Newport Beach, CA (March 12, 2014) – Pelican Point Capital Partners, LLC., announces the appointment of Gurjesh Suri as an adviser to its board. Gurjesh’s 28 year career has spanned real estate, retail distribution into India, industrial development advisory and clean technology initiatives for foreign companies seeking to tap the vast Indian market. Mr. Suri has built a solid network of key Indian business leaders and partners given his reputation domestically and amongst non-Indian investors and companies seeking a partner and dependable adviser for India.
Mr. Suri is currently the co-founder and director of Camelback Ventures Pvt. Ltd., a Pelican Point Capital portfolio company partner. Camelback is a leading authorized distributor and partner to high-tech, clean-tech and “green” tech cutting edge firms, primarily from the US, entering Asian markets and focusing on India. Camelback is the sole distributor in India for World Water & Solar Technologies Inc. (USA) which is an off-grid solar powered portable water purification and pumping company for desalination, purification, irrigation and disaster management purposes used by various governments, farmers, armed forces and NGOs. Gurjesh is the Founder and Director of HomeAlive Venture Pvt. Ltd., a Real Estate company in India focusing on direct investment, co-investment, project development, structuring of corporate leasing of office spaces for domestic and international clients.
Gurjesh is also an on ground consultant for Hill International Ltd. (NYSE: HIL) in New Delhi and the Northern Capital Region where he assists developers in the sourcing of contracts for Hill’s strategic initiatives. Further Gurjesh is the Partner of TPI, a distribution company of luxury home goods and appliances for the Indian market which has the exclusive rights for brands such as Bulthaup Kitchen (Germany), Sub-Zero Wolf (USA), De Dietreich (France), Aston Martin Furniture (UK) and Mercedes Benz Furniture (Germany).
“Gurjesh and his numerous enterprises, his accessibility and his knowledge of the Indian business community as well as connectivity to foreign businesses looking to invest in India or penetrate Indian consumer markets is highly valuable to Pelican’s Indo-American/Global Ventures,” said Ike Suri – Co CEO and Co Founder of Pelican Point Capital.