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Senior Director & Head, M&A, Investment Banking, Singapore
Vinu has over 18 years of investment banking experience covering corporate finance, M&A and advisory across Asia Pacific. In his earlier roles, he has worked in with Mizuho Bank (Singapore), N M Rothschild & Sons (Singapore), Macquarie Bank (Singapore), Dresdner Kleinwort (Singapore and Hong Kong) and Merrill Lynch (Hong Kong and Mumbai). In these roles, he has originated and executed transactions across Asia. His clients have included leading corporates and financial sponsors in the region and globally.
Vinu has extensive experience across a breadth of sectors including utilities &infrastructure, industrials, TMT, transportation & logistics, food, consumer & retail. His transactions experience includes sell-side and buy-side M&A, advisory, private placements, capital market related transactions, LBOs, corporate financing, as well as, principal investments. He has significant cross selling experience across advisory and financing.
Vinu is a Chartered Financial Analyst from CFA Institute, USA. He also holds an Engineering Degree and a Master of Business Administration Degree from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.