Dato' Kunal is a Senior Advisor at Hera Capital. He has over 16 years of experience in law and finance within the South-East Asian region.

As a lawyer, Dato' Kunal specialized in cross-border M&A, funds, private equity and capital markets transactions. Dato' Kunal left legal practice in 2007 to join Merrill Lynch in Singapore as a Director of Investments where he provided institutional asset and wealth management services to large corporations, public-sector funds, government-linked companies and family offices across South-East Asia. He currently serves as a Managing Director at Avista Advisory Group.

Dato' Kunal read law at the London School of Economics and has a Master's Degree in Banking & Finance Law from King's College London. Dato' Kunal is a qualified Barrister-at-Law (England & Wales) and an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya.