Managing Partner


  • Founded Global Technology Ventures Ltd. in 2000
  • Successful stock market investor - took over Sivan Securities Ltd, in 1984 and turned it into a highly successful investment banking and stock broking company
  • Introduced equity research division in 1984, a new concept in the Indian securities broking companies
  • Prior experience includes internship in trading on the Indian Stock Market under Mr. Mahendra Kampani of JM Financials (now JM Morgan Stanley)
  • Consolidated family holding of 400 acres of coffee plantations to 10000 acres Founded Amalgamated Bean Coffee Trading Company (ABC) in 1992 - ventured into retail branded coffee, cafes and exports. ABC is India's largest exporter of green coffee

Current responsibilities:

  • Strategise value creation for shareholders and propel growth of return on investment, maintain investor relations and is a core member of GTV's Investor Committee


  • Masters in Economics, Mangalore University, Karnataka