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Key Personnel

Mr. Rajnish NarulaChief Executive Officer
  • Mr. Rajnish Narula
     (Chief Executive Officer)
  • Qualification:
  • MBA from Iona College, New York
  •  Rich experience with ANZ Grindlays, Standard Chartered, Alliance Capital AM,DBS Cholamandalam AM With Canara Robeco since September 2007
Mr. Robbert C. Vonk Chief Operating Officer (COO)
  • Mr. Robbert C. Vonk
    Chief Operating Officer (COO)
  • Qualification:
  • Gymnasium,Bachelor Economics:Accounting and Finance,Master FinancialEconomics, PRMIAProfessional Risk Manager (PRM)designation
  • Mr. Robbert C. Vonk has worked with Robeco from 2007 till date. He has an extensive experience of 11 years in the financial industry, primarily in risk management. During his tenure at Robeco he acted as Senior Market Risk Manager, Team Lead Client portfolio Risk and Head of Risk Analysis consecutively. He has been responsible for various activities like development of risk policies and risk measurement methodologies for all financial risk types, both for corporate risks as well as client risks. Besides, he has been responsible for the risk review / advice of new investments and new product proposals, implementation of regulation for risk management, risk monitoring and risk control. During this period, Robbert has been a member of the Robeco Risk Management Committee, Robeco Valuation Committee, Robeco Product Approval Committee, Group Risk Management Committee, and Robeco Audit & Risk Committee. He has also been a member of the Investment Committee of the Robeco Pension Fund since until 2016.
Mr. Avnish jainHead - Fixed Income
  • Mr. Avnish jain
     Head - Fixed Income
  • Qualification:
  •  PGDM - IIM C, B.Tech - IIT Kharagpur
  •  Head of Trading with Yes Bank Ltd. (August 2005 to January 2007).
  •  Senior Consultant - Professional Services with Misys Software Solutions (I) Ltd. (January 2007 to October 2008)
  • Head of Fixed Income with Deutsche Asset Management (India) (October 2008 to December 2010)
  •  Senior Fund Manager with ICICI Prudential Asset Management (Company Ltd. (December 2010 to September 2013)
Mr. Krishna SanghaviHead – Equities
  • Mr. Krishna Sanghavi
     Head – Equities
  • Qualification:
  •  B.Com, ICWA, MMS (Finance)
  •  Total experience - 23 years
  •  Head of Equities - Aviva Life Insurance Company Ltd.(16-May-2016 to 25-July-2018)
  •  Senior Fund Manager - Canara Robeco Asset Management Company Ltd.(5-Sep-2012 to 12-May-2016)
  • Head of Equities - Kotak Mahindra Asset Management Company Ltd.(15-Jan-2007 to 3-Aug-2012)
Mr. S. R. RamarajHead – Risk Management
  •  Mr. S. R. Ramaraj
    Head – Risk Management
  • Qualification:
  • M.Sc., CAIIB Grad. CWA.
  •  -23 years: 6 years in investment banking and the last 16 years, with the AMC in debt management and Systems.
Mr. Mohit BhatiaHead - Sales and Marketing
  • Mr. Mohit Bhatia
     Head - Sales and Marketing
  • Qualification:
  •  Masters in Business Administration & BE - Mechanical Engineering
  •  -Vice President & Head of Retail Advisory Team with Franklin Templeton Asset Management India (April 2011 to November 2013)
  •  -Zonal Head Wealth - North India with Axis Bank Ltd. (March 2009 to March 2011)
  •  -Vice President - Private Wealth Management with Anand Rathi Financial Services Ltd. (May 2008 to February 2009)
  •  -Vice President & National Business Head (Banking Channel) with DSP Blackrock Investment Managers (October 2007 to April 2008) 
  • -Vice President & Regional Head - North India with DSP Blackrock Investment Managers (April 2003 to September 2007)
Mr. Ashutosh Vaidya Head – Compliance, Secretarial & Legal
  • Mr. Ashutosh Vaidya
     Head – Compliance, Secretarial & Legal
  • Qualification:
  •  B.Com, ACS
  •  Mr. Ashutosh Vaidya has gathered diverse professional experience of about 17 years in private as well as public sector organisations handling Compliance, Secretarial, Risk Management & Legal functions, though his focus had been Compliance & Secretarial matters in Mutual Fund/AMCs. Before joining Canara Robeco Asset Management Company Limited, he was associated with Srei Mutual Fund Asset Management (P) Ltd as Company Secretary & Compliance Officer