Manisha Deva is a Partner, Asia Pacific, with Kingsley Gate Partners. She most recently served as a Partner – Key Accounts and Financial Services, Asia, with one of the largest retained executive search firms in the world. With a successful career in talent management, spanning two decades, Manisha has shared her professional recruitment counsel with boards of directors and chief executives of some of the most prominent corporations in the world; hence, completing searches for CEOs, CFOs, CTOs, COOs, CDOs and other senior management positions in Asian growth markets, including India.
Specializing in cross-border assignments, Manisha has also managed strategic search initiatives on behalf of private equity and hedge funds, private banking, wealth management, and asset management institutions, and corporate, retail, and investment banking organizations. Besides this, her vocational savvy also lies in Customer Relations Management, Mergers & Acquisitions, Life Sciences, Consumer & Retail. Based on her relationships with a number of Asia’s prominent financial and industrial concerns, Manisha has sector agnostically helped recruit top talent from across the globe.
Manisha earned a post-graduate degree in economics from the University of Jodhpur along with a post-graduate diploma in corporate communications from the University of Chandigarh and is based in the firm’s Singapore location.