Pramo Selvaratnam is President and head of Business Development and Strategic Alliances at ABCL. His primary responsibility is to lead key strategic initiatives across the ABCL platform, including driving key cross - business initiatives, evaluating M&A / inorganic growth opportunities, leading strategic fundraising activities and investor dialogue and identifying new growth opportunities for the company. He joined ABCL in February 2017 after joining the Aditya Birla Group in early 2016 as Principal EA to the Chairman.
Pramo began his career at PwC in the United States working with financial services clients and utility and power clients. Pramo was also an investment banker at Goldman Sachs for 11 years a decade, joining the bank in New York before moving to its Mumbai office in mid-2008. His wide-ranging experience includes mergers and acquisitions, LBOs, project and corporate financing, equity and structured financing across a breadth of sectors, including the energy and power, infrastructure and metals sectors, heading sector coverage for Goldman in India. At ABCL, Pramo led the strategic fundraise with Premji Investment in June 2017.
Pramo has an MBA from Harvard Business School and BA from Franklin and Marshall College, PA majoring in Economics and also Business (Accounting). He is also qualified as a Certified Public Accountant and was a member of the PICPA.