Sanjiv Misra is an Independent Advisor and Chairman of the Asia Pacific Advisory Board for Apollo Global Management. He is Chairman of Clifford Capital Holdings, Clifford Capital Pte Ltd and Bayfront Infrastructure Management Pte Ltd. He is also President of Phoenix Advisers Pte Ltd, a boutique consulting and principal investing firm.
Mr Misra is an Independent and Non Executive Director of Olam International Limited/Olam Group Limited (SGX listed), where he is Chairman of the Capital and Investment Committee; He is also a Non Executive Director of EDBI Pte Ltd (Chairman, Audit Committee), Clix Capital Services Pvt Ltd; Partners Capital Group LLC, and Singapore Symphonia Company Pte Ltd (Member, Investment Committee).
Mr. Misra served as a member of the Boards of OUE Hospitality REIT Management Pte Ltd (“OUE REIT”) and OUE Hospitality Trust Management (“OUE TRUST”) from June 2013 till September 2019, where he was Lead Independent Director and Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee (SGX listed); member of the Board of Directors of Edelweiss Financial Services Ltd (BSE listed), from April 2011 till January 2019; and National University Health System (NUHS), from its inception in 2008 till 2016. He was Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee, and a member of the Board Executive Committee. He was a member of the Board of Trustees of Singapore Management University (SMU) from 2004 to 2016, and a member of the International Advisory Board of the Institute of Societal Leadership at SMU from March 2014 to Sep 2018. He was also a member of the Investment Committee of SMU and the SMU Enterprise Board.
Mr Misra spent his career in Investment Banking at Citigroup and Goldman Sachs. He spent eleven years at Citigroup, from 1997 to 2008; most recently as Head of the Asia Pacific Corporate Bank (APCB) from June 2004 till May 2008. Prior to his appointment to this position, Mr. Misra served as the Chief Executive Officer of Citigroup’s Global Corporate and Investment Banking Group (GCIB) in Singapore and Brunei and Citigroup Country Officer for Singapore; Head of Asia Pacific Investment Banking; and Head of Equity Capital Markets for Asia-Pacific. Prior to joining Salomon Brothers in January 1997, Mr. Misra spent over ten years in Investment Banking at Goldman Sachs & Co, in New York, Hong Kong and Singapore.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and a Master of Management from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, where he was admitted as a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honors Society.
Mr. Misra is a citizen of Singapore.