Siddharth is the Founder and Chairman of Virtuous Retail, a master retailer, and the leading owner- operator of premium, community-oriented shopping centres in India. The current portfolio of ~ 10 million sqft includes flagships VR Chennai, VR Bengaluru, VR Punjab and VR Surat, the under- development VR Delhi, and the soon to be launched VR Arena in SE Bengaluru. He is also the Founding Partner of The Xander Group Inc., the Singapore headquartered investment firm with ~US$ 3 Billion AUM. In 2014, he was appointed to the Harvard Business School faculty where he teaches a popular course on Investing in Emerging Markets. Siddharth received an MBA from Harvard Business School and was elected a Baker scholar and President of his class. He is Founder and Member of the Governing body of Ashoka University in India, Member of the President’s International Advisory Council at Harvard University, and Chairman of Yuj Kutumb, the Yog Foundation.