Pradip Kumar

Managing Director Finnacle Vesper, Inc. Toronto, Canada

Mr. Pradip Kumar, a founding director of Vesper TPG Holdings & Projects, a transnational organization with bases in Canada, England, Spain and USA, currently serves as the Managing Director of the joint venture company of Finnacle and Vesper in Canada, Finnacle-Vesper Consulting, Inc. He is responsible for supporting the Indian team in cross-border investment procurement, as well as developing Finnacle’s business in USA and Canada. Mr.. Kumar has over two decades of advisory experience in FDI, cross border transactions and overseas subsidiary formation in the commercial real estate, hospitality and renewable energy sectors. Over the last 5 years, Mr. Kumar has been involved in advising over 5000 MW of solar, wind and bioenergy projects in Spain, Greece, Eastern Europe and Canada, working in partnership with VESTAS Renewables, E.ON Energy, GE Energy, Gamesa, Solar Energy Partners, to name a few. He has also been active in deal structuring, risk analysis and capital structuring for his clients in developing their cross border investment strategies with US EXIM Bank, BDC of Canada, Scotiabank Private Banking, HSBC UK, PWC Barcelona, KPMG and many others. Mr. Kumar has a Graduate Honours Degree from the University of Oxford and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He has also attended post-graduate entrepreneurship program at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School and remained a visiting faculty and consultant to many business schools a, including Harvard Business School, European University, University of Cambridge, LaSalle University Philadelphia and several others.