IIFL Team

Leadership Team

Aakash Desai, Head - Private Credit

Aakash Desai

Head - Private Credit


Mr. Aakash Desai is Head, Private Credit at IIFL Asset Management (IIFL AMC).

He has a rich experience of about two decades of diverse experience in Institutional Financial services and specializes in the areas of Corporate and Structured Finance, Syndication & Capital Markets and Treasury - Resource Raising across key global financial markets.

Prior to IIFL AMC, he was associated with Clix Capital (formerly GE Capital) in the capacity of Head - Corporate and Structured Finance business. Prior to Clix, Aakash has been part of Standard Chartered Bank, ICICI Bank India and UK in various leadership roles.

He is an alumnus of Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.