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Vash Patel

Asset Management & Finance

Vash is responsible for managing a global investment portfolio of listed investments across multiple sectors and asset classes such as equities, fixed income, forex and derivatives, with a focus on both capital growth and income generation.

Vash has 22 years investment experience in financial markets, corporate finance and private equity. Vash began working with Vasari in 2008 from Citigroup, where he was a member of the Financial Entrepreneurs Group, working extensively with private equity clients on advisory and financing mandates; including advising on the buyouts of Iris Software & Computer Software Group Ltd, Icopal Group, Edcon Ltd, and the sale of Gardena AG.

Previously, he worked with the Financial Sponsors Group at ABN AMRO in London, during which he advised on the buyout of Ontex and sale of SafetyKleen Europe Ltd. Vash began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant (ACA) and was a member of the Industrial Products Corporate Finance team.

Vash holds a first class degree in mechanical engineering with management from Kings College London.