Sourabh ChattopadhyayPartner, Wellesley Partners

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Sourabh Chattopadhyay

Partner, Wellesley Partners

Sourabh¬†Chattopadhyay¬†is¬†a¬†Partner¬†with¬†Wellesley¬†Partners¬†and¬†leads¬†the¬†firms‚Äô¬†businesses¬†in¬†India¬†and¬†South¬†East¬†Asia.¬†¬†Wellesley¬†has¬†multiple¬†businesses:¬†¬†the¬†main¬†being¬†senior¬†level¬†executive¬†search¬†for¬†financial¬†services,¬†private¬†equity,¬†and¬†private¬†equity¬†portfolio¬†companies.¬†¬†Along¬†with¬†that,¬†Wellesley¬†has¬†an¬†advisory¬†practice¬†as¬†well¬†and¬†a¬†capital¬†raising¬†business¬†to¬†help¬†set¬†up¬†new¬†alternative¬†investment¬†funds.¬†¬†Prior¬†to¬†joining¬†Wellesley¬†Partners,¬†Sourabh¬†headed¬†Options¬†Group’s¬†executive¬†search¬†and¬†strategic¬†consulting¬†practice¬†in¬†India.¬†Sourabh¬†has¬†also¬†been¬†an¬†entrepreneur¬†and¬†worked¬†in¬†institutions¬†such¬†as¬†Goldman¬†Sachs,¬†Ernst¬†and¬†Young,¬†and¬†Dresdner¬†Kleinwort¬†Wasserstein,¬†all¬†in¬†New¬†York.¬†

Sourabh grew up in the US and moved to India in late 2008.  He lives in Goa with his wife and daughter and their three dogs.  Sourabh is an avid angel investor and an LP in many accelerator funds.  He is also an advisor to several startups.  Sourabh is on the board of Khela Ghar, an NGO based out of Calcutta, and a founding trustee of Daya Foundation.  He is also an Advisor to the Phreegroup, where he advises them on them on teh operations of their neo bank Phree Bank.  He holds a BBA in Economics from Pace University in New York.