Pravir Sharma

Pravir Sharma

Director, Diversifying Strategies

Prav is a Director within the Diversifying Strategies team responsible for liquid alternatives and multi-asset research. Prav joined bfinance as an Analyst in 2015, following the completion of his MSc in Investment Management from Cass Business School and an BSc honours degree in Economics from the University of Surrey.


More insights from the team:

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