As the MD and CEO of Azure Capital Advisors, Shailesh Ghorpade is responsible for laying down the vision of the company, managing the overall brand and steering the company towards achieving goals while ensuring highest standards in corporate governance. He is also responsible for strategic relationships with many of the institutional investors, developers, wealth managers and other strategic partners.
Ghorpade has joined Azure Capital from Suzlon Energy where he was the Chief Strategy & Planning Officer. He has over 20 years of experience in project and corporate finance, operations, consulting, strategy, real estate and M&A across companies in Energy, IT, Financial Services and Consulting sectors. He has held senior positions in other reputed companies like Infosys Technologies, Tata Finance and AV Birla Group.
He is an MBA from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies and Bachelor of Science & Technology from UDCT Mumbai.