Ramakant is a seasoned tech entrepreneur and active angel investor with over 15 years of expertise in technology firms (SaaS, consumer internet, deep tech), as well as early-stage investments.
Throughout his career, his strong conviction in description via technology and problem-solving has served as his true north.
He has been an active member in the Indian startup scene, co-founding significant firms including Livspace, acting as an angel investor, and mentoring over forty new entrepreneurs.
Dr. Ashish Gupta is a business owner, consultant, and strategic angel investor. Helion Advisors was co-founded in 2006, and he currently represents Helion Advisors, which manages a $600 million corpus over three funds.
He is also on the boards of many companies, including Infoedge, Simplilearn, and Workspot.
Prior to Helion, he was a Venture Partner at Woodside Fund and co-founded two companies, Tavant Technologies and Junglee.com, which was ultimately bought by Amazon.
He has also previously worked for Oracle Corporation and IBM. RedBus, Mu Sigma, Daksh (IBM), Upwork (UPWK), MakeMyTrip, and Flipkart are among his other ventures.
11. Gaurav Munjal
Gaurav Munjal is the Co-Founder and CEO of Unacademy, India's largest learning platform, as well as the Founder of Flatchat.
Gaurav graduated from NMIMS University in Mumbai with a B.Tech in Computer Science.
Gaurav Munjal invested in 32 different companies. Their most recent investment is Series A – Trinkerr, which will close on December 9, 2021. Trinkerr received a $6.6 million investment from Gaurav Munjal.
Ritesh Agarwal is the founder and CEO of OYO Rooms, an Indian startup. The 27-year-old entrepreneur from Odisha, who comes from a modest background, has been dubbed India's youngest billionaire for the year 2021.
He's also won the Young Entrepreneur Award from Business World. One of Ritesh Agarwal's most outstanding characteristics is that he had seen it all—fame, success, and money—by the age of 25.
He has made a number of early-stage investments in consumer, technology, and leisure infrastructure firms.
Worked at Zomato as the Global Head of Advertising Sales before being promoted to COO. He was promoted to the position of Zomato's Co-founder.
He resigned from Zomato on September 14, 2021, after a brief time as Co-founder and COO. He is a frequent angel investor who has put money into a number of early-stage and startup companies.
Gokul Rajaram is an investor and Internet entrepreneur. He is a member of the Pinterest and The Trade Desk boards of directors. He attended the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, where he earned a Bachelor of Technology degree in computer science.
He later earned an M.S. in Computer Science from The University of Texas at Austin, as well as an M.B.A. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management.
He has invested in businesses such as Router Protocol, Planet Spark, SalaryBox, Databento, and others.
Ashish Hemrajani is an Indian entrepreneur who established BookMyShow, India's leading online ticketing platform for concerts, movies, plays, sports, and live events.
Bigtree Entertainment, the parent firm that controls the online ticket purchasing endeavor BookMyShow, was founded by him in 1999. He attended Maneckji Cooper Education Trust in Mumbai for his education.
He graduated from Mithibai College in Juhu. He earned an MBA with a specialization in marketing from the College of Commerce and Economics in Sydenham. He has invested in companies such as zorro, vocal, Lysto, Paz care, and many more.
Mr. Zishaan Hayath is the founder and CEO of Toppr.com, an online platform for subject learning that he founded in 2013. Prior to that, in 2008, Mr. Hayath co-founded 'Chaupaati.com,' a phone commerce platform that allowed millions of Indian phone users to buy household appliances, electronics, children's items, and books.
He is also an angel investor in some of India's most exciting start-ups, such as Olacabs and Housing.com. He has invested in 20 start-ups in the Consumer Internet, B2B SaaS, Solar, Wearables, and QSR industries.
Suhail Sameer is the CEO of BharatPe, and all CXOs will report to him. Sameer has considerable experience working with firms in the consumer (FMCG, retail) and consumer technology sectors, as well as institutional investors, and is the recipient of the Economic Times Most Promising Leader of Asia Award.