Sanjiv Misra

Independent Board Member, Singapore


Sanjiv is an Independent Advisor and Chairman of the Asia Pacific Advisory Board for Apollo Global Management. He is Chairman of Clifford Capital Holdings, Clifford Capital Pte Ltd and Bayfront Infrastructure Management Pte Ltd. He is also President of Phoenix Advisers Pte Ltd, a boutique consulting and principal investing firm.  

Sanjiv is an Independent and Non-Executive Director of Olam International Limited, where he is Chairman of the Capital and Investment Committee. He is also a Non-Executive Director of EDBI Pte Ltd, Clix Capital Services Pvt Ltd; and Singapore Symphonia Company Pte Ltd.  

Sanjiv spent his career in Investment Banking at Citigroup and Goldman Sachs. He spent 11 years at Citigroup, from 1997 to 2008; most recently as Head of the Asia Pacific Corporate Bank (APCB) from June 2004 till May 2008. Prior to his appointment to this position, he served as the Chief Executive Officer of Citigroup’s Global Corporate and Investment Banking Group (GCIB) in Singapore and Brunei and Citigroup Country Officer for Singapore; Head of Asia Pacific Investment Banking; and Head of Equity Capital Markets for Asia-Pacific. Prior to joining Salomon Brothers in January 1997, he spent over 10 years in Investment Banking at Goldman Sachs & Co, in New York, Hong Kong and Singapore.  

He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, and a Master of Management from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, where he was admitted as a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honors Society.