Dinesh Vazirani is the CEO and Co-Founder of Saffronart, the world’s leading auction house for
Indian art. Dinesh completed both his Bachelor’s degree in Fine Art and his Master’s in Industrial
Engineering from Stanford University. In 1994, he received an MBA degree with Honours from
the Harvard Business School. Dinesh’s alma mater, the Harvard Business School, published a case
study on Saffronart that continues to be studied by MBA students there today.
Dinesh has held several leadership positions in the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO). He was
Chapter Chair of YPO’s Bombay Chapter and serves on the boards of several companies in India.
He has been collecting and promoting Indian art for the last twenty years, and is a frequent
speaker and leading industry expert.