ICFAI alumnus, Abhay Anand is an Investment Banking professional with expertise in fundraising (PE, VC & Structured funding) and international mergers and acquisitions (M&A). He has advised companies across industries such as Healthcare & Lifesciences, Consumers, IT & Ecommerce, Infrastructure & Cleantech, Financial Services & Industrials.
He has been involved in deal closures of a cumulative value of more than $ 1.25 Bn so far. Abhay is currently working as a Partner at Grant Thornton for the last 8 years.
He is looking after the fundraising and M&A practice in the firm for the western region which he helped set up way back in 2014. Prior to this, he worked as a Director in Cipher Capital, one of the oldest boutique investment banks focused on PE and M&A for about 13 years. He is a regular at several industry platforms like VC Circle for conducting periodic M&A and PE workshops. Abhay completed his PGDBA at ICFAI from the batch 1999 – 2001.