When Rajiv isn't tracking his investments & sectors at Arali, he can be seen networking & building relationships with people. He is a big believer in relationships and their value in the venture capital business. Rajiv also is very passionate about execution & operations and drives internal processes at Arali.
Rajiv’s corporate career spans two decades in corporate finance, business consulting, outsourcing and technology, followed by five years in the start-up ecosystem. During his corporate stint, he has built and managed $100M P&L, has 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.
Rajiv is an Amitabh movie buff, cricket tragic and armchair sports lover. He has rediscovered his love for reading, has been a diligent yoga student over the last two years and above all loves his chatting sessions with friends & family. He also runs Hejje, a not for profit initiative focused on senior citizen care and children's education.