Tariq Premji is currently Vice President, Azim Premji Endowment Fund-an entity set up by Azim Premji to fund his philanthropic initiatives. As a founding team member, he has been instrumental in setting up and institutionalising the investment process of this fund.
Prior to this, he was part of the founding team at PremjiInvest, the family investment office, where he now serves on the Investment Committee that oversees the management of $5 Billion in assets.
In addition, he serves as a board member of Azim Premji Foundation, one of the largest operating philanthropic foundation in India and Azim Premji Philanthropic Initiatives, one of the largest philanthropic grant making organizations in India. The Azim Premji Foundation works on improving school education working with over 350,000 schools across the country; and also runs Azim Premji University, established in 2011. Azim Premji Philanthropic Initiatives makes grants to organizations working on diverse social issues. Tariq has done his Bachelors in Commerce from Bangalore University.