Prior to launching Granite Bay Capital, Charlie spent over 10 years advising the world's largest hedge funds on event-driven and special situations strategy; most recently as Vice-President of Global Special Situations at Religare Capital Markets in Singapore.
In this time he built extensive expertise across a range of strategies including M&A, holding company, restructures, dual-class trades and shareholder activism.
Subsequent to this he acted as an advisor to the Houston Technology Center (HTC) on their open innovation strategy throughout Asia and acted as an advisor to a number of large corporations on technology transformation and adoption across a range of industries including property, financial services, agriculture, FMCG and media.
Charlie's significant experience as an event-driven equities analyst and innovation advisor puts him in a unique position to identify best-in-class disruptors in the public market.
Vishal has a wealth of experience on the buy-side, with over 7 years as a senior portfolio and equity analyst at boutique equities fund River Capital. He developed core sector expertise across telcos, e-commerce, media, SaaS and emerging technology.
Vishal spent 2 years in Singapore where he was Vice President at Equis Funds Group - South East Asia's largest renewable energy developer and investor before their successful asset divesture to Global Infrastructure Partners.
Prior to this, Vishal was based in London where worked at Credit Suisse and J.P. Morgan, before returning to Australia to join National Australia Bank.
Vishal's extensive global experience puts him in a prime position to identify and evaluate opportunities across multiple sectors and geographies.