Manish founded FA Fin Advisors to service demand for customized research and consulting services across the globe. He is a Chartered Accountant with 15 years of experience in investment banking, investment research, business research & consulting, market & competitive intelligence, M&A advisory, business valuation, assurance and statutory compliances. He has previously worked with top consulting firms including Deloitte Haskins & Sells, Price Waterhouse Coopers and CRISIL – A Standard & Poor’s company.
Manish completed his bachelors from Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University and went on to complete his CA in 2000. He has since then been actively consulting and advising clients on strategy, M&A, research, assurance, fund raising including IPOs, project feasibility, market intelligence, etc. Manish and his team have advised some pre-eminent multi-billion corporations in the digital space, large conglomerates, investment banks, hedge funds, private equity firms, portfolio management entities, fundamental investment groups and other buy-side firms in the US, Europe, GCC, Asia Pacific and India. They have successfully completed over 500+ projects over the last few years, touching almost all continents and serving clients of all scale.
Zyed has over 17 years of Corporate and Investment Banking experience. He was earlier with Samba Capital Investment Banking in Saudi Arabia as Team Leader for over 10 years. At Samba, he led assignments with Citibank where he managed the relationship of SAMIR, the largest oil refinery in Morocco.
He has led a number of high profile investment banking deals in Saudi Arabia and Morocco in sectors covering manufacturing, financial institutions, real estate, healthcare, food processing businesses, etc. Zyed has worked on public offerings including IPOs & Rights Issues of over 15 companies, with a focus on overall advisory services & commercial due diligence. Some of the key deals he helped close include Etihad Etisalat-Mobility IPO, Kayan IPO, Inma Bank IPO, Al Tayyar Travel Group IPO, Dallah Healthcare IPO, Savola Group’s rights issue, Aseer’s Rights Issue, Saudi Printing and Packaging Company’s IPO, SRMG IPO, SIIG Rights Issue, Al Hammadi Company for Development & Investment, Electrical Industries Company IPO, Kingdom Holding IPO, and AIG IPO.
He has years of experience in consulting, advisory, execution and has led assignments end-to-end for clients.
Abubaker MayanjaVice President – Africa
Abubaker has an illustrious career of more than 20 years ranging from teaching and research to financial consulting and investment banking. His teaching and research experience span across the UK and Uganda, and has held several senior and influential positions in various investment banks and investment advisory firms across Uganda, Kenya, Ghana, and the UK
He has an enormous knowledge of the business scenario of the global and African markets and has led highly challenging projects in the domain of cryptos, digital currency, and implementation of blockchain for financial services
Along with many other top positions in several organisations of repute, Abubaker currently holds the post of Executive Director and Member Advisory Board of the Africa Blockchain Alliance
Jyoti Prasad SarmahVice President
Jyoti has more than 8 years of professional experience in financial research, business research and investment banking domain. He has worked and led teams of financial analysts on various assignments including investment banking, equity research, M&A analysis, industry/market research, competitive intelligence and various ad-hoc assignments.
He has a strong exposure to global financial markets, including North America, Middle East and Asia, and has handled various assignments across many industries including shipping,retail, airlines, logistics, manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, travel & tourism, etc.
He has previously worked with CRISIL Global Research & Analytics in India and led a team of analysts to provide business research and investment banking services to clients in the US and the Middles East.
Nitin Sahay Senior Manager
Nitin has more than seven years of experience in financial research and investment banking services. He has worked on various assignments involving building complex financial models and information memorandum on Investment banking, Leveraged Buyout, Merger & Acquisition, Accretion and Dilution Modeling, etc. He has also been directly involved in live M&A deals.
Nitin has sizable exposure to transactions across industries such as real estate, power electronics, education, healthcare, retail, etc.
Swati SharmaSenior Manager
Swati has more than eight years of experience in financial modeling, company valuations the and due diligence assignments across various industries like manufacturing, financial services, food, airlines, hospitality, healthcare industry, etc. On the corporate finance side, she has also assisted in the IPO of several clients specifically in the Middle East.
She leads a team of analysts who works on different buy-side and sell-side transactions. She has previously worked with CRISIL Global Research & Analytics in India