Fund Managers 2020-22

Asim Mehta


Asim is a commerce graduate from H. R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai University. Having completed both CA and CFA, he was associated with KPMG for 3.5 years and with Edelweiss for 2+ years, as an Investment Associate in their Stressed Asset Fund team. At Credence Capital, he develops derivatives trading strategies, and tracks the Power and Oil & Gas sectors for evaluating investment opportunities. Asim will intern as a Summer Associate with Bain & Company for two months starting April 2021. ​​




Udhav Khanna


Udhav is a Management Studies graduate and he has completed his Bachelors degree in Financial and Investment Analysis from Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, after which he worked for KPMG India in their Investment Banking team for 3 years looking at Private Equity and Strategic Investments across Consumer Goods and Healthcare Sector. He has also completed Level 2 of CFA. At Credence Capital, he primarily conducts fundamental and technical analysis to identify investment opportunities in FMCG and Automotive sectors. Udhav will intern as Summer Associate at Avendus Capital in their Investment Banking Division for two months starting in April 2021.




Shubham Poddar


Shubham is a Management Studies graduate from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai and has completed his CFA Level 1. Before joining IIM Lucknow, he worked with Axis Bank’s Commercial Banking Group as an Analyst for around three years. At Credence Capital, he tracks the Telecom and FMCG sectors for investment opportunities. Shubham loves to play chess, and is also part of IIM Lucknow’s chess team. He will be interning at Flipkart in the Business Development vertical for two months starting April 2021.




Shreya Gupta


Shreya is a Commerce graduate from Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University. Before joining IIM Lucknow, she worked with the Derivatives and Collateral division of Deutsche Bank CIB where she managed the cross-currency collateral across F&O trades of the bank for a year. At Credence Capital, she tracks the Cement and Telecom sector for investment opportunities. Shreya will intern as Summer Associate at Bain & Co. for two months starting April 2021.




Satviek Goel


Satviek is a graduate (Batch of 2020) of Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies, University of Delhi with a Bachelor's degree in Management Studies (Specialization in Finance). Before joining IIM Lucknow, he had interned with Novistra Capital where he worked on investment banking deals in the pharmaceutical and IT/ITeS sectors. At Credence Capital, he tracks the pharmaceutical and the BFSI space for investment opportunities. He is also a part of the institute's quizzing club. Satviek will intern as a Summer Associate at Kearney for two months starting in April 2021.




Saee Mandlekar


Saee is a graduate of BITS Pilani Goa with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering. She worked in the Index Management & Analytics division of Morningstar where she managed the portfolio construction of beta and strategic beta indices for creating ETFs, structured products and benchmarking funds. Currently, she is pursuing MBA from IIM Lucknow and is a part of Credence Capital where she tracks investment opportunities in the Oil & Gas and Cement sectors. Saee will intern at Citibank’s Treasury & Trade Services division for two months starting in April 2021.




Heet Shah


Heet is a graduate of IIT Bombay with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, after which he worked for Axis Bank’s Business Intelligence division for 2 years in the areas of cross-selling, risk management of retail loans and credit cards. He has also completed Level-1 of CFA.

Currently, he is pursuing MBA from IIM Lucknow and is a part of Credence Capital where he primarily conducts fundamental and technical analysis to identify investment opportunities in Automotive and Power sectors.

Heet will intern as Summer Associate at McKinsey & Company for two months starting in April 2021.




Gautam Goyal


Gautam is a graduate of St. Xavier's College, Kolkata with a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce. He has also completed the exams leading up to the CFA and FRM certifications. He worked with J.P.Morgan's investment banking division for a couple of years, in the North American Debt Capital Markets - Leveraged Finance team. At Credence Capital, he develops derivatives trading strategies, and tracks the Banking and Pharmaceutical sectors for investment opportunities, while evaluating trade opportunities based on global macro hypotheses. Gautam will intern with Citi's Markets and Securities Services team for two months starting in April 2021.