Mr. Gajendra Kothari, CFA, CAIA, ICFA is Managing Director & CEO of Etica Wealth Management Pvt Ltd. Prior to this; he was Vice-President and Head – Products for the Portfolio Management Division at UTI Mutual Fund. He was also Business Development Head for the UK and European Markets for UTI International Ltd in London for a span of 3 years. Mr Kothari is a CFA Charterholder and has successfully completed CAIA and International Certificate in Financial Advice (ICFA) from UK London. He has also done MBA from International Management Institute, New Delhi. He has more than 11 years of experience encompassing both Indian and overseas capital markets.
Mr. Kothari has conducted more than 200 training sessions in the areas of Personal finance, Mutual Funds, Insurance etc at SEBI Regional seminars, BSE, Inter-Connected Stock Exchange, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), and at various B-schools, colleges and corporate houses in the country. His passion is to create financial awareness and empowerment amongst the youth of India. He has so far empowered more than 5,500 participants in the last 4 years.
Mr Kothari has been interviewed and quoted by both international and domestic print media including Financial Times UK, The Economic Times, Times of India, Business Standard, Live Mint and has made live appearances on premier business channels in India like CNBC TV18, ET NOW, ZEE Business, Doordarshan, Bloomberg TV, Headlines Today & CNBC Awaaz. Mr Kothari has also been featured in the e-book “Top 10 Financial Planners in India” by jagoadvisor.com. He has also been felicitated the Wealthforum Rising Star Award 2013.