Management Team

  • Sunil Goyal

    Founder, Managing Director

    The founder of Ladderup Group, Sunil is a well-known investment banker with over 20 years of experience. He is a Fellow member of The Institute of Chartered Accounts of India (ICAI) and has served as the Chairman of Western India Regional Council of ICAI.

    Sunil brings with him a deep understanding of the mid market space and has extensive relationships with business promoters, private equity investors, senior banking executives and regulatory agencies. Sunil leads from the front and is a recognized speaker in various conferences and seminars on Private Equity, M&A and Venture Funding.

    From the advisory as well as the implementation standpoint, his technical expertise in deal negotiation, structuring and execution combined with his deep understanding of the domestic and international business environment is pivotal.

  • Deepak Ladha

    Executive Director

    Deepak is a Fellow member of The Institute of Chartered Accounts of India (ICAI). Deepak has over 13 years of experience in the Corporate Finance space and his last assignment was with Lazard India where he worked for over 6 years as Director in the advisory business with a focus on M&As. Prior to Lazard, Ladha worked with HSBC in their corporate finance team for 5 years and with Rabo India for 2 years. He has been involved in various strategic M&A transactions with clients across borders in key sectors viz Pharma & Chemicals, FIG and FMCG.

    Deepak brings with him immense knowledge and strength in M&A on both domestic as well as international space. He has huge relationships with the large industrial houses in India and also brings with him global relationships in M&A front.

  • Mangala Prabhu


    Experienced banking professional with 38 years of experience working at Union Bank of India (Nov 1976 - Apr 2015) across multiple roles spanning corporate credit, foreign exchange, HR and branch banking. Instrumental in formation of business restructuring process of verticalisation of entire credit portfolio of the bank along with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).Led the Large corporate credit portfolio as General Manager in Union Bank of India in Mumbai for 3 years. She has extensive experience in entire value chain of large value credit proposals.

  • Raghu Nagarajan

    Senior Consultant – Debt Syndication

    A Post Graduate in Mathematics and Computer Science, Raghu is an experienced banker with over 25 years of experience. Having worked with State Bank of India and ICICI Bank across Wholesale, International and Retail Banking, he brings rich expertise in credit analysis, cross border transactions and relationship banking. Raghu has handled large portfolios in both Wholesale and Retail Banking areas and has deep understanding of manufacturing, infrastructure, power and trading sectors.