments.|
|Provides focused exposure to private market interests within a single strategy category. These themes may include distressed investments, income-oriented investments, real estate and real assets, geographic-specific strategies as well as dedicated secondaries and dedicated co-investment opportunities.|