Vikram Lokur is a Managing Director and Client Relationship Manager in the Global Private Equity segment, focused on working with investors in the Asia Pacific region. Based in Singapore, he focuses on new business development and raising capital for Carlyle’s various investment partnerships, including funds and co-investments. He also serves as the Responsible Manager for Carlyle Australia Equity Management Pty Limited.
Mr. Lokur has over 25 years of experience across private equity, investment banking and private wealth management in a career spanning New York, London, Mumbai, and Singapore. Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Lokur was a Managing Director at MerSan Capital and Resource America in New York. He formerly served as Vice President at Credit Suisse First Boston (New York), prior to which he worked at Morgan Stanley (New York) in Private Wealth Management; and at SBC Warburg Dillon Read (London & New York) and Robert Fleming & Co. (London) in their Corporate Finance Divisions.
Mr. Lokur graduated with First Class Honours in Economics from the University of Buckingham, where he was the recipient of the Sir Ernest Cassel Educational Award. He has also studied Economics at Lehigh University; and at St. Xavier’s College, University of Bombay.