There is a truly risen of rich people in India. As their number is rapidly growing, they take their large families and move to London, becoming “Bollygarchs”. Their name refers to “Bollywood”- the capital of Indian cinema and “oligarch”. Among these group is Cyrus Vandrevala; a visionary private equity investor, who started investing in technology businesses in his 20’s and now has global investments in a multiple of public and private companies. He has made his mark as a man of style in London having lived at Claridge's for six months before buying a house in Holland Park for £20m.
One of the advantages of foreign investment is that it helps in the economic progress of the country where the investment is being made. Cyrus Vandrevala is one of the people responsible for the recent financial and culture contribution in England. He participated last year of the Russian Midsummer Fantasy in aid of the Raisa Gorbechev Foundation, which fights childhood cancer.