Dato’ Kunal is a Senior Advisor at Hera Capital with more than 22 years of experience in international law, investment banking, asset management and corporate governance within the Asia-Pacific region.
Dato' Kunal first practised as a lawyer in Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, specializing in cross-border M&A, corporate finance, private equity and capital markets transactions. Dato' Kunal left legal practice thereafter to join Merrill Lynch in Singapore as a Director of Investments, where he provided institutional asset and wealth management solutions to large regional corporations, public-sector funds, government-linked companies and family offices, before assuming senior roles within the investment banking and private equity sectors.
Dato’ Kunal is currently the Group Chief Operating Officer at Adapt Ideations, a global B2B and IoT technology company, which specialises in international asset tracking and protection. Dato’ Kunal is also an Independent Non-Executive Director and the Chairman of the Audit Committee at Magnus Energy Group Limited.
Dato’ Kunal graduated with a law degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science and he has a Master’s Degree in Law (Banking & Finance) from King’s College London. He is also a qualified Barrister-at-Law (England & Wales) and has been admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor to the High Court of Malaya.