Director, Pivot Cyprus
Viraj’s rich work experience of 29 years included at 3 of the top 5 Global Custodians for over 12 years as Country Head of Securities Services with Citi Bank (India and Switzerland), JP Morgan Chase and BNP Paribas (also on the ASPAC Management Board of BNP Paribas Securities Services). He has in-depth and diverse exposure to emerging and advanced capital markets. Viraj is the only Indian to be recognized for leadership in India, by Global Custodian in 2013, through APAC industry nomination. In May 2019, Viraj Kulkarni was recognized by Global Custodian, as amongst the Global 30 Securities Services Experts.
Viraj is a Director of PIVOT Management Consulting (OPC) Pvt. Ltd. India as well as an independent Director in a leading Indian Corporate. He is also the CEO of TASSAG, UK. Viraj has been on Industry committees in India and Switzerland. He has been regularly featured in the electronic media on Cyprus related initiatives as well as participated as speaker at the Funds Summit in Cyprus and in India. He is recognized for thought leadership and writes on Ease of doing business.