About Risk Advisors

Manage Risk to Create Value

Expertise, Analytics, and Technology for Investment Management

We believe investment outcomes and risk management can be dramatically improved by analyzing all the available information, which leads to measurably better decisions. Managing risk and investing is about navigating uncertainty to generate actionable insights. We understand the dynamics of financial markets, the urgency of effectively managing risk, and the opportunities presented by a cohesive approach.

We combine financial markets expertise with data sciences, cloud computing, and statistics to create products and services for the investment industry. We apply data sciences such as artificial intelligence and machine learning so that investment outcomes and risk management can be dramatically improved by analyzing all the available information, which leads to measurably better decisions.

We are a team of investors, risk managers, data scientists, and technologists that work in close collaboration. Our clients include institutional investors, hedge funds, trading desks at banks, financial institutions, and private equity firms.

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Team

Sanjay R. Bharwani

Founder and CEO

Sanjay founded Risk Advisors Inc. to bring together markets professionals, risk management experts, and technologists to serve clients in capital markets. He actively consults with clients on risk management and technology related projects, and advises startup ventures focused on new ideas for the financial services industry. Previously, Sanjay was the Chief Information Officer at M. Safra & Co., a multi-strategy hedge fund focused on global macro and systematic trading strategies. Earlier in his career he focused on emerging markets debt at EXIS Consulting, a boutique capital markets advisory firm, and derivative valuations at Reval, a risk solutions provider. Sanjay received his MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and a Bachelors of Commerce from the University of Mumbai.

Tarun Sharma

Head India Innovation Lab

Tarun leads the India Innovation Lab at Risk Advisors Inc. in Mumbai and focuses on developing quantitative analysis, text mining, and data visualization solutions for clients and in-house use. Previously, he founded an algorithmic trading and financial analytics entrepreneurial venture, developing mutual fund analysis and quantitative research tools for investment management and brokerage firms. He started his career with Fractal Analytics where he advised Fortune 500 CPG, Retail and Technology companies on marketing optimization, price elasticity modeling, and customer segmentation. Tarun holds a Bachelors in Computer science engineering from the University of Delhi, is a certified Financial Risk Manager from GARP, and is a CFA Charterholder.