CIO | CSO | Angel Investor
Chetan Mehta is the Founding Partner of AUM Ventures. Prior to AUM Ventures, he was the Chief Executive Officer at WAMI Capital, the Family office of the Transworld group and currently based in Dubai. At WAMI, besides managing a global portfolio of different asset classes, Chetan was particularly focused on building an alternate investment portfolio of venture / start ups. Till his time at WAMI Capital, he had invested in around 60+ startups across India, Israel, UAE and US and across multiple sectors like Edtech, Fintech, Healthtech, Foodtech, Mobility, ECommerce, Media, Gaming, Spacetech, Blockchain, etc. Chetan is also an angel investor himself with investments in 25+ start ups and mentors aspiring entrepreneurs.
For Wami, Chetan formulated the investment strategy to maximize the investment returns within acceptable levels of risk through a diversified portfolio and also performs various investment activities, including portfolio review and risk management. He has been instrumental in institutionalizing the family office by designing the governance framework, investment policy and strategic asset allocation framework.
Chetan has two decades of advisory and consulting experience, of which 11 years were with EY. He has advised MNCs on restructuring of cross border operations, M&As, IPO planning as well as providing strategic approach to complex issues. Chetan has worked in Mumbai, London and Dubai in various advisory roles.