Ritesh Ramesh Nandwani
Senior Manager – Topaz Group of Companies
BA in Humanities followed by MSc in Management, University of Asia and the Pacific, MBA Candidate, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Born and raised in the Philippines with working experience in the Philippines, India, China, United Kingdom, and West Africa. Currently based in Hong Kong in a Senior Management role at the Topaz Group of Companies, a Multi-National Conglomerate headquartered in Conakry, Guinea, with offices in strategic locations across Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Co-founded a Venture Capital Fund investing in purpose-driven entrepreneurs and early-stage companies. Co-founded a foundation that focuses on vocational training and female empowerment in India and West Africa. Member of the Fintech Association of Hong Kong and the Data Science Society of Hong Kong. Vice-President of the MBA for Professionals program of The University of Science and Technology Hong Kong. Photography and Film-making, winner of “Best in Script” for the 48-hour film project in Hong Kong, 2010.