Student, Investment Banker, Entrepreneur, Investor,
Professor & Mentor
Partner – Purple Ventures Management Consultants LLP
Director, Purple Concierge Services Private Limited
Member –Dasra, India’s leading strategic philanthropy foundation
Chairman, Entrepreneurship Development Group, YBF, a Bombay Chamber of Commerce initiative
Member of the Board of Governors, Universal Business School, Karjat
Sub ComiteeMember, GarwareClub House
Advisor / Mentor –Rentomojo.com
Purple Ventures is a pioneering startup consulting firm and incubator dedicated to transforming innovative ideas into successful businesses. Our comprehensive consulting services encompass financial, strategic, marketing, and information technology domains, tailoring solutions to each unique entrepreneurial venture.
As part of the Purple Ventures, he is also currently a board member / honorary board member / advisor / mentor to various listed and non listed companies in India and internationally.
He is also a guest faculty at various business schools across India especially to educate on entrepreneurship, management consultancy and discuss various case studies in detail.
Prior to starting Purple Ventures, he was with the Investment Banking/ Mergers and
Acquisitions Department at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, previously known as DSP Merrill Lynch Ltd, India’s leading investment bank. During his tenure, he was involved in raising and executing over USD 8.0 bn through various capital market/M&A deals, with some of the largest deals in Indian history including the India’s largest add on offering of ICICI Bank for USD 4.95 bn equity offering.
He has a Bachelors and Masters in commerce from University of Mumbai, Masters in Business Administration from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of management studies and is also a graduate of the prestigious Wharton Business School’s Executive Program on Investment Banking,
I have been mentoring various for profit and not for profit entrepreneurs and leaders since 2011 and decided to use this experience to make a larger social impact by leveraging social media platforms. I mentor entrepreneur’s every Saturday between 3 – 6 pm near Marine Drive, Mumbai India on Pro Bono Basis