Sunaina SinhaGlobal Head, Private Capital Advisory at Cebile Raymond James
Sunaina Sinha Haldea is the Global Head of Private Capital Advisory at Raymond James. Sunaina founded Cebile Capital, a placement agent and secondaries advisor that was acquired by Raymond James Financial, a Fortune 500, NYSE-listed bank in 2021. Under her leadership, Cebile Raymond James has quickly become one of the leading advisors in private equity and real assets. Cebile Raymond James has executed fundraises for leading private equity funds and executed on secondaries transactions for GPs and LPs alike, including single and multi-asset continuation vehicles, strip sales, preferred equity and NAV financings.
Sunaina is also a prolific angel investor and Non-Executive Director. She served as Chairman of the Board of Mindful Chef (now Nestle), and Chairman of the Board of Barrecore (now United Fitness Brands). She currently serves on the Boards of SFC Energy AG and Grana LLC. Sunaina has also been a Guest Lecturer at Stanford University in masters level courses in the School of Engineering and serves on Stanford University’s LEAD Council. She has written and published case studies for the Stanford Technology Ventures Program in the Stanford School of Engineering.
Sunaina is a frequent contributor on CNBC Squawk Box and is often quoted in the media on market insights and private markets capital advisory. She has won numerous awards and accolades for entrepreneurship and leadership, and is passionate about diversity and inclusion in the financial services industry.
Sunaina obtained a BS in Management Science and Engineering and an MS in Chemical Engineering, both from Stanford University where she was also a Mayfield Fellow. Sunaina has an MBA from Harvard Business School.