Individual Members

Aditya Khanna

An investment professional with a rich experience of more than 13 years in portfolio management and investing, Aditya Khanna is the Founder, MD & CEO of ART Special Situations Finance (India) Ltd (“ASSF”). ASSF is a special situations NBFC primarily focused on the acquisition and turnaround of stressed companies in India, with “active” management / control as the cornerstone of its investment strategy. This involves induction of new management, bringing in operational improvements, divestiture / non-continuance of non-core assets, and/or capital re-balancing, ultimately leading to more focused operations and improvement in cash flow generation of portfolio companies.
Previously, Aditya was an Investment Director at an India public-equities fund, Samaira Investment Advisors / Mylen India Growth Fund. From 2006 until 2015, Aditya worked as a Director and Portfolio Manager – Credit in New York at Allen Global Partners, an event-driven global hedge fund with assets under management (AUM) of approx. US$ 1bn and subsidiary of top-ranked U.S. Investment Bank Allen & Company LLC. Prior to joining Allen Gobal Partners in 2006, Aditya was a Technology Analyst at global investment bank Merrill Lynch, United States.
Aditya holds a Bachelors of Science (BSc) in Computer Science from the College of Engineering at Cornell University, NY, United States (2004) and a Chartered Financial Analyst CFA® (2010). Aditya completed the Executive Education Program - Negotiation and Competitive Decision-Making - from Havard Business School, MA, United States (2015) and holds the Professional Certificate in Financial Risk Management from New York University, NY, United States (2005). Aditya is a member of Indian Association of Investment Professionals (IAIP), Entrepreneurs Organization (EO) and Young Presidents Organization NextGeneration (YNG).