C Ramchandra


A mentor capitalist with impeccable entrepreneurial spirit and financial expertise has evolved beyond spreadsheets and scripted new success stories from new economy start ups like Tower Capital, Image ads ,Karrox, Eye Global Technologies ltd,Safe House,Pop Up Technologies and Has Juices and more.A perpetual quest to explore new horizons of a fast changing global scenario made GR ( as he is popularly known) to go through a metamorphosis and turn in to a mentor capitalist. At GOLD’S GYM GR is spearheading the global fitness leader with his new vision and fiscal stratagem.

Recently being sector agnostic GR has been successful in launching new brands in the retail food segment which are IDezzerts and HAS JUICES and more

The latest in the fold of start ups is ZNation Lab- a start up accelerator and one of its kind in the country set up only 6 months ago having phenomenal traction having associated with all IITs and IIMs to promote incubation seed funding ,coaching and mentoring .

A notable success for GR has been the exit in unlisted space having successfully divested in Karrox technologies,Safehouse Information Systems ,Tower Capital ,Serena Spa, Image Ads ,LMI and Isprava luxury homes creating multi baggers in the process for investors and promoters in a five year horizon and generating stupendous valuations for GOLDS GYM,HAS JUICES,IDEZZERTS ,POP Up TECHNOLOGIES Pvt Ltd and ZNation Lab which are under his active management.

GR has had an amazing ability to start ,scale and sell or divest unlisted entities having 6 multibaggers in the last five years – an impressive consistent track record

In his past avatar G.R. is a qualified Chartered Accountant (C.A.) and has done his articleship from Price Waterhouse Coopers post graduation in BSc (Physics) Hons.from Hansraj College – University of Delhi.

Having a total experience of 37 years with over 20 years experience in Investment Banking, Consulting, Business Process and Organizational Development and 17 years as a start up specialist .GR has had an incredible track record with Ernst & Young, JM Morgan Stanley, Citibank, Reliance Capital & The Times of India Group to name a few.

Recently GR was given the BUSINESS LEADERSHIP AWARD by FRANCHISE INDIA for franchising and start ups in recognition of the success stories created in the last decade .