Grant Thorton India Hires Munesh Khanna As It's Senior Partner
by Irfan Khan
Grant Thorton India has appointed Centrum Capital's Munesh Khanna its new senior partner for it's M&A and PE advisory businesses.
Munesh Khanna joined Centrum Capital as MD, Investment Banking in 2009. Before that, he has held varied top management roles with organizations such as Halcyon Resources & Management, DSP Merrill Lynch, Enam Financial Consultants, NM Rothschild & Sons and Arthur Andersen.
Before joining Centrum, he also formed his own investment banking outfit, Resonus Advisors Pvt Ltd focused on investment banking, M&A, private equity syndication, balance sheet restructuring and advising on India entry strategies to MNCs.
Munesh has done deals like SSIPL, Anagram Stock Broking and an unnamed sugar company during his tenure at Halcyon.
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