Sourabh ChattopadhyayPartner, Wellesley Partners

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.