Our Group


The Global Alternative Investment Market is predicted to touch USD 14 trillion in AUM, by 2023. As a leading edu-advisory venture in India for Alternative Investments, our continuous endeavor is to provide quality training solutions, online educational content and investment advisory services, crafted to be relevant in the current industry scenario and market conditions.

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Our Group


The Global Alternative Investment Market is predicted to touch USD 14 trillion in AUM, by 2023. As a leading edu-advisory venture in India for Alternative Investments, our continuous endeavor is to provide quality training solutions, online educational content and investment advisory services, crafted to be relevant in the current industry scenario and market conditions.

Our VISION

“By 2025, we aim to achieve Financial Literacy for every individual who is striving for Financial Freedom and Growth!”

Having said this, we believe that Learning is a continuous process and the application of financial skills should benefit society worldwide.

Our MISSION

  • Bridge the knowledge gap in Alternative Investments. We aim at meeting continuous up skilling requirements in the financial services sector.
  • Enable finance professionals to create a niche for them in the global financial environment, by giving them a competitive edge.
  • Support our customers to strike the perfect balance between work and education, through flexible programs.
  • Endeavor to provide jobs in the finance industry, in specific locations, to create value for our customers.

HAVE A LOOK AT OUR FREE KNOWLEDGE CENTRE

Banking on its formidable repository of knowledge and experience, Career Topper aspires to shape the discourse in the alternative investment education industry. Listed below are some such initiatives.

OUR CLIENTS

Career Topper has been designing and delivering customized training programs for major banks, regulators, startup accelerators, training institutes and colleges. Here are some of the significant institutions served by us:

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Archit Lohia CFA, CA, CAIA, LLB

Founder

Archit is passionate about the Alternative Investments Market and aims at enabling finance professionals to hone the niche skills within this market. Up skilling is a must for every professional, in the today's tech-driven industry. To achieve this vision, he founded CareerTopper, a pioneer in Alternative Investments education, through Customized Live Training Sessions and Corporate training Sessions in India. The start-up works for Indian Regulators, Banks, Mutual Funds, Foreign Universities, Start-up Accelerators and a number of Training Institutes and B-schools. CareerTopper is being accelerated by Zone Startups, India.

As his long-term vision, Archit is working towards improvising Deal Structuring and Ongoing due diligence process to ensure increased credibility and transparency in private deals. He is also involved in building a tech-based platform, which uses Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning techniques in the Due Diligence and Background Investigation process. He is a member of IMDDA - Investment Management Due Diligence Association, USA and has gained prior experience in Due Diligence function, while handling the IPO process for Bombay Stock Exchange.

Archit has previously worked in Ernst & Young (EY) and Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE Ltd.) in areas, inter-alia including, Regulations, Compliance, IPO, Information Management Systems, Investment Analysis, Audit and Finance. During my stint at BSE, he played a major role in the Cyber Crime Taskforce, formed by the International Organization of Securities Commission (IOSCO), which advises Financial Institutions and Exchanges across the globe on the emerging risks of cyber-crime.

Archit is a Chapter Executive of the CAIA Association India Chapter and a Member of Expert Group formed by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), for up-gradation of curriculum and screening startups for their startup accelerator. He likes to write books and articles on the Alternative Investments industry and is a regular speaker at national and international forums. He loves playing cricket every Sunday as a stress-buster, apart from listening to music and travelling.

Awards and Recognition

Career Topper has been designing and delivering customized training programs for major banks, regulators, startup accelerators, training institutes and colleges. Here are some of the significant institutions served by us:

  • Awards
  • Articles

Article in Entrepreneur magazine (March, 2018)

Article in Moneycontrol - My views expressed before Budget 2018, to boost AIF industry in India (Jan, 2018)

February 2015

CareerTopper founded as a Sole Proprietorship.

March 2015

First Conference as a Speaker for Mr. Archit Lohia - CAIA Association Event, Mumbai on Alternative Investments

August 2015

CareerTopper website launched

September 2015

First domestic paid user

December 2015

Mr. Archit Lohia appointed as Chapter Executive at CAIA Association India Chapter

February 2016

First Corporate Client onboarded - BSE Institute Ltd.

April 2016

CareerTopper incubated at Zone Startups India, BSE

June 2016

CareerTopper becomes a Private Limited Company

February 2017

First media presence - CEO Magazine

November 2017

10 Corporate Clients onboarded

March 2018

First international client onboarded

August 2018

Mr. Archit Lohia appointed on Startup Screening Committee of ICAI, as part of Startup India

April 2019

Mr. Archit Lohia opens a satellite office in Delaware, USA to serve North American Markets. A new segment, ARLO Financial Inc. is formed.

January 2020

New Office taken by CareerTopper in Mumbai

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