• Market Outlook
  • Asset Allocation
  • Investment Team
  • Investment Philosophy
  • Rupee Cost Averaging
  • Economic Indicators
  • Market Outlook
  • Asset Allocation
  • Investment Team
  • Investment Philosophy
  • Rupee Cost Averaging
  • Economic Indicators

ICICI Prudential Investments Team

Manish Kumar: Chief EVP & Chief Investment Officer

Manish is an engineer with a PGDM from IIM Calcutta. He has the overall responsibility for managing the entire investment portfolio of the company. He has 22 years of experience in the area of equity research, trading and fund management. Prior to ICICI Prudential, Manish has been with a leading Indian asset management company.


Fund Management & Research Team:


  • Lakshmikanth Reddy : EVP & Head - Equity
  • Lakshmikanth is an engineer with a PGDM from IIM Ahmedabad. He has 19 years of experience in the area of equity analysis and fund management. Prior to joining ICICI Prudential, Lakshmikanth has worked with leading foreign financial institutions.


  • Jitendra Arora : EVP & Fund Manager – Fixed Income
  • Jitendra is a management graduate and has a PGDM from IIM Bangalore. He has been with ICICI Prudential over 14 years with expertise in the areas of financial risk management, product development, actuarial and fund management.


  • Arun Srinivasan : EVP & Fund Manager - Fixed Income
  • Arun has done Masters in Management Studies from Mumbai University. He has 19 years of experience in the areas of treasury and trading. Prior to ICICI Prudential, Arun worked with a leading Indian fund house.


  • Shiladitya Dasgupta : SVP & Fund Manager - Equity
  • Shiladitya is an engineer with post-graduation from IIITM Gwalior. He has 15 years of experience as a research analyst. Prior to ICICI Prudential, Shiladitya worked both in a leading foreign financial institutions and a domestic broking house.


  • Fatema Pacha : AVP & Fund Manager - Equity
  • Fatema is an engineer with PGDM from SP Jain Institute (Mumbai). She has 9 years of experience as an equity analyst. Prior to ICICI Prudential, she has worked with a leading Indian asset management company.


  • Akalp Gupta : Chief Manager – Equity Dealing and Analysis
  • Akalp is an engineer with a PGDM from IIM Kozhikode. He has 13 years of experience as an equity analyst and trader. Prior to ICICI Prudential, he has worked with both Indian and foreign financial institutions.


  • Sumanta Khan : Chief Manager & Fund Manager - Equity
  • Sumanta is an engineer with PGDM from IIM Indore. Sumanta has 11 years of experience as an equity analyst. Prior to ICICI Prudential, he has worked with a leading foreign financial institution.


  • Vidya Iyer: Chief Manager - Investments
  • Vidya is an engineer with a PGDM from XLRI Jamshedpur. She is also a Financial Risk Manager certified by Global Association of Risk Professionals. She has an overall experience of 7 years in Financial Markets. Prior to ICICI Prudential, she has worked with a leading foreign bank.


  • Nandish Shah : Senior Manager – Equity Dealing and Analysis
  • Nandish is a commerce graduate with PGDBA from Symbiosis, Pune. He has been with ICICI Prudential since 2007 in the field of Investment Operations and Investments. Prior to ICICI Prudential, he has worked with a leading Indian Asset Management company.


  • Vineet Choraria : Senior Manager - Investments
  • Vineet is a commerce graduate and a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has been with ICICI Prudential since 2007 in the field of Investment Operations and Investments.


  • Vinay Rohit : Senior Manager & Equity Analyst
  • Vinay is a management graduate with PGDM from IIM Bangalore. Vinay specializes in the field of equity research.


  • Namita Mhatre: Senior Associate
  • Namita is a management graduate from Mumbai University and has been with ICICI Prudential since 2007.