Avinash Luthria

Fee-Only (Advice-Only) Financial Planner & SEBI registered Investment Adviser

Avinash Luthria

The only Fee-Only (Advice-Only) RIA in India with such investment work-experience / educational qualifications

Experience

  • Investor with 20 years of experience including 12 years as a Private Equity / Venture Capital investor
    • Previously, a decade as a Partner and one of the five members of the founding team at a top 5-10 independent Indian Private Equity & Venture Capital fund (that fund has Assets Under Management of USD 400+ million ; Rs 2,800+ crore)
  • SEBI registered Investment Adviser (RIA; registration number INA200011125)
  • This registration mandates that RIAs follow a Fee-Only Investment Advisory revenue model and where the RIA is a fiduciary i.e.
    • RIAs should put the client’s interest ahead of his own interests
    • RIAs owes the client reasonable duty of care 
    • The spirit of this regulation is that RIAs should provide the service as a profession and not as a business

Education

  • Two-year, full-time (i.e. the flagship course) MBA from Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB), focusing on Finance & Strategy (2000-2002)
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Science & Engineering) from RV College of Engineering, Bangalore

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