ASK Group expands its management team with two senior appointments
Pune (Nov. 10, 2014): ASK Group, a 31 year old investment and wealth management firm announced two senior appointments in their management team; Mr Deepak Rattan as Chief Operating Officer (COO) – Private Wealth Advisory, ASK Wealth Advisors Pvt .Ltd. and Ms Leena Wakankar as Head – Human Resources, ASK Group. ASK Group currently manages 11,500 cr AUM in equities, real estate private equity and wealth management.
“We are happy to welcome both Deepak Rattan and Leena Wakanakar. Their extensive and specialised experience will be invaluable as ASK Group strategise to be one of the largest investment and wealth management firms of the country.” Said Mr. Sunil Rohokale, MD and CEO at ASK Group.
Prior to joining the ASK group, Mr. Rattan was associated in senior leadership roles with Barclays Wealth & Investment Management and was a Board Member at Barclays Securities. He was also associated with ABN AMRO and Tata Finance in the past.
On his appointment, Mr Deepak said, “I am delighted about my new assignment at ASK Wealth Advisors which will help leverage my skill sets. ASK Wealth Advisors has a superior track record in managing wealth for UHNI clients and I will strive to live up to this reputation ’’.
Ms. Leena Wakankar will be responsible for Human Resource management and strategy. Prior to this, she has worked with ICICI Venture Funds Mgmt. Co. Ltd. as Head HR. In the past she was also associated with ICICI Bank , Sony Entertainment & Syntel India Ltd. On her appointment, Ms Wakankar said, “I am glad to be working with ASK Group, considering reputation, sound track record and exceptional work culture. I hope to contribute in making ASK Group a great place to work and grow for all group employees.”