Ritesh is a SEBI officer, who joined NISM as a Member of Faculty, in 2017. Before joining NISM, he has worked with Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) for over eight years. He has worked in the Investment Management Department and the Corporation Finance Department of SEBI. His areas of expertise include Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs), Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs), Public Issues and Capital raising, Initial Listing and Continuous compliances, and Forensic accounting & Fraud detection.
Ritesh has participated in various national and international conferences and seminars organised by various institutions and has also been a speaker in many such conferences and seminars. He has also represented SEBI in various meetings and roundtable discussions at multilateral forums such as IOSCO, G20 GFSG, etc.
His teaching interest lies in varied subjects and areas related to Capital Markets, including Corporate Valuation, Equities, Fixed Income Securities, Alternative Investment Funds, Derivatives and Risk Management, and Portfolio Management. He teaches in various academic programmes and courses conducted by NISM.
Ritesh holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from IIM Lucknow and an M.Sc. in Wealth Management from the Singapore Management University. He is also an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, and has also completed all three levels of the CFA program of the CFA Institute.