Advocacy & Knowledge Management Committee

This Committee oversees the representation and advocacy work for IAAIF. It initiates regular dialogues with the Regulators, Government Authorities and other key stakeholders. It also works on developing new knowledge resources for the AIF industry.


Biharilal Deora Advisor – IAAIF
Milan Ganatra CEO – Miles Software Solution
Sai Krishna Bharathan Senior Partner – AZB & Partners
Satish Sawnani CFO & Compliance Officer – Arthveda Fund Management
Supriya Sapre Head Compliance & Legal – ICICI Prudential AMC


Marketing & PR Committee

This Committee will work towards promotion of AIF industry through exciting knowledge and networking initiatives, media relations, networking platform, conducting pan-India events.


Nithya Mahesh VP Marketing & Alliances – Miles Software Solution
R. S. Srinivas Jain (Chair) Executive Director & CMO – SBI Fund Management

Operating Standards & Best Practices Committee

This committee will work on creating new industry performance standards, operating procedures and best practices for AIFs at par with globally established standards.


Aparna Karmase Head – Compliance, Legal & Secretarial, Motilal Oswal Asset Management Company
Devang Doshi Head – PMS Operations – ICICI Prudential AMC
Pritesh Majmudar (Chair) Head – Legal & Compliance – DSP Blackrock Investment Managers
Shivani Choudhary Manager – Ashland Partners
T. S. Sritharan CFO – Sundaram Asset Management Company

Professional & Investor Education Committee

This Committee works towards creating professional education and investor education programs and code of ethics.


Aditya Gadge Principal Advisor – IAAIF
Lakshaminarayanan Duraiswamy COO – Sundaram Alternate Asset Managers
Nandita Prabhu Partner & Head – Capital Markets, IFMR
Phani Sekhar Ponangi (Chair) Fund Manager – Karvy Capital
Tariq Aboobaker Managing Director – Amicorp

These Committees provide the opportunity for practitioners and related professionals to connect and contribute towards fulfilling the vision of IAAIF. These Committees aim to benefit the professionals, the clients they serve, and the industry at large.

Participation in these committees is open to senior management representatives of IAAIF’s member companies as well as distinguished professionals from the areas of Alternative Investments, Wealth & Asset Management, Media, Tax and Law. To participate, please write to us at

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