Alpha Alternatives was set up by financial services industry professionals who have had extensive experience across various organizations and across business functions. Our partners bring diverse experience working at leading global & domestic firms across financial services, consulting, operating companies and entrepreneurial ventures.
We have a team of over 100+ professionals who bring wide experience working at Indian and international investment banks and hedge funds like Edelweiss, ICICI, Kotak, MCX, Credit Suisse, UBS, Nomura, CLSA, MSCI, Elliot, DE Shaw; CA firms like KPMG, Lodha; large corporates such as Idea, Essar, Aditya Birla, Future Group, Cedar consulting etc.; as well as strong academic backgrounds including MBA from IIMA, IIMB, FMS, other Indian management colleges and top international B-schools, CA rank holders, commerce graduates from Mumbai University, Delhi University etc. and engineers from IITD, IITM and other leading Indian engineering colleges.
Naresh is the Managing Partner of AA. He has a stellar track record of over 23 years across investment banking, capital markets, asset management & proprietary investing. He was President at Edelweiss before he founded AA. Over the years he has developed strong relationships with corporates, public and private investment firms, and family offices. He has an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad (1995)
Senior Team Members
Sankar is part of the Systematic Fundamental Equities desk at AA. He has over 7 years experience in quantitative equity research. Previously he worked as a senior quantitative researcher at Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI), creating factor and ESG-based investment solutions for global institutional investors, and earlier headed Quantitative Investment Strategies department at Indxx, a boutique financial services firm. Sankar is an engineer from NIT Nagpur and MBA from IIM Indore.