Chitvan Pande

Work experience

Chitvan joined RNR in 2002 and  is responsible for the advisory arm of  RNR.

Prior to joining RNR, Chitvan spent 5 years (1997-2002) in KPMG and worked in the corporate finance division. She has handled a diverse range of assignments including financial modeling, valuations, capital restructuring, business planning, strategic advisory, structuring and fund raising.

Selected transaction experience:

  • Merger advisory to ALSTOM for consolidation of 9 entities in India
  • Assisted Invensys in acquisition of 51% stake from Crompton Greaves
  • Assisted a consortium in fund raising and business plan preparation for an FM radio business
  • Valuation of ICI’s pharmaceutical business in India for the divestiture to a strategic investor
  • Assisted a pharmaceutical company in determining the value of the semi-synthetic penicillin drug line, to assess the opportunity cost of the proposed closure of the same
  • Detailed study for a consulate on the potential of outward investment from India

Background

Chitvan holds a postgraduate degree in economics from the London School of Economics and bachelors from St Stephen’s college, Delhi