Prior to joining Newton, Mitesh was CEO at Redington, one of the UK’s fastest growing investment consultancies, for nearly 6 years, having initially joined as Director of Strategy in 2013.
He worked at Henderson Global Investors from 2005 to 2012, where he was Head of Fixed Income and later Director of Business Innovation.
Mitesh started his career as an investment consultant, specialising in fixed income fund manager research at AON and WTW.
He is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries (FIA) having qualified in 2003. Mitesh graduated from the London School of Economics (LSE) in 1999 with a BSc in Actuarial Science. After graduating, Mitesh spent a year in Thane, India studying at Tatvagnan Vidhyapeeth (School of Philosophy).
Mitesh was recognised in HRH The Queen’s New Year’s Honours list in 2022 as a Member of the British Empire (MBE) for his services to leadership in diversity and inclusion. Mitesh was also awarded a place on the Empower 100 top executives role model list in 2023. He is a member of the Diversity Project’s advisory board, a member of the CEO sponsor group for the gender workstream, and an executive sponsor of the Race & Ethnicity workstream.
Outside of work, other than spending time with his wife and 3 teenagers, Mitesh spends much of his free time volunteering with a number of UK and India based charities.