Learn about our Team and Culture

We are a team of dedicated professionals, ready to do the right things to help your investments grow.


Founder, CEO and CIO

Mr. Roy has over 30 years of experience in trading Asian Fixed Income, Currency and Credit products . Prior to founding RV Capital he was a Managing Director and Head of Fixed Income-Asia Pacific at Morgan Stanley, responsible for the Fixed Income Division. During the course of his career, he has held various senior positions and managed trading books at Merrill Lynch, Barclays and Bank of America across major locations including New York, Tokyo and Hong Kong. He received an MBA degree from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, India and a Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science & Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, India.


Founder, CFO AND COO

Mr. Mangalgiri has 18 years of experience in fund management, trading, risk management, compliance, IT systems and operations. Prior to founding RV Capital, he has worked in these areas at some of the largest financial firms such as PIMCO, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs. He graduated with a Master of Science degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), a Certificate in Financial Technology from Sloan School of Management and a Bachelor of Technology degree with Honors from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, India.


Deputy CIO

Mr. Mahadevan has almost twenty years’ experience in macro trading, research, and structuring across various geographical locations. Prior to joining RV Capital, he has worked at BNP Paribas, Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan and HSBC advising clients, structuring rates and FX deals and publishing strategy ideas for macro and relative value opportunities. He received an MBA degree from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, India and a Bachelor of Technology in Applied Electronics Engineering from College of Engineering, Trivandrum, India. He is also a CFA charter-holder.


Head of Operations

Ms. Tan has over 20 years of experience in middle office and operations across multiple product classes including credit, rates, FX, equity and commodities. Over the course of her career, she has provided trade support, managed teams and enhanced process efficiencies at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Alphadyne Asset Management and Government of Singapore Investment Corporation. She received her Bachelor of Business in Banking & Finance from Monash University.


Chief Risk Officer

Mr. Viswanadha has over 25 years of experience in various risk management and finance roles at top tier banks like Deutsche Bank, BNP Paribas, Bank of America, DBS Bank and SBI across various jurisdictions, including Chicago, Delhi, Mumbai and Singapore, where he has built considerable experience in the areas of counterparty credit risk, credit derivatives, structuring and project finance. Most recently, he was with Calypso Technology as a product manager leading the development of their middle office risk platform encompassing market risk, counterparty credit risk, XVA and regulatory risk solutions.
Mr. Viswanadha has a Masters in Computational Finance degree from Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University, an MBA degree from Indian Institute of Management at Ahmedabad, India and a Bachelor of Technology degree from Indian Institute of Technology at Kharagpur.


Head of Investor Relations

Mr. Picard has over 30 years of experience in various roles in the asset management industry in Asia as well as in the Asian fixed-income and derivatives markets. Prior to Joining RV Capital, Tom spent seven years as Head of Investor Relations at Saka Capital, a Singapore based investment management company. Prior to Saka Capital, he was Managing Partner at HFG Investments, also a Singapore-based investment management company and joint venture with Hana Daetoo Securities in Seoul, Korea. Between 1989 and 2004 he held a number of positions with Lehman Brothers Asia Ltd, including Head of Asia- Pacific Derivative Sales and Marketing, and Head of Fixed-Income Sales, Non-Japan Asia. In 2000 he was appointed General Manager of Lehman Brothers Singapore and Head of Southeast Asia Capital Markets Sales. After 15 years with Lehman Brothers he left the firm in 2004 to take the role of Head of Asia-Pacific Financial Market Sales for the Royal Bank of Scotland. Tom holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan College of Literature, Science and the Arts, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business.


CIO (India)

Mr. Karmakar has over 26 years of experience in Fixed Income, Credit (Private and Public), Structured Finance and primary Equity. He helped set-up and headed Credit & Rates Trading and Equity investments vertical, as EVP (Global Markets Group) at IndusInd Bank. Previously, he was instrumental in launching Credit Trading business at Morgan Stanley India, which he headed as Executive Director – Fixed Income. He was also a founding member of the team that launched India Structured Finance business on an NBFC platform at DSP Merrill Lynch. Prior to that he worked as Senior Director – Structured/Project/Leveraged Finance at Rabo India Finance.

He has led the origination, structuring and execution of numerous Private/ Structured Credit transactions and investment/ trading in large volumes of primary and secondary bonds/ securities in his previous roles. He was on the Board, Audit and ALM committees at Morgan Stanley India Capital Private Limited. He received his PGDM (MBA) from Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM-C), Kolkata and BE in Electronics Engineering from NIT Bhopal.