Siddharth joined the DWM Asia debt team in July 2017 and is based in India.
Prior to joining DWM, Siddharth was a co-founder of a global agribusiness consulting firm, Agroaccess Consulting LLP, that is involved in incubation and scaling of an US-India JV company on Animal Genetics. Prior to AgroAccess, he worked as a Consultant with CapAleph Advisors India P Limited, a company that manages an Indian agribusiness focused PE fund of US $ 22 million. Prior to CapAleph, he mostly worked with banks focusing on financial inclusion. He has total of 15 years’ experience mostly in the Impact sectors such as agribusiness and microfinance. He has worked with leading Banks such as ING, HDFC Bank, Ananya Finance (NBFC of WWB, New York) and Standard Chartered Bank in microfinance and SME lending. He started his career as a grain purchase officer with Godrej Agrovet Limited, a leading agribusiness company in India.
He is a graduate of Berkeley-Haas (Entrepreneurship), IIM Calcutta (Finance), Indian Institute of Plantation Management (Agribusiness and Plantation) and UAS Bangalore (Agri Marketing and Cooperative Management).