As the CIO, he will be responsible for overseeing the entire investment function.
In his earlier role, he has worked with Invesco Asset Management (India) Private Limited as Fund Manager – Equity where he has been successfully managing various equity mutual fund schemes. He has also worked as an Equity Research Analyst with DBS Cholamandalam AMC, K.R. Choksey Shares & Securities Private Ltd and First Global Stockbroking Pvt Ltd.
Vinay Paharia holds a B. Com degree from Narsee Monjee College and an M.M.S. degree from Welingkar Institute of Management, Mumbai.
Vinay Paharia, CIO, Union AMC said, “I am thankful to Union Mutual Fund for giving me the opportunity to lead the investment platform of a strong and well established Mutual Fund brand. Mutual funds have emerged as an excellent saving tool for investors, having increased its share in the overall savings pool by riding the trend of financialization of savings in India. They represent a transparent and efficient way of participating in India's growth story, for both retail and institutional investors.
I intend to strengthen the investment process at the fund house, to deliver sustainable and consistent investment outcomes for our family of investors, while remaining true to mandate.”
Union AMC is a 100% subsidiary of Union Bank of India. As on 31st March 2018, Union Mutual Fund has 9 open-ended schemes and 3 close-ended schemes in the Equity, Debt and Hybrid categories with a total Average Assets Under Management of Rs. 4,305 crore.