Sharad Vohra is a member of the Investment Management Team and works across all aspects of the investment strategy, and focuses on the underlying credit risk assessment and structuring solutions. Mr Vohra joined Astra in 2017 from Goldman Sachs in London, where he previously ran the EMEA CLO Trading platform. Sharad joined Goldman Sachs in New York in 2002 and spent 14 years in their structured credit division. Moving to London in 2005, to set-up the European CLO new issue business, which was consistently the Top 3 CLO arranger in Europe. In addition, Sharad has extensive experience in broader credit products including structured funding and illiquid asset financing.
Sharad has BSc in Applied Mathematics-Economics (Magna Cum Laude) from Brown University. Prior to transferring to Brown University, Sharad was pursuing an undergraduate degree in Economics at St. Stephens College, Delhi. Sharad is also a CFA charter holder.