Vivek Ramaswamy founded Roivant Sciences, a biopharmaceutical company, in 2014, after a career as a successful biotech investor. A 35-year-old first-generation American, he is a graduate of Harvard College and Yale Law School. He is an Ohio native and lives with his wife Apoorva and their son Karthik. Mr. Ramaswamy serves on the board of directors of the Philanthropy Roundtable and the Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity.
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'Woke, Inc. is a reminder of the power of overcoming group think, centred around identity labels, and facing challenges with a more equanimous mindset' - Financial Times
'As consumers, all of us, woke and not, could do with reading this book and absorbing some of its cynicism, so that in future we know exactly what we're being sold and why' - Josh Glancy, Sunday Times
'A brave new book' - Iain Martin, The Times
'A provocative critique, wrapped in a gripping personal story that pulls you in from page one. Vivek Ramaswamy is breakthrough brilliant and arrestingly original. Woke, Inc. is essential reading for anyone who cares about America's democracy, economy, and future' - Amy Chua, author of Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations
'The single most informative and insightful analysis yet of woke ideology...Woke, Inc. is indispensable for understanding how America's newest and most consequential cultural dogma is fundamentally transforming virtually every sector of our lives' - Glenn Greenwald, author of Securing Democracy