Mr. Jayendra Shah serves as Chairman at Trans-Continental Capital Advisors. Mr. Shah is a senior corporate strategist involved in many transactions in his career of over 30 years. He has strong experience in transaction advisory, negotiations and cross-border transactions. He has been extensively involved in private equity and venture capital transactions in a variety of roles throughout his career. He is extensively involved with companies in real-estate, pharmaceuticals, textiles, media, technology and financial services industries. He has expertise in advising companies of various sizes ranging from start-ups to large corporates. He has also made several angel investments in personal capacity and have achieved successful exits. Jayendra is a Chartered Accountant and also holds a Bachelors in Arts (Economics) from Mumbai University, India. He also serves as an Independent Director at Godavari Biorefineries. He is a graduate in Economics from the Mumbai University and a qualified Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He is an accomplished business consultant, a senior partner at N.A. Shah Associates, and the Founder of Trans-continental Capital Advisors Pvt. Ltd., a boutique investment bank focused on special situations and private equity investments in mid-sized companies in India. With over 33 years of experience his extensive strategic knowledge and operational experience in Strategic and management of family owned professionally managed businesses, active and passive negotiations for domestic/cross border investments and divestitures, family governance, mergers and acquisitions, including corporate restructurings. His extensive knowledge has enabled organizations to achieve their potential. He is also a member of the Board of Directors as well as a part of advisory committees for various companies.