Shashank Khade is the Equity specialist of Entrust with over 26 years of cumulative professional experience in listed and unlisted equity investment management. Before co-founding Entrust, Shashank was the Senior Vice-President and Head of Portfolio Management Services division of Kotak Mutual Fund, a position he held between 2006 and 2013. By the end of his tenure, he was managing over INR 2000 crore across various portfolio management schemes. He was part of the team that conceptualised some of the best performing PMS schemes of Kotak such as the Fortune Series.

Prior to joining Kotak, Shashank was an integral part of the private equity investment team of IL&FS Investment Managers Ltd (then IL&FS Venture Corporation), managing this volatile asset class for 5 years during the dotcom era. Shashank’s passion for equity is reflected in his in-depth knowledge of Indian companies across sectors and market caps.

Areas of Expertise

Equity investments (listed and unlisted)

Portfolio Management Services


B.E. (Mechanical), University of Mumbai

Master's in Management Studies (Finance), Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies

In the Media


asiatechjournal | 3rd February 2021

Here’s what Shashank Khade, Co-Founder & Director, Entrust Family Office has to say about budget 2022

This is a Budget that is focused on prioritising capital expenditure as a key lever for growth.


Desi VC podcast | 6th January 2022

Podcast with Shashank Khade, Director and Equity Advisor

Shashank Khade (Director & Chief Equity Advisor, Entrust Family Office) sits down with Akash B. on Desi VC podcast for a stellar episode.


Economictimes | 23th Jul 2022

Time to bet on Indian consumption-centric stocks: Shashank Khade

We are betting on Indian-consumption centric stories in infrastructure, capex beneficiaries.



Investment Advisory

Multibaggers could be dangerous? The good, bad and ugly about investing in smallcaps

Small cap stock ownership amongst investors continues to be cyclical. In a short span of less...

by Shashank Khade
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Investment Advisory

Here are 12 ways to spot a multibagger among thousands of companies

The moot question remains, is it easy to buy into multi-baggers? If yes, then all of us should have been wealthy by now. Let’s try to address the burning question in the mind of an investor.

by Shashank Khade

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Investment Advisory

Stick primarily to mutual funds

While PMS and AIF are exotic, mutual funds score on simplicity and steady returns..

by Shashank Khade

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