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Background Information

Employment History

General Partner LLC

LittleSis

MyRye.com

IITB HF

Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

Chief Executive Officer

Invesco Ltd.

Founding General Partner and Chief Executive Officer

NSR Partners LLC

Co-Chair

South Asians for Kerry

Affiliations

Advisory Board of the Center for Advanced Studies On India
University of Pennsylvania

Trustee
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan

Co-Founder and Member
Investment Committee of Silk Route Partners

Board Member
The Global Alliance for TB Drug Development

Member, Board
Coffee Day Resorts

Board Member
Pan IIT

Co-Founder and Member of the Executive Committee
Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation

Board Member
Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Supervisory Board Member
Cellzome AG

Board Member
Elusys Therapeutics Inc

Board Member
DiscoveRx Corporation

Board Member
InnerCool Therapies , Inc.

Co-Founder
Sakhi

Board Member
CREA

Regional Co-Chair of the Campaign's Asian American Finance Committee
Obama

Board Member
Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals , Inc.

Board Member
Tornado-Insider

Board Member
Chicago Producers Inc

Board Member
The Procter & Gamble Company

Officio Member
IIT Bombay

Board Member
TB Alliance

Member, Partnership Advisory Boards
Accel Partners BV

Member, Partnership Advisory Boards
Domain Partners

Member, Partnership Advisory Boards
Kiwi I Ventures

Member, Partnership Advisory Boards
Essex Woodlands

Member, Partnership Advisory Boards
Gryphon

Board Member
Xenon Genetics Inc.

Member, Board
Voodoo.com Inc

Board Member
Transgenomic Inc

Board Member
CryoGen Inc

Board Member
SmartPipes Inc

Board Member
GovXcel

Member
Foreign Direct Investment Task Force , Government of India

Education

M.B.A.

Wharton School

MBA

The Wharton School

MBA

Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

MS

Chemical Engineering

West Virginia College of Graduate Studies

Web References (116 Total References)


POINT Biomedical Corporation : Board of Directors

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Parag Saxena Co-Founder and General Partner of Vedanta Capital

Parag Saxena joined Point Biomedical's Board in 2007.He is a co-founder and General Partner of Vedanta Capital.He is also the CEO of Private Equity for the New Silk Road PE Asia Fund, L.P. ("NSR"), a $1 billion fund he co-founded in 2006.Parag has 24 years of professional experience and 21 years of investment experience.In 1983, Parag joined Citicorp Investment Management, which was spun out in 1988 to become Chancellor Capital Management, and was eventually acquired by INVESCO in 1998.He was the Managing Partner and a founder of INVESCO Private Capital ("IPC") where he was responsible for both venture capital and fund of funds investment activities.Parag led IPC to over $8 billion in peak assets.During his tenure, the firm made over 400 partnership investments and 300 direct investments that achieved top quartile performance.He led more than 80 investments for IPC, a third of which went public.He led IPC's investments in, among others: Alkermes, Amber Networks, ARM Holdings, Celgene, Cyclacel, Genomic Health, Indigo, Masimo, Metro PCS, Transgenomic, Volterra, and Xenon Genetics.Parag's career began in 1978 at Becton Dickinson as a product manager.He was later recruited by Booz, Allen and Hamilton to join their Technology Management Services Group, focusing on business strategy development.Parag serves on the Foreign Direct Investment task force reporting to the Prime Minister of India as well as the Committee on Venture Capital and Innovation for the Government of India.Parag received an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1982.He earned a B. Tech. from The Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, in 1977, and an MS in Chemical Engineering from the West Virginia College of Graduate Studies in 1978.


Parag Saxena | NSR

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CNBC Power Breakfast - Parag Saxena - Founding General Partner & CEO, New Silk Route Partners

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Parag Saxena on CNBC-TV18 "Young Turks" - Trendspotting for 2015 Part 2
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Parag Saxena on CNBC-TV18 "Young Turks" - Trendspotting for 2015
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Parag Saxena talks to CNBC-TV18's Shereen Bhan about Prime Minister Modi's visit to the U.S August 4, 2014 Parag Saxena speaks on investment opportunities in India Highlights soft infrastructure, education and training July21-August 03 Parag Saxena shares perspective on India's Union Budget July 30, 2014, New York Parag Saxena to keynote New York Society of Security Analysts' "India Capital Markets" conference March 5th, 2014 India's Growing Mortgage Market Privcap presents an interview with New Silk Route Partners CEO Parag Saxena, who details the Indian housing and mortgage market and the genesis of Destimoney, which has become a major player and...
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Parag Saxena Founding General Partner & CEO, New Silk Route Partners
Parag Saxena is Founding General Partner and CEO of New Silk Route Partners. He also co-founded Vedanta Capital LLC, in 2006. Previously, he was CEO of INVESCO Private Capital, one of the oldest and largest venture capital firms in the U.S. During his 23-year tenure at INVESCO Private Capital, the firm made over 300 investments, including Amgen, Celgene, Costco, MetroPCS, PictureTel, Polycom, Staples, and Starbucks. These investments have helped to grow companies that have created over 500,000 jobs and enjoy a market value exceeding $500 billion. Parag has also led more than 90 investments for Chancellor and INVESCO Private Capital, a third of which have gone public. These investments include Amber Networks, Masimo, Alkermes, ARM Holdings, Genomic Health, Indigo, and Volterra. Parag is a multi-year member of Forbes' Midas list which ranks the world's best global investors.
Parag has served on committees advising the Prime Minister of India on foreign direct investments and venture capital for the Planning Commission of India. He has provided recommendations on small business and venture capital to representatives of the U.S. Congress. He is also a Director of the Heritage Fund of the Indian Institute of Technology in Bombay as well as a Trustee of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan. He is on the Advisory Board of the Center for Advanced Studies on India at the University of Pennsylvania and the Indian Advisory Council of Brown University. Parag was the President of TiE Tri-State (NY, CT, NJ) from 2003 to 2010. He is also on Mayor Bloomberg's Applied Sciences NYC Advisory Committee.
Parag received an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He earned a B.Tech from the Indian Institute of Technology and an M.S. in Chemical Engineering from the West Virginia College of Graduate Studies.
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Advertising / Marketing News – WebWire

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Financier Parag Saxena will lead an expert forum on the investment outlook for India following its 2014 general election at the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA) India Capital Markets Summit on Wednesday, July 30. Saxena, currently chief executive of New Silk Route Partners and founder of Invesco Private Capital, a 32-year-old venture capital firm that has ...


Financier Parag Saxena will ...

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Financier Parag Saxena will lead an expert forum on the investment outlook for India following its 2014 general election at the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA) India Capital Markets Summit on Wednesday, July 30.

Saxena, currently chief executive of New Silk Route Partners and founder of Invesco Private Capital, a 32-year-old venture capital firm that has invested in Costco, Staples and Starbucks, will open the summit as keynote speaker.
Saxena will also join a panel discussion alongside Rob Lutts, president and chief investment officer of Cabot Money Management, as well as Swami Venkataraman, vice president and senior credit officer of the global infrastructure finance group for Moody's Investors Service.


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Parag Saxena

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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.

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