Vivek is a Senior Partner and Global co-leader of McKinsey’s Private Equity & Principal Investors Practice. Vivek serves the world’s leading investors and shareholders on investment strategy, origination, transformations, and exits.
Vivek works with leading family-owned businesses, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, social impact funds, and private equity funds. He also works with a wide range of leading Telecom,
Media and Technology companies. Vivek joined McKinsey in New York and has worked across offices in North America, Europe, Japan and India.
Vivek has published several reports including Catalysing the Growth of the Impact Economy (2019), Indian Private Equity: Coming of Age (2018), The continued rise of Korean Private Equity (2018), Social Impact Investing – Has the Time Come (2017), Global Private Equity Markets Review – Defying Expectations (2017), Private Equity and India’s Economic Development (2016), Indian Private Equity – Route to resurgence (2015), the Family-Business Factor in emerging markets, among several others. He is also a contributing co-author to “Reimagining India” (Simon & Schuster, 2013), “Granularity of Growth: Asia” (Marshall Cavendish, 2008).
Vivek serves as a Trustee of the Aspen Institute India, an Advisor to Social Finance India (Social Impact Bonds) and serves on a variety of non-profit education and healthcare boards. He holds degrees from Stanford University and the University of California. He currently resides in Mumbai with his family.