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Getting to know...Sandeep Banga

Our newest team member, Sandeep Banga, joined the KCP team in November as Investment Manager in our London office, having worked as Head of Corporate Development HomeServe plc for a number of years managing the company’s merger and acquisition strategy.

We can see from Sandeep's LinkedIn profile that he's a proficient corporate financier but we need to dig deeper and find out what makes Sandeep tick! Press play on the video below to see his quick fire round answers!

Quick fire round:

Name? Sandeep Banga

Job title? Investment Manager

Where did you grow up? West London

If you weren't working in PE what would you be doing instead? Culinary school.

What made you want to pursue a career in private equity? To work with ambitious entrepreneurs across different industries and add value to their growth stories.

What do you enjoy most about your role at KCP? The team.

Do you have any advice for people wanting to pursue a similar career path? Focus on the fundamentals of finance first, e.g. financial analysis, accounting, and this will create a good foundation and stepping-stone.

First job? Retail assistant at Next

Best car you’ve owned? Ford Focus 2004 model – a hand me down from my brother and I (sadly) still own it today

Most famous person in your contacts list? Richard Harpin (CEO of HomeServe)

Who is your hero? Virgil Van Dijk

What motivates you? The pursuit of a fulfilling and rewarding life

Toilet paper under or over? Either

City or countryside? Countryside

Passenger or driver? Passenger.

Walk slow or walk fast? Fast.

Most random impulse buy? An ‘eco-friendly’ backpack whilst on holiday in Iceland.

The emoji you use the most? Laughing emoji.

Favourite food? Everything.

Random fact about you? I learnt how to make ice cream during lockdown and so far I have made chocolate, vanilla, pistachio, coffee and Biscoff flavour.

Posted in All , Team on Feb 03, 2022