Pardeep Kumar, CFA

Senior Associate
The CEA Group


Pardeep joined CEA Group in 2015 as Senior Associate, working with senior management across M&A, Strategic Corporate Finance, and capital raising transactions.

Pardeep has 10+ years of experience in investment analysis, valuation, buy-side research and fund management. Prior to joining CEA, he worked as Head of Investment Research at a regional investment bank based in Saudi Arabia where he played an instrumental role in setting up the Investment department by developing innovative products in fund management and buy-side research. Pardeep was also appointed investment committee member, and he travelled extensively throughout the Middle East.

Prior to relocating to Saudi Arabia, Pardeep held the position of Chief Investment Officer at a prominent local asset management firm where he successfully withstood the financial crisis. Earlier in his career, he obtained substantial experience in corporate banking advising major clients on their funding needs and then transitioned to the asset management industry.

Pardeep earned a MS Finance degree from Sykes College of Business at The University of Tampa. He holds a Series 79 License and is a CFA charter holder.