Venkat focuses on listed financial services investments at Elevation. Prior to this, he worked as an equity research associate at Kotak Institutional Equities, covering the Indian banking space and as an equity research analyst covering global investment banks and wealth managers at J.P. Morgan. He holds an integrated Master's degree in Financial Engineering and a Bachelor's degree in Agricultural and Food Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
The independence to think freely, beyond the shackles of traditional finance is what I value deeply in my current role.
"As a fund focused on early stage investments, Elevation excels at identifying emerging trends and backing winners that have the potential to disrupt the world as we know it. Having worked extensively on the financial services space in the listed universe, this gives me a holistic perspective into the future, that I believe is key to investing across the spectrum. The independence to think freely, beyond the shackles of traditional finance is what I value deeply in my current role."