Vice President, San Francisco
Sachin Karamchandani joined the Firm in 2013 with more than a decade of financial industry experience. Sachin works with counties, cities, 501(c)(3) organizations, school districts, higher education, and healthcare issuers. Mr. Karamchandani comes to Prager from Sterne Agee, where he was responsible for the firm’s growth in the Northeast region. Mr. Karamchandani served as financial advisor to number of municipalities in the California and Northeast region of the country, assisting with all issues surrounding debt issuance and restructuring, as well as advising on the day to day financial planning of capital strategies for his clients. Mr. Karamchandani has advised on more than $1.0 billion muni LOC issuance for CalPERS and CalSTRS, the State of California’s largest pension funds. Additionally, he has served as the lead banker or a member of the finance team for transactions aggregating an additional $2.0 billion for issuers such as Hudson County, Monroe County, Orange County, Sonoma County, Santa Clara County, Stanislaus County, Evergreen ESD, Oak Grove SD, Los Gatos Union SD, Napa Valley USD, City of Sunnyvale, City of Fresno and City of Yonkers among others.
Mr. Karamchandani was an associate for KNN Public Finance, a division of Zions First National Bank, and UBS Financial Services Inc and has worked for DHL in Brussels, Belgium, and Infosys Technologies Ltd in Chennai, India. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from the University of Pune in Maharashtra, India, where he was ranked 10th in the Pune University of more than 20,000 students. He then went on to earn his Masters of Business Administration in Finance from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California. Mr. Karamchandani holds the Series 7 and Series 63 securities licenses, in addition to being a CFA charterholder.
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