8 October, 2013
Ravi Viswanathan has a Masters from École Polytechnique and Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Techniques, Paris. He is known for his unique sense and understanding of wines which led to his association with wine companies. His journey with Grover Zampa Vineyards started in 2012 as an investor in the company. This alliance solidified through his subsequent capital investments and he became the Chairman of the company in late 2018.
Viswanathan, CEO of Visvires Capital Asia Pte Ltd (VVCA) co-founded Visvires Capital along with six other business partners in 2011. It is an investment and advisory group set up to support the strategic, financial and operational development of new and existing companies and projects. He has also co-founded and led two other set-ups, Credit Agricole Lazard Financial Products (CAL FP) established as a joint venture between Credit Agricole and the three Lazard houses later in 2000.