Keshav Rajagopalan is Vice President and Institutional Client Director in PGIM’s Institutional Relationship Group (IRG). In this role, Mr. Rajagopalan focuses on chief investment officer relationships for PGIM’s institutional clients in the United States and Canada. He is also responsible for strategic client initiatives globally.
Prior to joining IRG, Mr. Rajagopalan spent three years in PGIM Investments as co-head of the exchange-traded funds business where he was responsible for the firm’s entrance into the space, launching six actively-managed ETFs that grew to over $750 million in assets under his leadership. He also has spent time in the business strategy group at PGIM, supporting the CEO and the firm’s other senior leaders.
Mr. Rajagopalan joined PGIM from Limestone Capital Advisors, a boutique oil and gas private equity firm focused on outbound investment from Asia into the U.S. energy sector. Prior to that, he was a Senior Associate at the global management consulting firm McKinsey & Company where he worked on strategy for financial services firms.
He received a B.A. and B.S. from The University of Texas at Austin where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa with highest honors and was elected student body president of the 50,000-student campus. He also has an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business.
Mr. Rajagopalan serves as an Officer in the United States Navy Reserve and is a Term Member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
He holds FINRA Series 7, 63, and 65 licenses.