Professional Experience: Credit Suisse – Investment Banking; Citigroup – Investment Banking and Alternative Investments
Education: Georgetown University – M.B.A.; Chartered Accountant (ICAI, India); Delhi University – B.Com (with honors)
Ankur joined TTS in 2009 and is based out of India, where he focuses on the expansion of TTS’s operations in the Asia-Pacific region. Ankur has led seminars in many global locales, including China, Hong Kong, and Singapore in Asia; Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Qatar, and Nigeria in the Middle East and Africa; Austria in Europe; and the U.S. Ankur started his investment banking career at Citigroup’s Strategy and M&A group where he focused on identifying growth opportunities in the North America and EMEA regions. He then worked for the Citigroup Pension Investments Group as part of the team responsible for building the Emerging Markets Long Only Equity portfolio for Citigroup’s U.S. Defined Benefit Plan. Ankur’s passion for M&A and dynamism of the EMEA region then spurred a move to Credit Suisse’s M&A group in London where he worked as a generalist, covering in particular FIG (emerging markets banking and alternative investments), spirits, media, telecom, airlines and white goods. He is a certified Chartered Accountant from the Institute of the Chartered Accountants of India.