Mr. A. Balasubramanian is the Chief Executive Officer for Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC Limited and has been with the organization since 1994.
He brings with him over 26 years of experience in the Mutual Fund industry as Portfolio Manager both in Fixed Income and Equity. Prior to assuming the role of the CEO in 2009, Bala served as Chief Investment Officer from 2006-2009.
As CEO, Bala currently oversees more than US$ 36.95 bn (as of May 2018) Assets Under Management at Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC which is the third largest Asset Manager in India. He also oversees global mandates through its subsidiary company in Singapore and Dubai, having assets of more than USD 2.01 billion (as of May 2018), apart from overseeing Alternate Investment Funds, Real Estate and PMS.
A very active contributor towards taking Indian Mutual Fund industry on a high growth path, Bala is closely associated with key Industry Bodies.
Currently, he is on the Board of Governors of SEBI established National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM). Apart from this prestigious role, he is also the Chairman of the AMFI (Association of Mutual Funds of India) Board and Director, AMFI. He spearheaded the Mutual Fund Sahi Hai campaign for AMFI. He is also a member of FICCI and CII Capital Market Committee. He was a member of the SEBI Advisory Committee on Mutual Funds set up by the Indian Regulator, SEBI (Securities and Exchange Board of India) from 2011-2017.
He is an AMP, IIM Bangalore and DFM in addition to BSc. in Mathematics. He has an MBA from GlobalNxt University, Malaysia. He is also a Harvard Alumni through the Advanced Management Programme.