Murtaza Merchant – is a Partner and Head of Fund Optimisation. He joined MV Credit in 2006 as a member of the Fund Optimisation Team. Prior to MV Credit, Murtaza was an Investment Manager at Industrial and Financial Investment Company (IFIC) in Kuwait where he worked in the International Investment Department (Private Equity and Direct Investments). Prior to IFIC, he worked as a Senior Auditor in external audit, for BDO (Kuwait). Murtaza holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (with Distinction) from University of Pune in India and passed the Intermediate level at Institute of Chartered Accountants in India.