Abhishek Loonker, CFA
Abhishek Loonker, CFA, is Director–investments at Ascent Capital, one of the leading private equity firms in India. He has over 16 years of professional experience spanning private equity, corporate strategy, and Treasury.
At Ascent Capital, Abhishek focuses primarily on investments in Consumer, technology and BFSI sectors. He enjoys working with high integrity entrepreneurs. He is currently engaged with young and rapidly growing portfolio companies in these sectors, working closely with entrepreneurs at the strategic and operating level to help companies transition to the next level. Previously, he worked as a project manager at Jain Group. He was named one of the “40 under 40” in the alternative investment industry by the Association of International Wealth Management of India and the Indian Association of Alternative Investment Funds in Jan 2018. Mr. Loonker serves as a director on the board of CFA Society India and is a board observer at BigBasket.com and Laqshya Media. He is a gold medalist MBA from MATS School of Business and a CFA charter holder. He has also completed the executive education program in corporate restructuring and M&A from Harvard Business School.