The current conditions of India-Maldives relations are not well, as some of the ministers from the Maldives have made derogatory comments about Indian people and PM Modi. Although the government of the Maldives has reacted severely and suspended them,.
But it seems like it’s too late, as more and more people in India have turned against the Maldives. Now various politicians, Bollywood celebrities, sportspersons, and business professionals are urging the people of India to explore the coasts of India and asking them to stop promoting the Maldives.
One such person is Radhika Gupta. She took to Twitter and said, “I am obsessed with the potential of Indian tourism and have always wondered why we have to pay so much to go to the Maldives when we have Lakshadweep and Andaman.”
Who is Radhika Gupta?
Radhika Gupta is the CEO and MD of Edelweiss Mutual Fund. She was born on September 14, 1983, in Pakistan. She had a very interesting life as she was the daughter of a diplomat, Yogesh Gupta, and Arti Gupta (the school principal).
As Radhika was the daughter of an Indian Foreign Service official, she spent her childhood in countries like Pakistan, India, Africa, and Europe. She was born with a physical challenge, described as a “weird tilt” to her head.
But she was full of confidence, and her physical challenge did not stop her from becoming a conventional and determined person. Her father’s job had a very significant impact on Radhika’s life, as she saw a diverse world at a very young age.
Radhika Gupta Education & Career
Radhika changed various schools due to his father’s job and transfers. But she has done most of her schooling from Marymount International School of Rome. Later she went to the University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Science and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Science in Engineering in Computer Science.
After that, she was admitted to the Wharton School, and from there she graduated with a Science degree in Economics, with concentrations in Finance and Management. Radhika began her career with Microsoft and after that, she worked with McKinsey and Company, and AQR Capital Management.
Following that, Radhika initiated her venture into Edelweiss Asset Management. Assuming the role of business head for multi-strategy funds within the company, she took charge of defining the strategic course for the team’s investment, distribution, and platform activities.
Radhika Gupta’s Husband & Children
Radhika Gupta is married to CFA Nalin Moniz. Both Radhika and her husband, Nalin, are graduates of the University of Pennsylvania. Nalin was born in India, and he moved to the US in 2005 to get a degree in finance, statistics, and computer science.
After that, he worked with Goldman Sachs. Returning to India in 2009, he pursued his entrepreneurial dream by establishing Forefront Capital. Within a mere three years, Forefront Capital achieved the distinction of being India’s inaugural licensed domestic hedge fund.
In June 2023, Radhika and Nalin were blessed with a baby boy, and they named him Remy Gupta Moniz.
Radhika Gupta Net worth 2024
Radhika Gupta has joined Shark in the newest season of Shark Tank India, Season 3. The show will start on January 22, 2024, on Sony LIV. Radhika Gupta is counted among the youngest entrepreneurs in India, and her company’s net worth stands at INR 7,193 crore. She draws an impressive salary as she works as an MD and CEO. If reports are to be believed, Radhika’s net worth is INR 41 crore, approx.
Radhika Gupta FAQs
A. Radhika Gupta is 41 years old.
A. Radhika Gupta has a net worth of INR 41 Crore.
A. Radhika Gupta is married to CFA Nalin Moniz.
A. Radhika Gupta has a son named Remy Gupta Moniz.
A. Radhika Gupta was born in Pakistan, as her father was a diplomat, and at the time of her birth, her family was living in Pakistan.