Co-Founder & Principal

H.E. Mr. Arun Panchariya


His Excellency Arun Panchariya, the Consul General for Liberia in the UAE, is an award-winning entrepreneur with over 20 years’ experience in investment banking, fund management, commercial banking,commodity trading and other financial services. H.E. is the founder/ Principal of Global Finance & Capital Limited. In Recent years, Mr. Panchariya focus has been on the financing, facilitation and execution of PPP infrastructure projects around the world.
On 9th September 2014, Mr. Panchariya led a high profile Investor meet Forum under the patronage of West African Investment Forum with tag line of, 'Invest In UEMOA'. Global Finance & Capital Limited, in partnership with West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA)and the West African Development Bank (BOAD) presented projects worth USD 21. 5 billion to the EPC contractors, Developers and Bankers for investment, out of which projects worth USD19 billion have been taken up by different Investors/ Developers by signing Memorandum of Understanding and Memorandum of Cooperation. Six countries Presidents, two Countries Representatives and Vice President & Prime Minister of United Arab Emirates, Ruler of Dubai His Highness Mohammed Bin Rashid AI Maktoum, were present in investor meet Forum.
The awards H.E has received:
  • NRI in London Excellence Award 2015, was presented by honourable Finance Minister of Indian
  • Business Excellence Award by AIBF at the house of Lords, London for “Africa infrastructure initiative” in 2015.
  • Platinum Business Person of the year 2010, by the Asian Achievers Awards (AAA)
  • Asian Leaderships in Banking Awards 2010 by International Who’s who.