Ganesh RengaswamyCo-Founder & Partner at Quona Capital
Ganesh Rengaswamy is Co-founder & Partner at Quona Capital, a first-of-its-kind VC firm investing in leading fintech companies across emerging markets. Ganesh leads Asia investments for the firm. Prior to Quona, Ganesh was a General Partner of Lok Capital, a venture growth fund that invests in enterprises offering innovative services in financial inclusion, education and employability. Ganesh previously served as Director and Head of Asia for Unitus Inc., backing commercially sustainable solutions in inclusive finance. At Lok and Unitus, Ganesh advised several pioneering financial services leaders including Ujjivan, SKS Microfinance, Equitas, and Bandhan. Prior to Unitus, he led the entry of Silicon Valley-based VC firm, Greylock Partners into the Indian market and co-founded Travelguru.com (acquired by Travelocity). Early in his career, Ganesh worked on Fortune 500 consumer and financial services clients at Infosys.
Ganesh's current and past investment and entrepreneurial advisory roles include Unitus Seed Fund, Village Capital, the Indian Angel Network, Accion Venture Lab, GSF, IIM-Ahmedabad and ISB, and he has been featured on Bloomberg, CNBC, and The Economic Times. His current investments include IndiaMart, NeoGrowth, Coins, CreditMantri and Fisdom. Ganesh previously served on the boards of Hippocampus Learning Centres, Rural Shores and Shubham (exit to Premji-Invest). Ganesh has an MBA from Harvard Business School, and Masters and Engineering degrees from IIM Kolkata and IIT-Varanasi, respectively.