Prior to starting Purple Group, Ateet was an associate with the Investment Banking/ Mergers and Acquisitions Department at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, previously known as DSP Merrill Lynch Limited, India’s leading investment bank. During his 6 years tenure, he was involved in raising and executing over USD 16.0 bn through various capital market/M&A deals, with some of the largest deals in Indian history.
He is also currently a board member / honorary board member / advisor / chairperson / mentor to various listed and non listed companies in India and internationally including Universal business School, The Big Umbrella, Dasra, Bombay Chambers of Commerce and Industry. He often also gives guest lectures to various education institution including the prestigious Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research.
He has a Bachelors and Masters in commerce from University of Mumbai and is also a graduate of the prestigious Wharton Business School’s Executive Program on Investment Banking.
Through our consulting services we empower businesses to take the right steps to ensure the growth of their companies. We strive to ensure through our strategic advice that businesses stay on the right track & meet their goals. Our services extensively help to bridge the know-how & implementation gaps businesses may face.
Our investment banking services allow companies to access the tools they need for fundraising as well as the capital itself that they need to efficiently run their businesses. We make sure that no good business or idea is held back simply due to the lack of resources.
Purple Ventures Handpicks projects, which it believes, truly show a scope of growth & through a structured deal, Invests in them meticulously. We believe that a company should never be held back due to a lack of resources and hence, step in as an angel investor to resolve such issues.