Nikhil Barshikar – Senior Advisor

Nikhil Barshikar – Senior Advisor – Global Strategy


Nikhil is currently an Executive Director with Nomura India.  He leads the internal consulting team that is responsible for global strategic change throughout Nomura.  He has held a variety of roles during his investment-banking career.  Prior to moving to India, he spent most of his time in New York with the erstwhile Lehman Brothers where he successfully managed large operations, technology and project teams. He has worked in and formed key business relationships in all global financial centers.

In addition to his successful investment banking career, he serves on the board of several for profit companies (i.e. Imarticus, Machan and others). His keen interest in nonprofits has led him to serve as a founding board member of BLinC, a nonprofit organization focused on education for the visually impaired.

Mr. Barshikar has a Bachelors of Science (Honors) from Rutgers University and MBA’s from Columbia Business School, London Business School and the University of Hong Kong.