Vivek Ramaswamy

Former Presidential Candidate at United States

Vivek Ramaswamy Bio

Vivek Ganapathy Ramaswamy, born August 9, 1985, in Cincinnati, Ohio, comes from a family of Indian Hindu immigrants. His parents, originating from Kerala, pursued professional careers in the United States. His father worked as an engineer and patent attorney, while his mother was a geriatric psychiatrist. Raised in Ohio, Ramaswamy showed early promise, excelling in tennis and academics.

Ramaswamy completed his Bachelor’s degree in biology from Harvard University, where he was known for his libertarian views and participation in the Harvard Political Union. He later earned a Juris Doctor from Yale Law School, where he was financially self-sufficient due to his success in finance, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology.

Career Milestones

Roivant Sciences

In 2014, Ramaswamy founded Roivant Sciences, focusing on developing drugs that had been shelved by other companies. The company, with a strategy of reviving overlooked drugs, quickly gained attention in the biotech industry.

Ventures and Achievements

Ramaswamy’s career includes co-founding Chapter Medicare and serving as chairman of OnCore Biopharma. He established Roivant Social Ventures, focusing on social impact initiatives within the biopharma industry.

Political Aspirations

In February 2023, Ramaswamy announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination in the 2024 U.S. Presidential Election. His campaign centers around opposing corporate diversity and inclusion initiatives and criticizes environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) practices.

Personal Life and Beliefs

Ramaswamy, married with two children, balances his professional life with a strong commitment to his Hindu faith and vegetarian lifestyle. His net worth, as of 2023, is estimated by Forbes to be over $950 million.

With his diverse experiences and bold perspectives, Vivek Ganapathy Ramaswamy is a notable figure in both the entrepreneurial and political landscapes.

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Vivek Ramaswamy Current Work

  • United States Former Presidential Candidate
  • Strive Asset Management Co-Founder and Executive Chairman
  • Roivant Sciences Founder

Vivek Ramaswamy Previous Work

  • QVT Financial LP Partner 2007 - 2014
  • Campus Venture Network Co-Founder and President 2007 - 2009

Vivek Ramaswamy Education

  • Yale Law School, Doctor of Law (J.D.),
  • Harvard University, A.B., Biology, 2003 - 2007

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