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Parag Saxena

Co Founder and CEO

Parag Saxena
New York City United States (North Carolina)
Professional Status
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About Me
Splitting his time between New York City and India, Parag Saxena is the Co-Founder and CEO of Vedanta Capital and New Silk Route.

With over 35 years of experience in the world of investing, Parag Saxena has overseen more than $10B in investments and has been in early investor in companies like Starbucks, Amgen, Celgene, MetroPCS, Staples, and Punjab National Bank Housing Finance.

With a Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, Parag attended West Virginia College of Graduate Studies where he received his M.S. Parag entered the professional world through management consulting and medical devices which lead him to his career in finance and investing.

Parag Saxena has played a key role in leading over 90 investments for some major US based companies.
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Vedanta Capital
Since May 1983

Co Founder & CEO

New Silk Route
Since April 2006

Co Founder & CEO

Vedanta Capital
Since April 2006


Invesco US
October 1988 to April 2006

Managing Director

May 1983 to October 1988

Master of Business Administration

University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

1981 to 1982

Bachelor of Technology - Chemical Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology

1971 to 1977
  • Venture Capitalism
  • Growth Capital
  • Healthcare
  • Telecommunications
  • Private Equity
  • Investments