Mr. Jitesh Surendran is a Capital Market Professional with 18 years’ experience in Management and Capital Markets in various countries under various roles starting his early career as a Derivative/CFD Broker in India early 2000 to currently holding the position of Chief Executive Officer of Mercantile Exchange Nepal Limited since August 2008. Prior to coming to Nepal, he was heading an IB from 2003 to 2008. He also got vast Market Development, Consultancy and Research experience in Africa (Mali), South Africa, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Cambodia, Albania, Afghanistan, Myanmar and Madagascar. Currently, he is also serving as the Vice Chairman of South Asian Federation of Exchanges (SAFE) for the term 2017-19. He has done his graduation from Loyola College, Chennai. He holds a Dual Executive MBA, Specialized in International Business Management & International Finance management, IMSR, Mumbai.