Global Investor, CEO, and Founder in the United States
Parag Saxena is a Co-Founder and CEO of Vedanta Capital and New Silk Route which he embarked on in 2006-2007. A Distinguished Alumnus from India’s Indian Institute of Technology, Parag went on to do his Master’s in Chemical Engineering in West Virginia and then did his MBA at Wharton.
With three and a half decades of experience in investing across public and private markets, Parag’s investment trail has many important milestones. Early to spot success with companies like Starbucks, MetroPCS, Amgen and many others, Parag has been named to the Forbes' list of Top Investors several times. A continuing learner, Parag’s yen for adventure is not restricted to the snow-scapes of Vail but reflected in his deal-making style.
Parag’s packed schedules includes time for holistic health and healing, intimate sessions with policy makers and academic gurus and yes, long walks with his dog Khan and a good game of tennis or cricket with long-time friends and family.