Manisha Deva is a Partner, Asia Pacific, with Kingsley Gate Partners. She most recently served as a Partner – Key Accounts and Financial Services, Asia, with one of the largest retained executive search firms in the world. Over a career spanning two decades, Manisha has shared her professional recruitment counsel with boards of directors and chief executives of some of the most prominent corporations in the world. Manisha has completed searches for boards of directors, CEOs, CFOs, CTOs, COOs, CDOs and other senior management positions in Asian growth markets, including India. Specializing in cross-border assignments, Manisha has also managed strategic search initiatives on behalf of private equity and hedge funds, private banking, wealth management, and asset management institutions, and corporate, retail, and investment banking organizations. Based on her relationships with a number of Asia’s prominent financial and industrial concerns, Manisha has sector agnostically helped recruit top talent from across the globe. Manisha earned a post graduate degree in economics from the University of Jodhpur along with a post graduate diploma in corporate communications from the University of Chandigarh, and is based in the firm’s Singapore location.