IIFL Team

Fund Management Team

Balaji Raghavan, Managing Partner | Chief Investment Officer - Real Estate

Balaji Raghavan

Managing Partner | Chief Investment Officer


Balaji Raghavan is Managing Partner | Chief Investment Officer - Real Estate at IIFL Asset Management.

Balaji is responsible to raise, deploy and manage risk in the real estate portfolio, while also formulating the overall investment strategy in the real estate asset class. Since joining IIFL in 2010, he has built up the investment book of more than USD 1 billion with over 70 transactions.

He has more than twenty years of experience in Real Estate Finance, Banking and Financial services industries. Prior to joining the IIFL group, Balaji was heading the mortgage finance business of ICICI Bank Ltd. Balaji successfully managed the portfolio across distribution, risk and relationships domains in the industry. Prior to this, he was involved with corporate banking, retail loans and SME businesses. He has been a key participant at several reputed real estate industry forums.

Balaji holds a post-graduation diploma from T. A. Pai Management Institute, Manipal.