Prior to joining Marcellus, Arindam spent nearly a decade in the United States working for Principal Global Investors (PGI). He started as a Quantitative Analyst and then transitioned to fundamental research, serving as the sector analyst for US Industrials and Utilities. Arindam oversaw India public equity investments across the equity strategies and established himself in the firm as an expert in the Indian market. Prior to that, Arindam worked as a Lead Software Engineer for Oracle Corporation’s product development team.
Qualifications: Arindam holds a Bachelor of Technology degree (First Class with Distinction) from NIT Warangal. He received the highest honors in Finance for his MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.
Marcellus’ Global Compounders Portfolio (GCP) strategically invests in 25-30 deeply moated global companies aligned with megatrends, fostering a consistent mid to high teens compounding of free cash flow/earnings. As GCP reaches its first birthday, we reflect on our journey. Despite the brief time span, it’s reassuring to witness the portfolio’s progress aligning with our expectations, […]
The majority of the listed companies in India fail to beat the market cap weighted index. In this newsletter, we discuss why the odds are stacked against an individual investor owning a small set of stocks. Over a longer investment horizon, returns of benchmark indices as well as the net wealth created in stock markets […]
Post-1947, India’s economy has been through four distinct eras. Now, with socialism fading away and with the country increasingly operating as a free market economy, we see five distinct directions in which India’s economy will evolve over the next decade: (1) Profits will polarize in the hands of a few highly efficient companies; (2) Wealth […]