Rupin Kumar

is Founding Partner at Equidus Advisory. He is a seasoned international Project Finance and Investment professional with strong experience in a wide range of activities including structuring of key commercial agreements, debt and equity syndication, valuation and execution of big ticket deals in Oil, Gas, Power, LNG terminals and Petrochemicals. . He has served in Financial Advisory and Corporate Development positions at companies like Qatar Petroleum, ONEtoONE Corporate Finance, KPMG, EDF Energy where he worked with PE Funds, Commercial banks, Export Credit Agencies and financial institutions arranging financing and equity for deals and projects. He also served as Advisor to State Finance Policy Committee in the State of Qatar advising on various Sovereign bonds and transactions. He is a British National. He has received his MBA from London Business School and a Bachelor of Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.

Rajesh Mehra

is a Partner at Equidus Advisory. He is a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has experience of over 28 years in professional accounting and tax consultancy with Large Industrial Groups.  His focus areas include financial due diligence, cross border accounting and tax advisory for business transactions including Mergers & Acquisitions and Project Finance. He is well experienced in accounting and business consolidation, efficient tax structure, share capital changes, working capital accounting and inventory management for Sale Purchase Agreements and adjustments.

James Charisiou

is a Director at Equidus Advisory. He is a seasoned international investments and strategy executive, with over 20 years experience in assisting large Companies and Funds address their growth and performance agendas across the European, Asia-Pacific and Middle East regions.  James has deep expertise in restructuring investment portfolios, turning around underperforming businesses, managing global acquisition programs and shaping cross-border market entry strategies. Prior roles of James include Chief Commercial Officer and Board Member of RWE’s MENA energy services business, and a Partner with KPMG’s Corporate Finance and Strategy practices.