Mr. Swapnil Pawar, heads Karvy Capital – the asset management arm of the Karvy Group. He has a diverse experience of over 9 years across strategy consulting, investment advisory and asset management. He has completed his graduation from IIT Bombay in Aerospace Engineering and his Masters in Business Administration from IIM Ahmedabad. He started his career with The Boston Consulting Group in Mumbai in 2004. Here, he worked with clients across various industries including BFSI, engineering and technology.
In 2006, he cofounded PARK financial advisors – A boutique investment advisory firm. In 2009, PARK was acquired by the Karvy Group. Through 2009-10, Swapnil was the Chief Investment Officer for Karvy Private Wealth and headed the investment advisory for High Net Worth clients in Karvy Private Wealth.
Subsequently, he moved to spearhead the beginning of Karvy Capital. In his current role, he manages the Systematic Edge Fund (a category III AIF) and also oversees the proprietary trading strategies run by Karvy Capital. He also looks after the long-only actively managed equities (PMS) and structured products manufacturing.
His interests include Macroeconomics, Quantitative Strategies and Corporate Finance. He has also authored a book titled ‘Anatomy of Froth – Demystifying the Global Financial Crisis and Lessons to Learn’.