Renuka Ramnath is one of the most experienced private equity fund managers in India with a full cycle track record of investing capital raised from Institutions of global repute. She played a pivotal role in shaping the Indian private equity market both in terms of leading pioneering investments as well as opening new pockets of capital for investment into India.
For close to three decades in financial services, Renuka successfully built several businesses in the ICICI Group including Investment Banking, e-commerce and private equity. As the MD & CEO of ICICI Venture for close to a decade, she led that firm to become one of the largest private equity funds in India.
Renuka turned an entrepreneur to set-up Multiples in 2009. Multiples is a US$ 1 billion Independent private equity fund that has the rare distinction of been backed by 17 Indian and global institutions. Renuka draws immense satisfaction from the fact that she has over several years guided and supported entrepreneurs to build successful businesses and create valuable enterprises.
Given Renuka’s contribution to the industry, she has been featured in many prestigious listings, including the Top 25 Most Powerful Women in Business (Business Today, India); India’s most Powerful CEO’s (Economic Times), the Top 25 Non Bank Women in Finance (US Banker’s global list), Asia's Women in the Mix: The Year's Top 50 for Achievement in Business (Forbes), and most recently in the Top 25 women in Asian asset management (Asian Investor).