Chirag Shah

CEO & President at Performance Trust


Chirag serves as CEO of Performance Trust. He started at the firm in 2008 trading Structured Products, and over the last 10 years has assumed several roles with increasing responsibility, including overseeing the Financial Institutions Group, Trading, Capital Markets and Investment Banking. Chirag was one of the firm's leaders who understood early on the need for Performance Trust to evolve alongside our clients in order to meet clients' changing needs and has been among the primary architects of that ongoing evolution. Prior to joining Performance Trust, Chirag's professional experience spanned both large and small companies across various industries. He spent four years with Banc of America Securities, LLC in New York, trading Structured Credit Products. He then moved to San Francisco to lead business intelligence at Kiva, a non-profit organization that provides financing to the working poor in 80 countries. Chirag graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with a Bachelor of Science degree in economics. He is Series 7, 24, and 63 registered.


  • CEO & President

    Current role

  • CEO

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