Rajiv’s career spans corporate finance, business consulting, outsourcing and technology. During his 17 year corporate stint, he has built and managed $100M P&L ; overseen M&A, consulted and sold to large enterprise clients. His career includes leadership roles at Arvind Garments, Arthur Andersen, Infosys BPO and Infrahedge, a subsidiary of State Street. He has been an active angel investor and advisor over the last 9 years. He set up and ran seedX – an advisory and consulting firm for early-stage ventures. He has been actively involved in mentoring startups from inception, helping them with strategy and execution, scaling their business, raising capital and building relationships with investor community.
He believes in the fact that startups should focus on creating value for customers and the rest will follow.