Pradeep has a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and a Master’s in Management Sciences, from the University of Mumbai. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Financial Services, London.
Pradeep’s career spans thirty years in international banking and five in information technology.
As a Consultant and Specialist Advisor he engages with SMEs and start-ups and advises on corporate strategy, management and business development.
He began his career with Grindlays Bank in 1970, and moved on to senior management positions in Gulf International Bank, American Express Bank, and Grindlays Bank in the US, UK, Italy, Indonesia, the Gulf and India. In addition, he has served as Managing Director and CEO of the Southeast Asia Region of ING Barings and Executive Director with Merrill Lynch International. From 2000 to 2003, he was President of eFunds Corporation, where he was responsible for its international business spread across EMEA, South Asia, Asia Pacific and Latin America.
Having made a smooth transition to the world of information technology, Pradeep uses his vast banking experience in his present role as a consultant and specialist advisor. Since 2005, he has been helping businesses grow across industries spread across financial services, management consulting, metals, IT and education.
Pradeep enjoys theatre, reading, and tennis.