Shirish ChandrakarShirish Chandrakar

シリシュ チャンドラカーは現在、日本-インド間において銀行、ファンドやその他各種金融サービス間におけるコンサルティング業務に携わっております。香港では、某ヘッジファンドのディレクターを勤めております。


ITとデリバィブビジネス両面での専門知識をもとに、成長するエクイティ市場のビジネスボリュームをサポートする ITシステムほか、サポートシステム全般の導入を遂行。


バークレイズ・キャピタル証券以前は、シンガポールのExante Pte Ltd (後にSimplex Technologiesに吸収され、現在はSimplex Holdingsとして東証上場)やシティバンク東京支社、ムンバイのTata Consultancy Services(TCS)に勤務。


2004年マッコーリ大学(オーストラリア)、応用ファイナンス修士号 取得
1994年インド工科大学(インド)カンプール校、機械工学科 工学理学士取得Shirish Chandrakar is currently involved in India-Japan cross border consulting for banks, funds and other financial institutions. He also holds the position of Director for a Hedge Fund in Hong Kong..

Prior to this, Shirish Chandrakar was the Head of Japan Equity Derivatives Trading desk in Barclays Capital Japan Ltd. till beginning of 2011. Shirish had worked with Barclays Capital for 11 years from 1999 to beginning of 2011 in various positions in trading and IT. Before becoming the head of the desk, he was responsible for trading the Japan single stock derivatives book and has traded with index derivatives as well. Shirish was responsible for developing and growing the Japan single stock derivatives business from scratch to an established profit making business with leading market share. He helped to grow the Asian equity derivatives franchise working closely with various domestic and global sales team covering hedge funds, wealth managers, security companies & distributors, financial institutions like insurance companies, asset managers and pension funds.

Owing to his long in-depth experience and expertise in both IT and derivatives business, he was a key member in the team redesigning and streamlining the Asian Equity Derivatives work flow and IT systems to be able to handle increase in volumes with the growing business.

Prior to joining the Japan trading desk, as an architect and an IT manager in Barclays Capital Japan Ltd, Shirish has worked closely with traders in equity derivatives, interest rate derivatives and credit derivatives to design and develop pricing, risk management and decision making solutions for front-office traders and workflow solutions for back-office.

Prior to working for Barclays Capital, Shirish has worked for Exante Pte Ltd (later absorbed by Simplex Technologies, now listed in TSE as Simplex Holdings) in Singapore, Citibank in Tokyo and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) in Mumbai.

Shirish graduated with a Bachelors of Technology in Mechanical Engineering in 1994 from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur in India. He also holds Master in Applied Finance from Macquarie University in Sydney.

Shirish has worked individually and in teams of different sizes in a global, cross-cultural, cross-border environment in Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore, Mumbai and London. He has exceptional inter-personal and communication skills which clubbed with his deep and diverse knowledge of capital markets, IT and his vast network of professionals makes him a very valuable member of any venture.