Richa Karpe is the Co- Founder and Executive Director, at Altamount Capital Management and looks after the Investment Management Function.
Her team is responsible for developing asset allocation strategies for clients, identifying asset managers and strategies across the different asset classes, evaluating private equity opportunities and delivering customized solutions that provide superior risk adjusted returns to the client portfolios. Richa has over 16 years experience in the Financial Services Industry across Private Banking, Asset Allocation and developing Benchmark Products.
Prior to this, she played an important role as Product Manager for the London-based MSCI (Morgan Stanley) where she lead the development of asset allocation products like the ‘Global Capital Markets Index” “Global Islamic Indices” amongst others. Richa was a registered FSA (UK) advisor and has worked with Lloyds TSB Private Banking, London where she managed UHNW client accounts, focusing on developing strategic asset allocation and providing Portfolio management, Legacy planning and Financial planning advice. She has also worked at ANZ Grindlays Bank, Mumbai. Richa has won the prestigious Securities Institute Award in UK for the Investment Advise certification.
She has a MBA in Marketing and International Finance from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies. Richa is also actively involved in working with Altamount Capital Management Foundation that supports various philanthropic foundations in India she is an advisor to Magic Bus a charity focused on working with children from “childhood to livelihood”. Richa is an active commentator on the evolving concept of Family Office space in India.
Richa was named as one of ‘India’s most influential women in finance’ by Rediff.com in 2012. She has also been named in the Citywealth leaders list 2012 and 2013 complied by the prestigious Citywealth UK.