Chief Investment officer and Equity Fund Manager
Having commenced his career in 1994, he possesses wide-ranging experience in the field of financial services. These include - Investment banking, managing fixed income portfolios, broking operations and Portfolio Management Services (PMS) operations.
He joined PPFAS Limited in 2001 and besides serving as a Fund Manager for its PMS, also earned the post of Chief Executive Officer, which he held until 2012.
He currently serves as Chief Investment Officer of PPFAS Mutual Fund.
B. Com (Bombay University), Chartered Accountant, CFA Charter Holder and Grad ICWA
Dedicated Fund Manager for overseas investments
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)
Debt Fund Manager
Beginning his career as an intern with PPFAS Mutual Fund in 2012, Raj swiftly moved up the ranks, and is currently part of the Fund Management team.
Apart from being a Commerce graduate from University of Mumbai (N.M. College), he is also a Fellow Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and a CFA Charter Holder. He has also earned a Certificate for the 'NSE Debt Market Module' issued jointly by FIMMDA and NCFM. He is also featured as a regular participant on various TV channels and a columnist in select financial publications.
B.Com, M.Com (Mumbai University), Chartered Accountant, CFA Charter Holder
Domestic Equity Fund Manager
Rukun is part of the Fund Management team at PPFAS Mutual Fund. He has more than 9 years of experience in Equity Markets.
He started his career in 2013 as an Equity Research analyst with Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research. Prior to joining PPFAS, he worked with Kotak Mahindra Asset Management as an Equity Research analyst and also managed the Kotak Equity Arbitrage fund from May 2019 to Dec 2019. He is an avid reader of books on Behavioral finance, Value Investing and Quantitative Investing.
MBA (Finance) from Management Development Institute Gurgaon, B.Tech (Information Technology) from Nirma University, CFA Charterholder and CQF (Certificate in Quantitative Finance) certificate holder