Himanshu Kohli

Founder Partner

Client Associates


Himanshu is the co-founder of Client Associates. He has over 2 decades of experience in the areas of Investment Banking & Private Banking. Prior to setting up CA he worked with Deutsche Bank Private Banking, DSP Merrill Lynch and London Forfaiting Group. Himanshu has the distinction of pioneering the concept of Family Office in India. Over the years, he has built one of the finest teams of private bankers who work with some of the most distinguished families of India. He has built expertise in providing complex wealth management solutions to address the needs of Family Business Owners & Entrepreneurs in India. He authors the monthly chronicle of Client Associates – CA Monthly – that has a large following in the industry. He also pioneered the concept of Portfolio Reallocation, a Risk Management technique, in the Indian Market. Himanshu received the Outstanding Young Private Banker 2010 Award as part of the Private Banker International’s Global Wealth Awards by PBI-VRL. He was recognised as The Most Prominent Asian Leader by Citywealth, UK in 2009. Himanshu has been invited several times to contribute to columns and discussions on the subject of Financial Planning and Wealth Management by both the print & electronic media. Besides, he is frequently quoted by major national news media because of his expertise in this domain. He is a member of Rotary Club of Delhi South-end as well as CEO Clubs India.

Himanshu is passionate about sports and actively pursues cricket & golf. He is closely associated with various CSR initiatives for Client Associates. He is on the Board of Royal Alliance India. Besides this, he is also on the Governing Board of Vidya School, promoted by Vidya Comfort Academy for underprivileged children. His wife, Parul, shares his interest in philanthropy and works for Pragati, a voluntary organization for underprivileged children.

Himanshu is an alumnus of Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) from where he did his B.Com (Hons). He received his Master’s degree in Finance & Control (MFC) from the University of Delhi. In 2008 he was honored with the Distinguished Alumnus Award from the Department of Financial Studies, New Delhi.

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Indian Private Wealth Leader Himanshu Kohli on his Expansionary Vision for Client Associates The last time we ‘met’ with Himanshu Kohli, the founder of a leading Indian wealth management firm, Client Associates, was back in the dark and very uncertain days of the 2020 lockdowns. We met him again recently, by Zoom call, but this time there was a greater sense of optimism about the course of....

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Setting the Scene: India’s Wealth Management Market in a Time of Rapid Evolution A panel of five eminent market practitioners from leading Indian wealth management firms offered their overview of the evolution of the Indian wealth management market, ranging over topics such as the current and future generations of clients, the value proposition, developing a larger portion of re....