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Dhar takes minimalist approach to everything


Madhav Dhar, the former Morgan Stanley emerging markets specialist, may not have told anyone very much about his investment strategy at Traxis which he is founding with Barton Biggs, but he is willing to talk about his approach to interior decoration.

Dhar and his wife Patricia recently hired Jennifer Post to refurbish their apartment in Manhattan's prestigious Upper East Side. The result persuaded Elle Décor to feature the apartment in its May issue. Best described as modern and minimalist, the 3,500 sq foot apartment in a 2001 building by Robert A.M. Stern, was gutted and reworked to feature bright,