Siddarth Razdan is a first attempt qualified Chartered Accountant and did his mandatory professional training with a Big 4 firm and a SKP a leading home grown firm in India today where he gained valuable experience in corporate tax.
Post qualification he joined a Big 4 firm in their corporate tax advisory department and handled several leading Mncs as clients including Citibank ADCB etc.
The formation of Sebi in 1992 led him to the lure of capital markets and he joined a boutique investment bank in 1993 where he successfully handled 4 IPos.
He set up his own audit and a advisory firm with a couple of friends and handled over 25 fund raising assignments from 1994 to 2001 aggregating over $ 100 million.The firm offered comprehensive corporate advisory services including both Debt and Equity. Client serviced included Nagarjuna Construction Haldia Petrochem Satyam Computers Shriram Group Chennai Multiarc India Ltd to name a few.
In 2002 he moved to middle East as Cfo for Euro Rscg part of Havas a Fortune 500 company and 5th largest advertising and public relations group.
In Mid 2004 he joined Karvy a leading financial services group as their Head for GCC till mid 2010.
Post his Karvy stint he has been involved in fund raising and advisory assignments including restructuring in many geographies in UK USA India and Middle East.
He joined hands with Mr K . K Rathi in early 2015 to set up Firstbridge Capital. He presently looks after fund raising for Firstbridge Capital as well as all strategic initiatives