White Oak Capital Management has named Aashish Somaiyaa as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Prior to this appointment, Somaiyaa, was the CEO of Motilal Oswal AMC for seven years. He resigned from his post at Motilal Oswal AMC in July. Earlier, Somaiyaa was associated with ICICI Prudential AMC as the head of the retail business.
“The team at White Oak is of a highly respected pedigree with a strong investment culture and track record. This has enabled us to become a trusted partner for both individuals and institutions in India and worldwide. I am confident of building upon our foundation of the disciplined investment approach to serve and deliver value to our clients and partners.” Stated Somaiyaa.
“We at White Oak are excited to welcome an exceptional leader like Aashish. He has a wealth of experience in building and scaling investment management businesses. Under his leadership we shall build a pioneering organisation centred around our performance-first investment culture,” said Prashant Khemka, Founder of White Oak Capital.
He holds master degree in finance from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies and bachelors in Engineering from Maharashtra Institute of Technology.