Deepak is a venture capitalist turned serial entrepreneur. He graduated from IIM Calcutta and has worked as an Investment Manager for VenturEast Tenet Fund II (VET), seed stage fund committed to make venture capital style equity based investments in technology start-ups. He also completed venture capital development program from ISB, Hyderabad.
Deepak led a team at Infosys, which offered business solutions to Daimler Chrysler. He has a rich experience of working in the microfinance industry. He has worked with over 15 NGOs and has been a part of several fund raising initiatives. With an interest in research, he undertook a study on the current agrarian crisis in India, focusing on farmer’s suicides in the Vidarbha region.
His other pursuits include managing his theatre company ‘Shoelace Productions’. He was the second runner up in a reality TV show aired by channel [V] and has also served as the president of student’s body at IIM Calcutta.