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Parker leads India hedge funds

Nandita Agarwal Parker, who runs the best-performing India-focused hedge fund, is betting on a bull run

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"I loved math and I had a head for numbers. Even before I went to business school, I knew I wanted to be on Wall Street." - Ms Parker (above), who runs Karma Capital Management LLC, on the outskirts of New Delhi, with her husband, Douglas Parker

Mumbai

WHEN Nandita Agarwal Parker started her India hedge fund a decade ago, all investors in the US wanted to talk about were her children and her husband. "When I went to fund-raise in 2004, a fund-of-funds guy told me 'Honey, what you need is a sugar daddy,' " Parker, 49, said in an