India's Best Fund Managers 2020

Harshad Patwardhan | Edelweiss Mutual Fund | India's Best Fund Managers

Edelweiss Mutual Fund’s Harshad Patwardhan trusts in diligent research to spot opportunities, and in detachment to make timely exit

Faisal Magray

Would gladiators have been considered as glorious if they had been thrown into an arena against a hapless goat? Nope. You need a worthy rival to claim glory. An institutional sell-side broker and his buy-side investment manager aren’t exactly adversaries, but one’s selling skill is pitched against the other’s critical analysis. And every sales pitch could be a learning opportunity, realised Harshad Patwardhan, CIO, Edelweiss Mutual Fund, early in his career.