Oman India Joint Investment Fund
Srinath has been assisting IVCA since 2014 on regulatory matters during which he joined the delegation and sometimes led delegation meeting with CBDT and Government entities. In 2015, he was elected to the current Executive Council. In this Executive Council, he continues his association with Regulatory Committee as Vice Chair. This Committee is very active in getting issues relating to PE/VC issues in front of the regulatory authorities and has had many successes in the past. Over the last year, IVCA has become a very strong industry body thanks to the leadership selection by the Executive Council. He has actively led the search for the current President and other key hires at IVCA. He continues to be active in assisting the IVCA executive council in its various deliberations.
Mr. Srinath S. is the Chief Executive Officer of OIJIF and has led it since its inception in early 2011. Srinath’s 25 years of experience includes 16 years in private equity across India and South East Asia, where he has strong track record of managing successful private equity funds. In OIJIF Fund I, he represents the Fund on the Board of NCDEX, SSIPL Limited, Industeqsite and Beaver Engineering. Under his leadership, OIJIF has launched Fund II and has successfully announced its first closure at USD 220 million. Prior to joining OIJIF, he led the private equity business for FirstRand Bank of South Africa in India and was head of private equity investing at Reliance Capital which managed its proprietary capital and Reliance India Power Fund (a JV with Temasek, Singapore). Srinath also has a rich operating experience in the telecom industry.
He is an Electronics and Communication Engineer from National Institute of Technology, Suratkhal, Karnataka and a MBA from Asian Institute of Management, Philippines.