Mr. B.V. Krishnan
KKR India Financial Services
BV Krishnan has led the Credit sector council and made it the most engaging coucils with most members at IVCA. Krish has also pioneered the Mid Market Permanent Capital Vehilce concept and its representation at SEBI and other key stakeholders. Krish also is an active Executive Committee member with key startegic inputs on various fronts.
B V Krishnan (Mumbai) joined KKR in 2009, is a Member of the firm and serves as the CEO of KKR India Financial Services (“KIFS”). KIFS addresses requirements in India for alternative credit products through its non-bank finance company and alternative investment funds, suitably augmented by third party capital and distribution. Mr. Krishnan is also a member of the India corporate credit investment committee, India real estate credit investment committee, and their respective portfolio management committees. Before joining KKR, he was with Citigroup as director and head of structured products for fixed income, currencies, commodities and equity capital markets in India, prior to which he was a senior banker at the corporate and investment bank at Citigroup. Mr. Krishnan has a degree in Chartered Accountancy from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.