Nilesh Dhedi has over 13 years of experience in financial services, banking and advisory and is based in Mumbai. His areas of expertise include acquisition financing, promoter financing, project financing and other structured credit products in the on-shore as well as off-shore market.
At Avendus, he co-heads the structured finance vertical for the Credit Solutions business and is the fund manager for Avendus Structured Credit Fund.
He joined Avendus Group in 2009 as a part of the investment banking vertical and headed the structured credit and real estate sector, providing advisory services to clients. His role involved arranging funding from various NBFCs, high-yield funds and other alternate asset management firms. He has worked across origination, structuring and syndication at Avendus.
Prior to joining Avendus , Nilesh worked with ICICI Bank, London for 3 years. At ICICI Bank, he was a relationship manager with the corporate & investment banking group managing a portfolio of USD 500 million across 14-15 large Indian business groups.
Nilesh holds an MBA from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai and has done his Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Instrumentation & Control from DDIT, Nadiad.