Parag Saxena

Parag Saxena

Founding General Partner and CEO, New Silk Route

Saxena’s New Silk Route is a $1.4 billion fund dedicated to India and other emerging economies of Southeast Asia. He is also co-founder of Vedanta Capital. Prior to 2006, Saxena led INVESCO Private Capital as CEO and Chancellor Capital where he led over 90 investments of which a third went public. He has served on committees advising the Prime Minister of India on foreign direct investments and venture capital for the Planning Commission of India. He is also a Director of the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, Heritage Fund as well as a Trustee of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan.