Chairman of the SAMCO Group with over 30 years experience in managing group businesses of corporate and transaction advisory, broking and real estate. With 30+ years as a Chartered Accountant with expertise in field of corporate laws, taxation and Finance and specialized skills in handling complex and critical issues in tax and corporate law.
He has gained tremendous experience as an erstwhile MEMBER of 1. SEBI constituted Group on Review of Issue Process 2007 (GRIP), 2. SEBI constituted – Primary Market Advisory Committee, 3. SEBI constituted Committee on delisting which inter alia suggested reverse book building for delisting. Since the past 16 years, he also holds the position of Honorary Vice President of Investors’ Grievances Forum (IGF), a SEBI registered NGO working in the field of investor’s protection.
Jimeet Modi is the Founder & CEO of SAMCO Ventures Pvt. Limited with over 12 years of experience in the capital markets.
He had his first encounter with the capital markets at the age of 14 in 2004 and since then has devoted his career to understanding the markets and building solutions and products to solve problems faced by investors and traders. He has hands on experience of multiple facets of business and management including technology, advertising, sales and marketing, taxation laws, SEBI laws and financial matters.
Jimeet is Bachelor of Commerce from the Mumbai University, A Chartered Accountant from The Institute of Chartered Accountant Of India (Rank Holder) and a Chartered Financial Analyst, USA
Based in Singapore, Siddharth (Sid) is the Founder of Bay Capital. He has had a career spanning over 12 years in asset management.
Prior to Bay Capital, Sid was Vice President of Kotak Mahindra UK and was responsible for building Kotak’s international institutional asset management franchise in Europe. Prior to joining Kotak, he was an Executive Director at Gerken Capital Associates (GCA), and established together with the Kotak Mahindra Group “WM India Fund”, one of the first India focused hedge funds.
Sid holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management and Finance from King’s College, University of London. He currently serves on the Boards of Directors of IL&FS Investment Managers, (the largest private equity firm in India), and IL&FS Energy Development Company Ltd.
Based in Mumbai, Mr. Sivaramakrishnan (Siva) S. Iyer, after an initial stint with J M Financial & Investment, he started his career as an Independent Consultant and has over two decades of experience in the field of Management Accounts & Audit, Business Advisory Services and Corporate Finance.
Throughout his career, he has advised Small & Medium Enterprises on Capital structuring, Fund raising, Mergers & Acquisition, Capital Market related issues, Financial Diligence, Financial & Business strategy, etc.
Siva is a Commerce graduate from the University of Mumbai and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in November 1987.