Karan is a business development specialist at Refinitiv, and is responsible for the growth and expansion of Trading business for Refinitiv in North Asia.
The diverse customer base Karan covers includes banks, asset managers, hedge funds, brokers and fintech companies.
Having made his way to the frontline through various functional roles, Karan is able to advise customers on broadly strategic as well as deeply operational business initiatives.
Prior to his current role, Karan was a senior executive at FlexTrade, where he assumed multiple roles to help the company deliver numerous innovation and workflow automation projects for multi-asset trading desks of various financial institutions across the APAC region.
Karan began his career at ICICI Bank. Among various automation projects for the Global Markets Group, in this role he spearheaded the launch of the bank’s first online FX trading platform for corporate and institutional customers.
Karan holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, a Financial Services Certification from Singapore Management University, and a BE from Mumbai University.