At Columbia, Mehul focuses on strategy and finance. During his first year, he organized speaker events for Columbia FinTech and the PE Club. In his second year, Mehul was elected as a member of Columbia’s student government executive board. In this role, he is passionate about advocating for greater diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives within the student body.
Prior to Columbia, Mehul worked in investment banking with Deutsche Bank for the New York, Mumbai, and Hong Kong offices. He covered clients in the financial institutions sector. In the summer of 2020, Mehul interned with Deserve, a Goldman Sachs-backed fintech startup that is promoting financial inclusion in the education sector.
Mehul holds a bachelor’s degree from Shri Ram College of Commerce, India, and a master’s degree in finance from the Indian School of Business. He is also a chartered accountant. In his free time, he enjoys traveling and spending time with friends and family.