Tech sector entrepreneurs and investors come to me for good quality advice. I have covered the TMT space for 15 years, as a client myself, as a lender and as an investment banker.
Ravi has more than 14 years of M&A advisory, financing and corporate development experience. He has worked on a diverse set of corporate finance transactions in markets across Asia Pacific, including China, India and Southeast Asia. Prior to joining Rippledot, Ravi was a Director in the TMT Investment Banking team at BNP Paribas; Vice President at Macquarie Capital; and Manager, Corporate Strategy at the Tata Group in Singapore, Hong Kong and Mumbai respectively. Ravi is passionate about technology businesses and is an investor and advisor to a number of early stage business in the technology sector in the region.
Ravi has an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, and a Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai. He’s often described as “steady-headed,” with a penchant for creating structure out of ambiguity -- and keeping a large number of people aligned and focused even in the biggest of deals.