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Our Partner, Sridhar Gorthi, talks to Dinesh Vazirani, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Saffronart, on the Indian art market and value creation.

They chart the evolution of the art market in India and the pivotal role played by Saffronart in building this market. They explore the factors impacting the pricing and valuation of art and also discuss certain tips for people looking to invest in art.


Dinesh Vazirani

Dinesh Vazirani is the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Saffronart, a leading auction house for Indian art. In fact, Saffronart has set several global benchmarks for online auctions and Dinesh’s alma mater, the Harvard Business School, has published a case study on Saffronart.

Being an art collector himself, Dinesh has been collecting and promoting Indian art for over twenty years. Dinesh has held several leadership positions in the Young Presidents’ Organisation (YPO) and was the Chapter Chair of YPO’s Bombay Chapter. He also serves on the boards of several Indian companies.

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