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Ajoy Veer Kapoor is a banker, private equity manager, angel investor,
mentor and entrepreneur. His career and professional experience has
been spread across the globe, giving him a unique overview and incisive
micro-view of a range of different sectors. Ajoy began his career as a retail
banker at Barclays Bank and migrated to treasury, investment banking
and then on to senior roles within the management structure of Standard
Chartered and HSBC. He left HSBC and founded The Saffron Group –
an independent private equity house investing in India through a variety
of listed, unlisted and managed funds. Ajoy created and led a team of 39
private equity professionals managing and fund raising over £200 million
across three funds. More recently, Ajoy has focused on
expanding his personal portfolio, investing in and mentoring start-up
businesses across the globe.