Board of Directors


Jagdish Malkani

Independent Director

Jagdish Malkani is an accomplished finance professional with extensive experience in India and Nigeria spanning over 30 years. He is an active member-broker in the capital market and futures/options segments of India’s National Stock Exchange (NSE), as well as the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).

Mr. Malkani manages portfolios for a select clientele of domestic and NRI high net worth individuals, both directly and through a dealer network. Renowned for Indian equity markets expertise as a fundamental analyst, he makes frequent guest appearances on CNBC, ET Now, Bloomberg UTV and NDTV Profit.

Earlier in his career, Mr. Malkani held the role of Country Manager (India) for TAIB Capital Corporation Limited, a corporate finance, private equity and merchant banking subsidiary of Bahrain-based TAIB Bank. He also spent twelve years in Nigeria moving up the ranks to become the Managing Director at Inlaks Plc, the trading arm of Swiss-based Inlaks Group—one of the largest conglomerates in Nigeria at the time.

Mr. Malkani was a Sloan Fellow at the Stanford Graduate School of Business in California where he earned a Master of Science degree in Management. He also holds an MBA with specialization in Finance from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta. In 2011, Mr. Malkani served as Honorary Secretary of the Rotary Club of Bombay, the oldest, most prestigious Rotary Club in India; today he remains a member.