Neil Parag Parikh
CHAIRMAN AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
He has been a part of the Capital Market for over a decade with experience across wealth management, research, Institutional desk, marketing, operations, broking, key client management to name a few.
He started his career as an intern with JM Morgan Stanley in 2003. He has been a part of Parag Parikh Financial Advisory Services Pvt. Ltd. since July 2004 in various capacities. At PPFAS Mutual Fund, apart from handling key client relationships, he is also entrusted with the fulfillment of strategic responsibilities.
Keeping with his father's, Parag Parikh's philosophy, Neil believes in Value-investing and is a strong advocate of applying behavioral finance fundamentals in investing.
Neil's academic excellence is reflected in his qualification from prestigious universities. He holds a Masters in Business Administration from IESE Business School, Spain and a BA in Economics from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Masters in Business Administration from IESE Business School, Spain and a BA in Economics from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER & EQUITY FUND MANAGER
He managed PMS Scheme of PPFAS (with a corpus of around Rs. 300 crores.
Till March 2012 he was acting as a Chief Executive Officer of PPFAS (Sponsor Company). He has joined the company in 2001.
He started his career in the year 1994 and he has experience of working in areas like: merchant banking, managing fixed income portfolio, broking operations, PMS operations.
He was functioning as a Fund Manager for PMS service of PPFAS managing a portfolio of around Rs. 300 crores.
He is acting as a Chief Investment Officer and Fund Manager to the Company.
B. Com(Bombay University),
CFA Charter Holder and
HEAD - RESEARCH
He manages the overseas investment of the scheme since it's inception ie. May 2013
He has more than 10 years of experience in the capital market. He started his career with Parag Parikh Financial Advisory Service Limited, following his internship, in the year 2009. He joined PPFAS as a research analyst. He was appointed as Head- research in the year 2011. He is working with the company as an Associate Fund Manager.
Bsc. IT (Bombay University) and
MMS- Finance (Bombay University)
FUND MANAGER - DEBT
He is managing the debt component of the scheme since January 2016. He also manages Parag Parikh Liquid Fund.
He has collectively over 6 years of experience in investment research. He started his career with PPFAS Asset Management Pvt Ltd as an intern in 2012. Following which, he joined the company as a Research Analyst in 2013. He is a Commerce graduate from University of Mumbai, a fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and a CFA Charter Holder. He is also a certificate holder of FIMMDA-NSE Debt Market module issued by NCFM.
B.Com, M.Com (Mumbai University), Chartered Accountant, CFA Charter Holder
HEAD - MARKETING
He heads the online and offline marketing functions besides serving as one of the official media spokespersons for PPFAS AMC. He also functioned in a similar profile at PPFAS Ltd.
His prior assignments include stints in Institutional Equity Sales at HSBC InvestDirect Securities Ltd. and Tower Capital and as a Knowledge Manager at Financial Planning Standards Board of India (FPSB India).
A Certified Financial Planner (CFPCM) Certificant and also holds a Diploma in Securities Law from the Government Law College, Mumbai