Sunil Shah was born in Kenya and attended the London School of Economics for University. He trained as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG before joining Schroder Asset Management in London. He was initially an analyst on the US Desk, later promoted to fund manager on the Emerging Markets Desk to optimise on his multi-cultural background (fluent speaker of Gujarati French and Swahili).
He moved to Cape Town and joined Coronation Fund Managers in 1998. He was the mid/small cap fund manager of their fund, and had the best one, three and five year record in his sector at the end of 2002.
He left Coronation in 2005 when he was their Strategist, to pursue his passsion of writing.
The timing of this novel could not be more opportune, as the world reappraises whether the capitalism we practice today, replete with cronyism and a corporate casino mentality, does indeed have a future.
Sunil has self-published his novel in South Africa and would be delighted to hear from any international literary agents or publishers.
Sunil is still passionate about stockmarkets, invests in US shares, and is a premium writer for seekingalpha.com, the leading financial news website in the US.
In May 2012, he was the “Spotlight of the Month” in Economia, the official magazine for the ICAEW, the Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales: