Vikram Murarka - Founder and Chief Currency Strategist
Vikram has been forecasting, trading and hedging currencies since 1991. Beginning his career as a currency trader in Essar Group, he was managing an FX exposure of $1.2 bln. Later, he founded Kshitij Consultancy Services in 1996, which is now a leading forex risk management advisory firm in India.His series named ‘Color of Money’, based on forex risk management issues, has appeared in industry journals such as Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities (USA), the Euromoney Foreign Exchange Handbook (UK), Global Treasury News (UK), The Outlook Magazine (India) and in financial newspapers such as the Hindu Business Line in India.
He has been a guest speaker at a number of forex conferences in Singapore such as the FX Week Asia Forex Congress (2008), Euromoney Forex Forum (2009) and FOW Derivatives World Asia (2010), Forex China, Beijing (2011) and Traders Carnival, Bangkok (2016). He also provides his views on Dollar Rupee at ET Now. His views were recently covered by Bloomberg.com.In India, he has conducted training programs for Clearing Corporation of India Ltd (CCIL) and National Stock Exchange (NSE) on invite. Vikram believes in the infinite power of sustained discipline in personal and work life.
Chief Research Analyst
Keenly track movements and developments in both the domestic and global markets and critically observes major currencies like the US dollar and Euro and commodities like gold and oil.
C S Vijayalakshmi Analyst
Involved in qualitative and quantitative research and analysis at Kshitij.
Handles all administrative activities, logistics, database management, website and troubleshooting since 20 years.
Responsible for data collection, payments, accounts, compliance and record-keeping.
Accounts & Admin
Looks after administration, payments, accounts and compliance activities for Kshitij for the past 15 years.