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Sandeep Kothari is the founder of East Lane Capital. He has almost 3 decades of experience in the equity markets. He worked for Fidelity Investments for 18 years, where he started his career as a regional analyst and managed India dedicated portfolios for almost 15 years. Prior to Fidelity, Sandeep worked on the sell side as a consumer and pharma analyst. 


Infinite Game | FLAME Investment Lab With The Masters - June 2023

Disclaimer - FLAME University is a fully philanthropic, not-for-profit university. The FLAME Investment Lab is established with the aim of providing a platform for experienced specialists to assist humble practitioners and students in acquiring knowledge about the art and science of investing. It is important to note that the courses offered, as well as the materials shared during these courses and on our website, should be regarded solely as educational resources.

Please be advised that no recommendations to buy, sell, or hold any particular investment should be anticipated from these presentations. The content provided is strictly for educational purposes and does not constitute investment advice or tips.

Interviews and Articles

US markets opportunity or pain for Indian pharma sector?

Focus on bottom- up.

Market outlook October 2022-Navigating volatility

Market outlook July 2022

Consumer Sector-What is fair value?

Profit and Market Cap – The Inseparable Twins

Short-Term getting volatile, keep the focus on long-term.

Marathon, not a sprint

Valuation cycles and thoughts on Indian stock market

What's ahead for Indian equities?
Sandeep Kothari, Portfolio Advisor for the Fidelity India Fund, thinks that in a low-growth global environment India’s economic revival, on a relative basis, will look attractive and, despite increased volatility, stock-picking opportunities will support equities.

Time matters, timing the market doesn’t
Fidelity Tax Advantage Fund (Dividend), which won the Morningstar India ELSS (Tax Savings) award, did well in falling as well as rising markets. Sandeep Kothari, the fund manager, tells us how this tax-saving fund managed the feat.

Presentation at CFA society - Sandeep Kothari