Mr.Purker has over 25 years of experience in Global Markets and he has a deep and varied experience in Indian capital markets, across both equity and debt.
He joined ICICI Venture in August 2009 and has been a member of the leadership team at ICICI Venture since then. He has been co-heading the private equity practice of the company and has been serving as an Executive Director on the Board of Directors of ICICI Venture and a member of the Investment Committees of the fund.
Prior to joining ICICI Venture, Mr. Purker was at Nomura India and Lehman Brothers India as the Managing Director & Head, Global Finance for India in the Investment Banking Division. Prior to that he spent over 5 years with ICICI Bank, where his last role was Senior General Manager and Head, Global Principal Investment & Trading Group. He has previously also worked with institutions such as Citibank, Peregrine and BNP.