Guneet Banga

Guneet is a Hong Kong based family office director and investor with over 18 years of experience across a broad range of financial services roles, including venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity.

Alongside his current role at Aera, Guneet is an executive director at the Caravel Group Limited, a diversified global conglomerate that provides maritime services, the trading and logistics of dry bulk raw materials, and investment management services.

Guneet heads the Impact, ESG, and Sustainability investments for the group, including investments into private companies, public equity, and credit markets. He has facilitated more than $50 million in global venture deals within the space and is also an active member of leading global sustainability organizations including the Global Impact Investing Network, ImPact, and the Sustainable Finance Initiative, among others.

Prior to joining Caravel, Guneet was Vice President of Citi’s Capital Markets Origination division in Hong Kong. He spent over 8 years working in the Asian capital markets and was involved in several landmark transactions, helping raise over $50 billion for clients in the region.

Guneet also serves on the board of the Zubin Foundation, a think tank committed to improving the lives of ethnic minorities in Hong Kong by alleviating poverty and enhancing social inclusion.