Is there anything in which Indians have not ventured into? Is there something which Indians have not made a mark in? May be not! In fact, we should be proud that wherever we go, we will find at least one Indian in the crowd and how could venture capitalism be left behind?!!
Of the top 100 Global Venture Capitalists, fourteen Indians have made us proud today as they get themselves on the list.
The top ten among them are:
|Serial no:||NAME||COMPANY||GLOBAL RANK|
|1||SAMEER GANDHI||ACCEL PARTNERS||25|
|2||PROMOD HAQUE||NORWEST VENTURE PARTNERS||32|
|3||SALIL DESHPANDE||BAIN CAPITAL VENTURES||35|
|4||NAVIN CHADDA||MAYFIELD FUND||45|
|5||ASHEEM CHANDNA||GREYLOCK PARTNERS||47|
|6||DEVEN PAREKH||INSIGHT VENTURE PARTNERS||52|
|7||JAI DAS||SAPPHIRE VENTURES||59|
|8||HEMANT TANEJA||GENERAL CATALYST PARTNERS||67|
|9||NEERAJ AGGARWAL||BATTERY VENTURES||68|
|10||KRISHNA KOLLURI||NEW ENTERPRISE ASSOCIATES||73|
- The list has been complied by CB Insights, a research firm that tracks VC and angel investments
- The report was led by Peter Fanton and considered the following factors among many for creating it.
- Investor exits
- Consistency of investments
The report evaluated these investors on basis on of their investments since 2008.