Team

Sarvesh Gupta – Founder & CIO

Sarvesh has been investing in equities for more than 15 years with nearly 12 years of experience of being a full time professional investor across the listed and unlisted space.

Prior to launching Maximal Capital PMS, Sarvesh was a SEBI registered investment adviser during 2017-21 (registration number INA000007960) where he advised portfolios of HNIs, CXOs, NRIs, and family offices across listed equities and high yield debt strategies, generating double digit alpha for clients during this tenure. He has also been invited as a speaker and instructor at multiple conferences during this period to share some of his ideas and/or investment philosophy with the participants.

Before founding Maximal, Sarvesh was the fund manager at Trivantage Capital during 2016-17, a SEBI registered PMS fund (registration number INP000004656). Sarvesh was instrumental in setting the fund from ground zero to reach multi hundred crores in assets driven by his strong performance wherein he created returns in the range of 37 to 73% across strategies. At Trivantage Capital, Sarvesh has managed both – a diversified fund as well as a BFSI focused sectoral fund.

Preceding that, Sarvesh was Principal with Gaja Capital, one of India’s leading private equity firm focused on investing in sectors across financial services, consumer products and services, education amongst others. At Gaja, he participated and often led the investment process including deal screening, promoter/intermediary meetings, company visits, financial/strategic/business diligence and research. He was the youngest at Gaja to be inducted in the top decision-making core investment team, having being promoted twice in a span of 3 years.

Karan Asli, CFA – Investment Analyst

Karan has over 5 years of work experience in the equity markets. Prior to joining Maximal Capital, Karan was an investment analyst at NightHawk Capital, a US-based equity fund, for over two and a half years. There, he researched companies across multiple sectors including consumer, chemicals, autos, metals, etc.

Karan is a CFA® charterholder, and has completed his Masters and Bachelors in Commerce from the University of Mumbai.

Anuradha Raha – Head Operations and Compliance

Anuradha has over 9 years of experience in the BFSI sector, across Capital & Commodity Markets, Banking and Depository Services. Prior to joining Maximal Capital, Anuradha was working with First Global Stock Broking, heading Operations and Settlements.

Anuradha is a MBA Finance, with prior experience of working with HDFC Bank, Times Bank and Stock Holding Corporation of India.