Episode XLviii – Pankaj Jethwani of W Health Ventures

As the heath-tech startup ecosystem sees increasing interest, funding, and valuations in India, We delved deep into a conversation with a Doctor turned VC investor for a refreshing perspective on the space! Our guest Pankaj Jethwani, Executive Vice President of W Health Ventures, sheds light on the following: What motivated Pankaj to become a doctor?Continue reading “Episode XLviii – Pankaj Jethwani of W Health Ventures”

Episode XXXix- Srikanth Sundararajan, General Partner at VenturEast

In this week’s episode of #DamaniTalks we had Dr. Srikanth Sundararajan, General Partner at VenturEast. With over 33+ years of entrepreneurial and investor experience, he has had an impressive journey! VenturEast is one of the longest-standing venture capital fund managers in India, investing since 1997 and managing close to $325+ million. They have 100+ investmentsContinue reading “Episode XXXix- Srikanth Sundararajan, General Partner at VenturEast”

Episode XXXiv- Abhishek Agarwal, Founder of Rockstud Capital

Abhishek Agarwal is an angel investor-turned-fund manager with 13+ years in the Indian Financial Market and Start-up Ecosystem. He started his career as a research analyst and is now the Founder of Rockstud Capital. He has a proven track record of successfully investing in both Startups and Listed Equities space. Rockstud Capital is India’s firstContinue reading “Episode XXXiv- Abhishek Agarwal, Founder of Rockstud Capital”

Episode XXv- Ramakant Sharma, Co-Founder of Livspace

Livspace is an online retail platform for in-home designs & furniture for home improvement. The platform enables users to fill out forms, book professionals & receive quotes for the designs. The company provides installation services. Ramakant Sharma is the co-Founder of Livspace and an active angel investor. Before founding Livspace, Ramakant was a core teamContinue reading “Episode XXv- Ramakant Sharma, Co-Founder of Livspace”

Episode XX – Ajay Hattangdi, F(o)under of Alteria Capital

Alteria Capital is India’s largest Venture Debt fund, focused on innovative startups backed by strong VC sponsors. They provide financial solutions to help entrepreneurs transform and grow their businesses to their full potential.   Ajay Hattangdi founded the company in 2018 and has been an expert in the venture lending space since 2005. Alteria CapitalContinue reading “Episode XX – Ajay Hattangdi, F(o)under of Alteria Capital”

Episode XV – Anil Joshi, Founder of Unicorn India Ventures

Unicorn India Ventures was founded in 2016 and has made around 30 investments in that time. They mainly focus on startups in the technology space. Anil Joshi co-founded the fund in 2016 after his experience with Mumbai Angels. He believes in investing in founders and their team and backing technology risks. Going from marketing toContinue reading “Episode XV – Anil Joshi, Founder of Unicorn India Ventures”

Episode X – Sanjay Mehta, Investor, Founder of 100X.VC

Sanjay Mehta is a man that needs no introduction to people familiar with the venture capital ecosystem in India. He has founded over 5 companies, and invested in 100+ start-ups to date. 100X. VC is Sanjay Mehta’s latest venture that aims to invest in 100 start-ups using iSafe Notes in India – within a year. 100X.VC is sponsoredContinue reading “Episode X – Sanjay Mehta, Investor, Founder of 100X.VC”