Rajeshwari Chakravarty

Galileo Global Advisors, Vice President
Alumni
MS in Financial Engineering

Rajeshwari became part of Galileo Global Advisors in 2008.  She focuses on Galileo’s strategic advisory and transaction business globally, with special interest in the consumer sector. Her responsibilities span from deal execution and client relationship management to origination. Over the last four years, she has been actively involved in advising large conglomerates of the likes of the Tata Group, Godrej and GDF Suez. 

Prior to that, she worked as an Associate in the Global Structured Products division at Bank of America.  One of her most challenging projects at Bank of America was to assist in setting up an offshore team in Hyderabad, India, where she contributed in recruitment drives, capital markets training programs and developed communication strategies to overcome barriers of time zone and culture.  For her outstanding performance and leadership during her two year tenure at Bank of America, Rajeshwari was one of the few select employees to attend the Recognition Retreat program at Disney Institute in Orlando, Florida.

Rajeshwari holds a BE degree in Electronics Engineering from Mumbai University and an MS degree in Financial Engineering from Columbia University.  While at Columbia University, she researched on quantitative aspects of Collateralized Debt Obligations and investigated the impact of volatility skew on equity option index markets.   

Rajeshwari is an instructor and dance company member of Bollywood Funk NYC, a leading fusion dance institute in New York. She is a U.S. FINRA Registered Representative with a Series 62 and FINRA Series 79 license.


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