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Arun Mehra
Investment Director

VEC Investments’ team is headed by
Arun Mehra, who was responsible for
establishing and building Fidelity’s
business in India over the last 6 years.
Arun Mehra, as Head of Investment Strategy & Portfolio Manager was involved in setting up all of Fidelity International’s India Investment Operation from 2003 -2006 including setting up the India based equity research group, the investment process for top 500 stocks, launching the International and Domestic India Funds and managed $4bn in Indian equities. These were the first Fidelity funds launched for India both onshore and offshore. He also managed the investment operation during this period.

The total amount of assets raised from the Domestic and International funds was close to $3bn with $500mn from domestic investors and $2bn from international investors. The India Focus Fund is one of the 4 largest funds worldwide investing in India.

Post that, he moved to London to manage the India dedicated funds. From the London office, Mr. Arun Mehra was responsible for managing Fidelity’s offshore Indian equity portfolios, including the Fidelity Funds (FF) India Focus Fund as Portfolio Manager. He also managed an institutional account for Norges and smaller India funds from Korea and Australia.

Prior to becoming a Portfolio Manager, Mr. Arun Mehra worked across global offices and was a Sector Leader from 2002 to 2003 and managed a European Telecom and Utilities fund as well as being a Research Analyst at Fidelity’s London office between 2000 and 2002 and an Investment Analyst at the Hong Kong office between 1997 and 2000..

Mr. Arun Mehra also worked as a Summer Intern at Capital Research in Los Angeles in 1996 covering USA equities.

Mr. Arun Mehra was an Engineer at Motorola between 1992 and 1995 in Phoenix, Arizona and Austin, Texas and was in marketing at CMC in India between 1988 and 1989. Mr. Arun Mehra received an MBA from the University of Chicago, and M.Sc. from the University of Arizona and a Bachelors of Engineering from the University of Delhi.