Pankaj Fitkariwala

Chief Operating Officer, Avendus Wealth Management

Pankaj has 21 years of rich wealth management experience, spanning an extensive range of functions across operations, technology, risk and compliance. He has strong experience in delivering superior customer journeys, and deep understanding of risk and compliance.

Prior to joining Avendus Wealth, Pankaj worked with IIFL Wealth Management Limited as Senior Managing Partner and during his association with IIFL Wealth was responsible for various functions including operations, technology, legal, compliance, risk, accounts and finance.

Before IIFL Wealth, Pankaj worked with Barclays Bank where he headed operations and technology for the bank’s wealth management business. During his career, Pankaj has also worked with ABN AMRO Bank and Kotak Mahindra Group. At ABN AMRO he was responsible for Private Banking Clients, whereas during his stint with Kotak Mahindra Group, he was instrumental in setting up the Private Client Business for Kotak Mahindra Inc, USA.

Pankaj is a qualified Chartered Accountant.


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