Amit Gupta is Partner and Co-Founder of Clearwater and a member of Clearwater's Investment and Management Committees. Mr. Gupta's principal responsibilities include credit research, due diligence, analysis and valuation. Throughout his investment career, Mr. Gupta has been on the forefront of credit analysis and deal execution in Asia. Mr. Gupta leads over 30 investment professionals across Clearwater and it's investee companies, who analyze and perform deep due diligence on a robust pipeline of direct lending, stressed and distressed credits in Asia. Prior to founding Clearwater in 2001, Mr. Gupta garnered experience while holding positions at Goldman Sachs (Asia) LLC where he was an Executive Director, at Peregrine Fixed Income Ltd. and at ICICI Ltd.
Mr. Gupta sits on the Board of two Clearwater portfolio companies. He holds a post graduate diploma in management from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and a bachelor of engineering degree in Electronics and Communications with Honors from the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee. Mr. Gupta is fluent in English and Hindi and conversational in Punjabi.