WAMI Capital, the single-family office of Transworld Group, brings together diverse investing activities embodying the potential for growth.
With a higher purpose to “bring prosperity to humanity”, we are convinced that wealth is not an end in itself, but an opportunity to influence the world of tomorrow and to make it better.
We believe that our investments should be an inventive force to bring about change and propel Intellectual capital with compassionate support to the spirit of entrepreneurship.
Headquartered in the UAE, the Transworld Group is a global provider of integrated and innovative global logistics around the world.
Ramesh S. Ramakrishnan is the driving force behind Transworld Group. A graduate in Commerce from the University of Mumbai, he has over 30 years of extensive entrepreneurial experience, handling all facets of running shipping and allied businesses in the Indian subcontinent. He was awarded ‘The Marine Personality of the Year’ in 2011 and named ‘Indian CEO of the Year’ in 2012. He is recognised by Forbes as a top Indian leader in the Middle East.
A member of the Institute of Chartered Ship Brokers, Geeta joined the group in 1989. She is an experienced Personnel Practitioner with a comprehensive understanding of Human Capital Management from the School of Industrial and Labour Relations, Cornell University, New York. She is responsible for building a successful Human Capital Management function at Transworld, and oversees the daily activities and initiatives to help strengthen employees’ role in the company.
Ritesh Ramakrishnan graduated from Purdue University, United States with a Bachelor of Science in Logistics and a double minor in communication and finance in 2009. Ritesh Ramakrishnan was announced as the Face of the Future in the IMA or India Maritime Awards held in June 2018. He was also titled as Top India Leader: The Next Generation 2017 and 2018 by Forbes, Middle East. Also, he was honoured as Global Next Generation Business Leader by the Lloyd list in 2015.
Anisha spearheads the Corporate Business Analytics and the Corporate Social Responsibility of Transworld Group. She holds a Master’s in shipping, trade, and finance from Cass Business School, London, and a Bachelor’s in International Affairs with minors in Business Administration and Global Social Entrepreneurship from Northeastern University, Boston. She has also completed a program in Big Data Analytics from Kellogg School of Management, Chicago.
17 years of post-qualification experience and been an advisor to family office, founders, VC and PE funds on the entire deal lifecycle and investments. Advised on deals for Blackstone, Sequoia, Bain Capital, and General Atlantic.
7 years of experience across due diligence, deal evaluation and valuation. Sagar is a rank holder-chartered accountant from India and has cleared 2 levels of the CFA program.
5 years of experience across the investment landscape on due diligence, deal evaluation. MBA from Indian School of Business and CFA Charter holder.
7 years of experience of advising family offices, PE and VC funds from set up of funds to deal execution and exits. Yash is a Qualified Chartered Accountant.
8 years of experience in family office investments finance and operations. Qualified ACCA from the UK.
Wami Capital manages a global portfolio of different asset classes.
We also focus on investing and managing an alternate investment portfolio of venture/start-ups and have a portfolio of close to 50+ startups across India, Israel, Middle East and the United States. Wami Capital places a significant focus on Indian start-ups whereby along with capital, it also provides the relevant mentorship and operational support for expansion to its portfolio companies geographically.
With various causes and a very clear vision to execute, the Principals of Wami Capital have been giving back to the community in more ways than one.
Contributing through civic engagement initiatives, they have been generously supporting the elderly, women, orphaned children, people with disabilities, children suffering from terminal illnesses, people with visual impairment and other vulnerable sections of people.