Team -- Key Persons -- Dr Archana Hingorani
||Dr. Archana Hingorani
CEO & Executive Director
Dr. Archana Hingorani, Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director of IIML, has over 29 years experience in the financial services business, teaching and research. Her focus has been on private equity, project finance and financial structuring, with a specialization in infrastructure, manufacturing and real estate projects. She has been with the IL&FS Group for 21 years, and has performed a multitude of roles – starting off as an economist and moving on to project finance, and asset management. Dr. Hingorani has worked on some of the pioneering private finance transactions in India and has participated in negotiating and structuring project contracts, especially in the infrastructure and real estate sector. Dr Hingorani’s focus since 2003 has been on private equity fund management. She is one of the founding members of the IL&FS private equity business and has overseen investments with an aggregate capitalization value in excess of US$ 15 bn.
Dr. Hingorani is a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) with post-graduate qualifications in Management (MBA) as well as a Ph.D. in Corporate Finance from the University of Pittsburgh, USA. She is co-chair on the Investment Commission Board of the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative. She is also a member of
CII National Committee on Infrastructure Finance and is on the Advisory Council of Emerging Markets Private Equity Association (EMPEA).