Vivek Ramaswamy was born into a Hindu Brahmin family on 09-08-1985 in Cincinnati in the state of Ohio, United States as Vivek Ganapathy Ramaswamy. He is an American entrepreneur, lawyer, author, politician, executive chairman & co-founder of Strive Asset Management. He became the candidate in the 2024 Republican Party Presidential Primaries.
|Other Names||Vivek Ganapathy Ramaswamy, Vivek G. Ramaswamy|
|Profession||Entrepreneur, Lawyer, Author, Politician|
|Birth Place||Cincinnati, Ohio, United States|
|Age||38 Years Old (as of 19-08-2023)|
|Best Known as||Executive Chairman & Co-founder of Strive Asset Management|
Candidate of the 2024 Republican Party Presidential Primaries
Vivek Ramaswamy studied at a public school till 8th grade and joined St. Xavier High School in Cincinnati. After completing his schooling in 2003, he joined Harvard College and received a graduate degree in BA Biology in 2007. He was awarded a post-graduate fellowship in 2011 by the Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans. Then, he joined Yale Law School in New Haven, Connecticut, US & received a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree in 2013.
|School||St. Xavier High School, Cincinnati|
|College||Harvard College, Cambridge|
Yale Law School, New Haven
|Qualification||Juris Doctor (J.D.)|
After completing his graduation in 2007, he became the co-manager & partner at QVT Financial LP. He also founded a Campus Venture Network along with Travis May in 2007 for those university students who aspired to launch a business. They sold it in 2009 to the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. He quit QVT in Jan 2014 and founded his own biotechnology firm “Roivant Sciences” in the same month and became the CEO of the firm and received start-up capital of around $100 million from QVT and others. In Aug 2013, the market cap of the company has been crossed $8 billion.
He founded an asset management firm “Strive Asset Management” along with Anson Frericks in Jan 2022 and received $20 million from outside investors. The firm’s crossed $750 million in assets under management in 2023.
He became the candidate for the 2024 US presidential election from the Republican party.
|Height||in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”|
in centimeters: 173 cm
in meters: 1.73 m
|Weight||72 Kgs (158 lbs)|
- Vivek Ramaswamy is an American Entrepreneur, Lawyer, Author, Politician, Executive Chairman & Co-founder of Strive Asset Management.
- He gained a degree of Juris Doctor from Yale Law School in 2013.
- His parents were Indian and belonged to India’s state of Kerala.
- He is a pure vegetarian.
- He married his college friend after dating for 2-3 years.
- He worked as a partner/manager at QVT Financial LP in New York City from 2007 to 2014.
- He founded a biotechnology company “Roivant Sciences” in 2014 and served as a CEO from 2014 to 2021.
- He founded an asset management company “Strive Asset Management” in 2021.
- In Feb 2023, he became the candidate from the Republican party for the 2024 US presidential election.
Vivek Ramaswamy’s Family
|Father||V. G. Ramaswamy (engineer)|
|Mother||Geetha Ramaswamy (geriatric psychiatrist)|
|Spouse||Apoorva Tiwari (marriage date: 31st May 2015)|
|Son||Karthik Ramaswamy, Arjun Ramaswamy|
He was born to immigrant parents. His father V. G. Ramaswamy was an engineer and his mother Geetha Ramaswamy was a geriatric psychiatrist. He has a brother named Shankar Ramaswamy. He married a physician Apoorva Tewari on 31-05-2015. Together they have two sons named Karthik Ramaswamy & Arjun Ramaswamy.
Vivek with his wife Dr. Apoorva and sons Karthik and Arjun
A photo of young Vivek during playing Tennis at School
He dated Apoorva Tiwari during his JD studies at Yale Law School. Apoorva was a student of medicine and Vivek was studying Law. They married in 2015.
|Home Town||Cincinnati, Ohio, United States|
|Residence||New York City, New York, United States (as of 2016)|
Butler County, Ohio, United States (since 2016)
Columbus, Ohio, Franklin County, United States (in 2023)
|Email Address||[email protected]|
|Favorite Colour||Blue, Black|
|Favorite Politician||Donald Trump|
|Favorite Food||Home-made Pure Veg Food|