Thought Leaders

“Thought Leaders” is an initiative conceptualized by the Indian Association of Alternative Investment Funds (IAAIF) meant for professionals working in wealth & asset management, alternative investments, taxation, trustees, financial advisory & family offices. The objective of this group is to enhance professional standards among the people working in or with the alternative investments sector.

IAAIF plans to achieve it through:

  1. Exclusive events, education sessions and networking meetings for members
  2.  Sharing of knowledge, resources and tools sourced from the best in the world
  3.  Regular updates on key topics like Best Practices, product innovations and investor behavior
  4.  Interactive sessions with the Global Leaders in Alternative Investments
  5.  Partnership with leading education institutions from around the world

There is no membership fee to join this forum. This is a not-for-profit initiative designed by IAAIF to:

  • Develop professionals standards in the Indian Alternative Investments space
  • Assist Indian Alternative Investment Leaders in getting global recognition
  • Enhance educational standards among the investors of alternative investments
  •  Create a prolific meeting point for the deserving alternative investment professionals and prospective investor
  • Facilitate the sharing of best global practices and opportunities
  • Partner with all the stake-holders in various initiatives to create a world-class alternative investments ecosystem
  • Build a strong talent pool

Why Join?

Joining ‘Thought Leaders’ is the first step to being one. Enhance your professional profile through:

  1. Mentorship
  2. Education
  3. Training
  4. Networking
  5. Events
  6. Speaking engagements
  7. Editorial opportunities
  8. Client Interactions

Membership Criteria

“Thought Leaders” membership is open to professionals with a minimum of 10 years of work experience in the following fields: alternative investments, credit, wealth management, fund management, private equity, real estate investing, start-up advisory, financial technology, financial product designing, family office advisory, international investments, consulting, taxation & trusts.

If you have any questions about membership, please reach out to us at

Apply for Membership

Thought Leaders

Level 9, Platina Block G,
Plot C-59 Bandra-Kurla Complex
Ph: +91 86574 87784


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