Balaji Raghavan
CIO - Real Estate
Balaji has more than twenty years of experience in industries such as Real Estate Finance, Banking, and Financial Services.

In his current role, Balaji raises, deploys, and manages risk in the real estate portfolio. He also formulates the overall investment strategy in the real estate asset class. Since joining IIFL in 2010, he built the investment book of more than $1 billion with over 70 transactions.

Prior to IIFL, Balaji head the mortgage finance business of ICICI Bank Ltd. Balaji successfully managed the portfolio across distribution, risk, and relationship domains in the industry. He was also involved with corporate banking, retail loans, and SME businesses. He has been a key participant in several reputed real estate industry forums.

Balaji holds a postgraduation diploma from T. A. Pai Management Institute, Manipal.