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Leadership

  • Sutha Kandiah Chief Executive Officer, Religare Capital Markets (International)
  • Gautam Trivedi Chief Executive Officer, Religare Capital Markets (India)
  • Rohit Gulati Head – Investment Banking, Religare Capital Markets (India)
  • Jeffrey Wong Head - Investment Banking, Religare Capital Markets (International)
  • Vipul Sanghvi Head – Institutional Sales , Religare Capital Markets (India)
  • Stephen Conway Head - ASEAN Trading, Religare Capital Markets (International)
  • Chris Holland Head - Legal & Compliance, Religare Capital Markets (International)
  • Paul Cowan Director - Global Special Situations, Religare Capital Markets (International)
  • James Moir Director - Global Special Situations, Religare Capital Markets (International)

Sutha Kandiah
Chief Executive Officer, Religare Capital Markets (International)

Sutha Kandiah is Chief Executive Officer of RCM’s International business. Previously, he was at UBS Investment Bank and was the Co-Head for Equity Capital Markets – Asia, Co-Head for Equity Capital Markets – Japan and Head of Singapore / Malaysia Investment Banking. He has over 18 years of industry experience and has lived and worked in Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Sydney.

Gautam Trivedi
Chief Executive Officer, Religare Capital Markets (India)

Gautam has over 20 years of experience in the financial services and capital markets domain. In his current role as the CEO, Religare Capital Markets (India), he oversees institutional equity sales, research and investment banking. Prior to his role at Religare he was associated with Goldman Sachs for more than 7 years. He was MD and Head of Sales in India and a member of the Board of Directors of Goldman Sachs India Private Limited. He had also served as Executive Director, Asian Equity Sales in Hong Kong. Prior to Goldman Sachs, he was Vice President, Corporate Finance for Reliance Industries in Mumbai. Gautam has also worked with large global financial services organizations such as Merrill Lynch, CLSA and Jardine Fleming.

Rohit Gulati
Head – Investment Banking, Religare Capital Markets (India)

Rohit has over 16 years of experience in corporate finance, investment banking and corporate banking. Previously, he worked as Senior Vice President in Investment Banking at ICICI Securities covering North & East India. He has also worked with PwC and Ballarpur Industries in the past.

Jeffrey Wong
Head - Investment Banking, Religare Capital Markets (International)

Jeffrey has more than 15 years of working experience and has worked on all of Religare’s equity capital markets transactions in South-East Asia, including IPOs and placements in Singapore, the Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia. Prior to joining Religare, Jeff worked with UBS as Executive Director in the Equity Capital Markets team covering South-East Asia. Prior to working as an investment banker, Jeff previously practised law and has been named by Asian Legal Business as Singapore In-house Counsel of the Year and one of the Top 25 Most Dynamic In-house Counsels in Asia.

Vipul Sanghvi
Head – Institutional Sales , Religare Capital Markets (India)

Vipul started his capital markets career in 1993, as an investment journalist with Dalal Street Investment Journal. He has worked in various roles – research, fund management and sales. During his stint at ICICI Prudential AMC – managed equity assets worth USD 200 million. Vipul has wide exposure to a large number of Indian midcap companies, in terms of deep understanding of their businesses and strong relationship with their key management officials.

Stephen Conway
Head - ASEAN Trading, Religare Capital Markets (International)

Stephen Conway is Head of ASEAN Trading for Religare Capital Markets and has over 25 years’ experience trading in Asian markets. He has worked in London, Tokyo and New York. Prior to that, he was Head of Trading at RHB Securities. Stephen has also held senior positions with MF Global, BTIG and Credit Suisse.

Chris Holland
Head - Legal & Compliance, Religare Capital Markets (International)

Chris Holland is Head, Legal & Compliance of RCM’s international business. Previously, he was Counsel at Clifford Chance in its Capital Markets department. He has approximately 16 years of industry experience and has lived and worked in Singapore, Hong Kong and New York.

Paul Cowan
Director - Global Special Situations, Religare Capital Markets (International)

Paul is a veteran of over 25 years both in emerging markets and special situation/event trading. Paul helped build Churchill Capital Asia to the best boutique event trading house in Asia before creating the event team for Aviate Global together with James Moir in 2009. Paul has previously worked for Morgan Stanley , Cresvale Limited , Societe Generale, where he was Head of Emerging Markets and Churchill Capital and has experience in trading equities, derivatives and convertible bonds.

James Moir
Director - Global Special Situations, Religare Capital Markets (International)

James has been working within the Asian equity space for 20 years. He started his career in 1995 as an equity trader at Phileo Allied, specializing in the Singapore and Malaysian markets. James then relocated to London and was the Head of Sales at JM Sasson focusing on the Asia ex-Japan markets. From 2000 to 2009, James setup Churchill Capital Asia – which became the leading boutique event equity broker within Asia. More recently, James ran the Special Situations Group at Aviate Global – which was taken over in 2010 and renamed Religare Capital.