Anshu Dorairaj is a senior business development specialist in the Financial Services industry, with over 11 years of management experience in diverse areas of finance, insurance, asset management, business strategy, mergers and acquisition, investment banking, equity sales and channel marketing.
Prior to joining Threshold as an Engagement Partner, Ms. Dorairaj worked with Kotak Mahindra Group (KMG), a leading financial services firm in India, with global alliances with Goldman Sachs, Ford Credit and Old Mutual. As part of their corporate office, she was responsible for developing KMG’s life insurance business, including business strategy, business plans, product design, market strategy, distribution strategy, licensing issues, and establishing joint partner arrangements with Old Mutual.
Previously, Ms Dorairaj helped establish KMG’s asset management company, and designed the first private sector Gilt fund in India open to retail investors, which today is one of the top 10 players in the Indian market. As a member of the institutional equity sales desk for Kotak Securities, she was responsible for all primary placements to domestic and international investors, and led KMG’s expansion into Northern India territory and the formation of the corporate finance and investment banking functions.
Ms. Dorairaj has an economics background with a Masters in Finance and Control, University of Delhi.