Specialist Functions

Kirti Hariharan

General Counsel, Private Capital Asia

  • Business line
    EQT Private Capital Asia
  • Title
    General Counsel, Private Capital Asia
  • Office
    Singapore, Singapore


Kirti Hariharan is responsible for all legal matters associated with the EQT Private Capital Asia team’s fundraising and investment efforts, including the structuring and execution of transactions, financing and related activities. Kirti worked for BPEA from 2011 until 2022, when the company joined forces with EQT and was renamed BPEA EQT.

Prior to joining BPEA, Kirti was at the leading law firm Paul, Hastings, Janofsky and Walke. Prior to that, he worked with Och-Ziff Capital Management in their Hong Kong and Bangalore offices and was a Partner at Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff & Co., India’s leading law firm.

Kirti received his LL.M. (Commercial Law) from Singapore Management University and a B.A., LL.B. (Hons.) degree from the National Law School of India University.