WHO WE ARE
Who we are as a company is the result of few likeminded and highly passionate professionals coming together to work for a common cause. Each one of us brings a rich industry experience which adds up to a dedicated team of Riqueza Capital.
Our DNA consists of ex-Bankers, Chartered Accountants, Lawyers, Shipping Professionals and MBAs.
MD and Founder
Piyush Gupta founded Riqueza Capital Group in 2014. Piyush brings a deep understanding of International financial markets through his previous assignments in Hong Kong, Middle East and India ranging from managing Investments, Offshore Structuring, Corporate Finance and Trade Finance. Previously, he has worked with Société Générale, SHK Asia Dynamic Fund, Kitara Capital, ICT Oman and Amicorp Group. He is an Aerospace Engineer from IIT Bombay. Piyush is responsible for overall management and growth of Riqueza Capital Group.
Among various interests, Piyush is a vivid traveler and he loves reading books. Piyush is settled in Dubai with his wife Shefali and son Vihaan.
Over 14 years of experience in International Taxation, Industry & Equity Research, Management Consulting, and Structured finance. Pankaj brings an expertise in advising individuals and corporate on formation of cross border corporations and business structures and structuring commercial transactions. Previously he has worked with Amicorp Group, DM Ventures, Gridstone Research, Amba Research (Singapore) and ICICI Bank. Pankaj is a Chartered Accountant and is responsible for revenues of the group and expanding our reach in new markets.
Pankaj is a marathon runner having interests in traveling and trying different cuisines. He is settled in Singapore with his wife, Nidhi and 2 sons, Aatiksh and Aadhavan.
Director Business Development
A shipping professional, with over 16 years of cumulative experience, Sankalp brings along in-depth understanding of local laws, regulations and business practices that has ensured smooth and efficient delivery of services that has been unmatched in the industry. Previously, Sankalp has worked with Gearbulk, a Norwegian shipping company for over 12 years. Post that Sankalp was leading the business development efforts for Amicorp Group in India. He is a certified Master Mariner holding MBA from Middlesex University, United Kingdom and a Bachelor of Science from Mumbai University. Sankalp is responsible for Group’s Business Development in the Indian market. He caters to the specific structural requirements of private and public corporations and HNIs requiring cross-border investments, acquisition, trading and other transactions.
Sankalp loves playing tennis. He is settled in Noida, India with his wife Bhavna. They are blessed with a beautiful daughter, Saisha and a son, Saiansh
Accounting & Administration
Sayali Pandey is a CA final candidate having almost 4 years experience in accounts and auditing. She will be responsible for accounting work and administration work of Riqueza Capital group.
She is a public speaker and have conducted lectures on parenting and feminism. She loves playing badminton & reading books. She idolizes Late Dr.APJ Abdul kalam. She is settled in Dubai with her husband.
With an experience of almost five years into marketing and communications, Aditi Saini who originated as an engineer from Jaypee University, Solan helped some multinational companies to reach out to masses by positioning and building their strong brand image on social media as well as in physical markets. Aditi is responsible for adopting various marketing promotional tools to target customers and retaining them by maintaining a healthy and long term relationship with the existing ones.
Aditi has a flair for creative activities and hence she chose marketing as her profession to best show her talent. She is a fitness freak, an expert into candle making and is an excellent motivational public speaker. She lives in Noida with her husband.
A fresher from K.R Mangalam University, Vishesh has done his bachelors in business administration. With interest in finance and sales, he is looking after business development at Riqueza Capital. He loves new opportunities which make him learn new things. He idolizes his father and wants to become like him.
Vishesh is extremely passionate about photography and travelling. He chooses Mountains over beaches. A long drive and good music is how he describes his ideal weekend. His favorite book is The Secret, which talks about Law of Attraction and Positive Thinking and he applies it every day in his life. He lives life based on a quote – “When you realize needing nothing, attracts everything.
Director- Business development
A Banker with over 18 Years of Comprehensive experience in Corporate Banking, HNIs relationship, SME Debt restructuring & Consumer loans. Yogendra has spent over 8 years working with ICICI Bank in SME & CBG groups, handling various regions across West & North India. He has previously worked with Eicher Limited, Yamaho Motors & JSW Steel Limited and was responsible for regional business development. He is responsible in Riqueza for providing various trade finance structures to reduce cost of borrowing & improve liquidity for Corporates & for arranging fresh debt or existing debt restructuring. He is a Mechanical Engineer from Delhi & Post graduate diploma in Sales & Marketing Management.
Yogendra loves to travel wildlife Sanctuaries, play cricket & watch Discovery & Nat Geo. He is settled in Delhi/NCR, India with his wife Sandhya and two kids named Aditya and Adhiraj.
An MBA graduate from New Delhi specializing in finance as well as marketing with highly analytical mindset and keen interest in financial management. He has previously worked with Aviva life insurance India ltd and Aditya birla finance ltd. He is currently a part of business development team. He likes challenging opportunities which help him learn new skills and deliver his potential of financial analysis, strategic implementation and business sourcing towards the development of the organization.
Nikhil loves travelling, playing basketball and cricket. He resides in New Delhi with his parents.
His Favorite quote is ‘You can watch me, mock me, try to block me but you can’t stop me’.
Sales & Business Development
Harsh, a postgraduate professional in Finance & Information Technologies holds an experience of more than two years in the corporate world. He is responsible for sales and business development at Riqueza. He is an enthusiastic and optimistic person who enjoys finding way out of challenging situations. Harsh being an extrovert and task oriented person enjoys meeting new people and socializing.
In his leisure time he is always involved in activities to serve the society through various NGO’s and follows the ideology of “Gaur Gopal Das” through his book “Life’s Amazing Secrets” that intend to find one’s purpose and balance in life. He enjoys playing outdoor games and is very passionate for music.
Over a decade of experience in various strategy and Business development roles, Nayan has established strategic partnerships in the financial and corporate world in the Americas, Europe and India. Nayan holds degree in Finance from London School of Business and Masters in Strategy & Marketing, from Aberdeen Business School, Scotland. Previously, he has worked for Siemens, Rolls-Royce, Wood Group and LK Housing in various senior roles. With strong business roots & experience, Nayan specialises and leads Energy, Oil & Gas, Real Estate & Infrastructure verticals of the business. Nayan leads deal sourcing, evaluation and investor relations and holds board observer positions in various businesses.
A business turnaround artist, startup mentor and growth leader, Gaurav has worked closely with well renowned industry leaders of regional and global businesses and provided expertise in business planning, growth strategy, M&A. With over 20 years of enterpreneurial experience, he has developed a strong network with leading corporate houses, retail and investment banks, asset managers, hedge funds and advisory firms in Asia, Americas and Europe. Graduating with Distinction in Masters-International Business from Aberdeen Business School, Scotland, he has been honoured with various awards for Management, Business Development and Client Excellence. Gaurav leads the software & technology, manufacturing, healthcare, education, aviation and startup verticals. Gaurav leads deal sourcing, evaluation and investor relations and holds board observer positions in various businesses.