Prasanna is Director - Finance for Spark Capital that houses institutional equities, investment banking, structured finance advisory and its subsidiaries engaged in asset and wealth management businesses. Apart from his role as head of all things numerical, he also leads the shared services function across all businesses at Spark, with the technology, travel, administration, secretarial, compliance and back office for broking and wealth teams rolling up to him.

Since joining Spark in 2001, Prasanna spent 18 years as an investment banker in multiple sectors including the equity capital market and championing deals in the infrastructure, industrial and logistics verticals, prior to moving into his current role.

He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accounts of India (ICAI) and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce.