Nayan is a financial expert in the field of equity derivatives and private equity investments in particular. He is also a Director of Praefinium Partners Ltd.; an Asset Management Firm authorized and regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) in the United Kingdom.
Nayan began his career at Gammon India Ltd., a leading construction firm, where he was involved in financial project appraisal of infrastructure projects. In India, he was involved in numerous private equity projects where his roles ranged from deal sourcing and deal financing to conducting in-depth due diligences. Thereafter, he moved on to UBS AG in the Equity Research department where he gained experience in the chemical sector as a company research analyst. Prior to his career at Praefinium, he was in the Derivative Sales division at UBS AG covering institutional clients. Nayan has since then been a driving force in the conceptualisation and incorporation of Praefinium.
Nayan holds a Masters Degree in Organization Studies from Warwick Business School, UK and graduated with a BSc (Hons) Degree in Management Sciences from the University of Warwick.