I listen to more podcasts than I’d like to admit. From themes covering business, investments, health, fitness, economics, I listen to everything. The fact that I commute for 4 hours a day probably aides my podcast addiction. Over the course of the past year, I’ve experimented with quite a few podcasts. Whenever I come across […]

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They say Customer is King. What the saying really means is – Money is king. In the sense, whoever pays money for your product/service is king. It is common knowledge that the Indian consumer is “Price sensitive”. Meaning us Indians do not pay for squat. Discounts, sales and free products/services are an essential growth hack […]

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If there’s one resource that has increased my knowledge on a wide-range of topics specific to India, week after week, it has got to be this Podcast. The Seen and Unseen Podcast hosted by Amit Varma explores the hidden side to everything. What’s better? it covers all topics from an India perspective. There are very […]

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As a venture capitalist, I get an unfair advantage. I get to see businesses, their successes and failures from a 10,000 feet height. All this while still being in the thick of the action. It’s unfair sometimes. I get access to data e.g. financial, company strategies, inside scoop, pivots, investments etc. unlike most other professions.This […]

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In Venture Capital, valuable companies are hard to come by. You’ve probably heard this far too often.If not, here’s a neat post explaining the math on why 95% of Venture Capital firms fail. No one can predict valuable companies at early stages. Venture capital has become about spreading your (investment) net far and wide to […]

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Transactions are at the very heart of an economy and Payments power those transactions. India’s Financial Sector has seen sweeping reforms post 1991, especially in the banking sector. However, the population is still largely under served when it comes to access to basic financial services. With emerging technologies and growth in telecom infrastructure, Financial services […]

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