A N I N T E R V I E W W I T H ARADHNA GUPTA DAYAL
CIO, Regal Ford Asia Family Office and Founder & CEO, Access Alts Asia
Please tell us about your family business.
I am the fourth-generation family member of one of the oldest landowning families in northern India, with operations in agriculture, gas, logistics and construction. My grandfather, Dr Sriram Gupta, was a well-known philanthropist who gave away 80% of his wealth to his people and lobbied for girl education, eradication of dowry and innovation in tech. I got married rather early, at the age of 20, and moved to Hong Kong, which is where I set up my family office, Regal Ford Asia, in the late 1990s. This made us one of the