Rishabh “Rish” Bhandari joined Capstone in November 2016 as a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager to lead the Solutions desk and oversee the Solutions trading team. Mr. Bhandari has extensive and relevant experience actively trading, pricing, and risk managing the instruments which are a cornerstone to trading Capstone’s Solutions mandates. Mr. Bhandari joins Capstone most recently from Nomura, where he was hired to serve as a Managing Director on the Equity Derivatives desk. Prior to that, Mr. Bhandari spent eight years at Credit Suisse, from 2008 to 2016, where he had one of the fastest rises to Managing Director to become Head of the Equity Structured Products Trading desk. Earlier in his career, Mr. Bhandari was on the Equity Structured Products Trading Desk at Lehman Brothers and then Barclays Capital.
Mr. Bhandari holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics from Mumbai University, and a Master of Science in Financial Engineering from Columbia University.