A backgrounder

Gamma Advisory Services, based in Mumbai, India was set up in May 2010 and will focus on the domain area of risk management. This practice was started by Mr. Pravin Shirname, after a 15 year long career with HDFC Bank Ltd. a leading bank of Indian origin, and a range of business experience involving finance, insurance, real estate and publishing.

As a part of the core team that started HDFC Bank Ltd. in 1995, Pravin undertook various tasks and roles in the areas of credit risk, market risk, counterparty risk, asset liability management, and risk analytics.

Pravin set up the market risk group at the bank and headed the function as a Senior Vice President.