Executive Profile

Shiv Karan Singh (Chief Executive Officer)

Shiv Singh is the founder of ICC Advisory. He brings 38 years of work experience in investment banking, management consulting, insurance, telecommunications and IT enabled services. He worked for 16 years in the US with Bank of America/Merrill Lynch and AXA, and in UK with Shell International. He returned to India in 1991 and worked with Citibank and HSBC before setting up his own consultancy firm.


Over the last 20 years he has been a non-executive board member of an Indian investment banking firms specializing in the debt market; country representative for Lincoln Financial Group, US, and Canada Life, Canada, for their insurance business; country representative for Swedish Telecom, Sweden, for their mobile telecommunications business; country head for GTDC, US, and Trinity Horne, UK, for IT product distribution and IT enabled services respectively.


Shiv received his MBA in Finance and Accounting from London Business School, UK; APC in Business Economics from Stern Business School, New York University, US; MSc in Operations Research from Florida Institute of Technology, US and BA in Mathematics Honors from St. Stephen's College, Delhi University, India


Advisors

Paul Baeri, New York US

Paul Baeri was Managing Director of Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. till 2015. Mr. Baeri joined Cantor from Global Hunter Securities, LLC where he served as Co-Head of high yield and distressed sales. He served as a Managing Director and member of the high yield team at Gleacher & Co, in loan sales and distressed trading at JP Morgan Securities, and in fixed income trading for Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. in London. A founding member of the Loan Sales and Trading Association, Mr. Baeri holds a B.S. in Finance and Accounting from Northeastern University.


Prakash Kuruvilla, Singapore

Prakash Kuruvilla is Partner with Bridge Ocean since 2015. Prior to this position he held senior management positions as Managing Director, HSBC Private Banking (Suisse); Manging Director, LTG Bank (Singapore); Head of Private Equity, Oclaner Asset Management; Regional Head, HSBC, South India. A founding member of British Business Group in South India. Prakash holds a MBA from XLRI, India, and a BA in Economics from University of Madras.


Navjeet Singh Sobti, New Delhi, India

Navjeet Singh Sobti is Executive Vice Chairman of the Board of Almondz Global Securities Ltd., a debt market specialist company. He is one of the members of the initial team which promoted the Company and has steered the Company to its present position of strength. He currently heads the Almondz team and his main areas of specialization include investment banking, corporate advisory services and infrastructure project financing. Mr. Sobti is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.