Deepak Bhandari is responsible for the European operations of Avendus and is based in London. He has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry and has successfully originated and executed mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions across Europe, Africa and Asia markets.
Prior to joining Avendus, Deepak was an Advisor to the Group CEO of Axiata Group Bhd. (Malaysia). He has spent the better part of his career as an investment banker, first as a Generalist at UBS (London), where he focused on M&A execution across industries, and subsequently as the Head of TMT coverage for Barclays (India); spending close to five years with each.
Deepak holds an MBA degree from London Business School and is a qualified Chartered Accountant and a Company Secretary.