Speaker Details

Mehul Desai

 Mehul Desai
Job Title
President - Corporate Finance, Infrastructure Banking
YES BANK Limited

Mr. Mehul Desai is currently working as President - Corporate Finance, Infrastructure Banking and has expertise in closing several complex and marquee project finance transactions. He currently is the National Head for Power (including Renewables) business for YES Bank and also Heads Oil & Gas and Telecom business for West and South regions. Key focus areas for him in Power at YES Bank has been Renewables and Transmission segments. Some of the recent marquee transactions he has been associated with are underwriting as lead lender the financing of the Mumbai Generation Transmission and Distribution business, AAA rated Bond refinancing for recently commissioned Transmission Project in J&K, financing on
underwritten basis Integrated Renewable Project with Storage for largest Renewable Player in India and financing of several marquee renewable projects for leading renewable developers across India.

He has more than 15 years of rich experience in dealing with corporates across sectors with strong credit sense. He has expertise in areas of Project / Corporate Finance and has strong structuring skills. He is a Chartered Accountant by qualification. Previous to joining YES Bank, he has also worked with ICICI Bank across different roles of Investment Banking, Relationship catering to projects in Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) and Automotive segment.