Abhay Laijawala is Managing Director and Fund Manager at Avendus Capital Public markets Alternate Strategies LLP. Prior to joining Avendus in 2018, he was the Managing Director and Head of Equity Research. At Deutsche Bank. He has spent a decade overseeing research coverage of more than 120 stocks across sectors, while also covering the Indian metals sector and formulating the India Equity Strategy for the bank. With an experience of 25 years, Mr. Laijawala is a veteran in India’s capital markets, having seen their evolution since they were liberalized and opened to foreign institutional investors post the 1991 reforms. He has been a highly ranked analyst and strategist and prior to Deutsche bank, he has worked with JP Morgan, Citigroup and BZW Barclays.
Abhay has done his M.Com from the University of Bombay and MBA from the University of Rhode Island, USA, with a specialization in finance. Apart from equity markets, his interests include global macro, international finance and the economics of climate change.