TEAM

Under FINRA regulations, all licensed investment bankers have to conduct securities business through  FINRA registered Broker/Dealers. 
Ananta Advisors is registered with and clears all securities thru the Broker/Dealer ,GT Securities.
Besides providing FINRA compliance, GTS provides Ananta access to multiple other investment bankers operating thru them.
For clients, this gives them a much broader access to experienced bankers each with their own expertise and access to range of investors with whom they have relationships. This is like a force multiplier which gives us power like a large bank but without the Bureaucracy and high costs.
While capital is an essential element it is not the only ingredient of success. Hence, Ananta also has a team of partners that provide knowledge and expertise on critical pieces of the clients’ needs.
Ananta offers a robust offering which is  cost effective, entrepreneurial and with total focus on clients success.

Prad Sabharwal

Founder and CEO

Prad has been involved with ventures in health and tourism for15 years, as Chairman of Vizag Beach Resorts (India) and boardmember of Latitud Sur (Uruguay). He spent twenty years in
Citibank founding retail businesses in EMEA and US..Currently Prad is an investment Banker with Series 7 and 63 licenses. His focus is cross border advisory, Mergers and Acquisitions and Raising capital for companies globally.

Brian Ramphal

Advisor Technology

Mr. Brian Ramphal is a California based Technology Entrepreneur with 30+ years’ experience in Enterprise Software Development and Business Strategy. Mr. Brian Ramphal, Co-Founded Global Parameters, Inc. – a software development company focused on development leading edge software products for Automotive OEMs, Dealer Groups and Independent Dealers. Mr. Brian Ramphal served on the San Diego State University Entrepreneur Management Center’s and Cornell University Advisory Boards. Mr. Brian Ramphal holds a M.B.A. from Barry University.

Jose Luis Garcia Cortell

Global Real estate and Value Investing

Jose Luis has been a banker with many years with Citibank in multiple countries. He parlayed his international finance
experience by investing in undervalued listed companies from Indonesia to Argentina, especially during times of external stress resulting in high returns.
He has leveraged that approach of strong financial analysis together with gut feel and a measured upside/downside risk metrics to build cross national real estate assets.
He has a no nonsense approach to deals and transactions , cutting thru noise to get to the underlying signal.

Murugan Sankaran

Advisor Joint Ventures and Project Finance

Over 30 years of experience in financial services sector, which includes 22 years in the banking industry &n 8 years in Investment Banking Specialised in Industrial projects Development life cycle (Project identification, project Feasibility study, viability analysis) in GCC and MENA. Successfully raised several billion dollars for clients.Specialized in project structuring for Boot & PPP models across sectors covering MENA & India.
• Instrumental in getting the first PPP project from Dubai Government
• Capabilities and skillsets includes Debt syndication, M&A advisory, private equity fundraising and project advisory