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Lunch with BS: Ashish Dhawan

Up the learning curve

The founder of private equity major ChrysCapital is busy figuring out a way to fix India’s education system. I am meeting Ashish Dhawan, one of the most successful investors in India in the past decade, at Latitude, the restaurant he has chosen that lies perched above Good Earth in Khan Market. As I walk in, a group of 20 or so people are creating a din that would give a college reunion batch a run for its money. I choose a table tucked away on the enclosed patio and far from the madding crowd and wait for Dhawan who shows up 10 minutes later, writes Rajiv Rao. I’ve known Dhawan ...