V JayasankarSenior Executive Director & Head of Equity Capital Markets
Kotak Investment Banking
Jayasankar is Senior Executive Director and Head of Equity Capital Markets at Kotak Investment Banking.
Jayasankar has been with the Kotak Mahindra Group for close to 20 years. Over the last two decades, he has worked in diverse areas within the investment bank encompassing Capital Markets, Private Equity, and M&A. Jayasankar has advised a number of marquee clients such as M&M, Godrej, Tata Steel, HCL Technologies, Hughes Software, iflex and Tech Mahindra to name a few. He has been involved in landmark Disinvestment / PSU deals such as Coal India, NTPC and Oil India and has also advised several marquee private equity and buy-out funds helping them identify and invest in some of India’s leading corporates as well as advising on divestures.
As the Head of Equity Capital Markets, Jayasankar has worked on several pioneering and industry-defining transactions that have helped strengthen Kotak Investment Banking’s leadership position in the industry.
Jayasankar is an Engineer (IIT, Madras) and MBA (IIM, Bangalore) with total work experience of nearly 25 years in financial advisory services.