Sameer joined Westwicke in January 2017 as a Managing Director in the New York office, leading Westwicke’s capital markets advisory practice.
Sameer has over 20 years’ corporate finance experience, including investment banking, equity capital markets and strategic business development. Prior to joining Westwicke, Sameer was the Head of the Equity Capital Markets group at Sanford Bernstein, with responsibility for investment banking coverage and equity capital markets execution.
Sameer has also held roles as a Director in the Corporate Finance group at Loughlin Meghji + Company (LM+Co). He has also worked as an Executive Director in the Financial Sponsor Group at JP Morgan, with responsibility for coverage for some of JPMorgan’s premier financial sponsor relationships. He previously worked as a Senior Rating Analyst with CRISIL Ltd., the leading credit rating agency in India.
Sameer received his MBA from the Simon Business School, University of Rochester, MMS from the University of Mumbai (India) and BE (Production Engineering) from Shivaji University (India).