Raju was a Managing Director with Morgan Stanley (MS), New York. In his 18 years at MS, he played several senior roles in risk management, strategy, institutional securities and investment banking. He was responsible for establishing MS’s first businesses in India and pioneered MS’s Offshore Strategy and India-based Global Knowledge Center.
Besides, Raju was also a principal at Phoenix India Acquisition Corporation – A US listed special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) focusing on India-based services “roll up” strategy.
During 2002- 2005, Raju was a member of the Board of Directors of the US India Business Council. A CPA from New York State since 1980 and a Chartered Accountant from India (1979), Raju lives in New York.