After a successful career in investment banking spanning more than two decades in New York and Hong Kong, Vikram Gandhi, setup Asha Impact in 2014. At present, Vikram is a Senior Lecturer at the Harvard Business School. He is a Board Member and Chairman of the Asian Regional Committee of Grameen Foundation, a Board Member of Janalakshmi Financial Services, and a member of the Investment Committee at Gawa Capital.
Vikram is a Founding Member of Harvard University’s South Asia Initiative and also a Founder of Ashoka University. Before Founding Asha Impact, Vikram was the Vice Chairman of Investment Banking and Global Head of Financial Institutions Business for Credit Suisse, in New York and Hong Kong. Prior his tenure at Credit Suisse, Vikram worked at Morgan Stanley, where he was Co-Head of Global FIG in New York. An MBA from the Harvard Business School where he was designated a Baker Scholar; a qualified Chartered Accountant and a B.Com with high distinction from the University of Mumbai, Vikram, in his capacity as the Founder, CEO of VSG Capital Advisors, continues to work closely with Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Greenhill & Co. as a Senior Advisor.