100x Entrepreneur

In the 100x Entrepreneur podcast series I cover the most successful venture capitalists, entrepreneurs and professionals. They have shared in this podcast series the habits and mindset that can help you become 100x of yourself. 100x Entrepreneur podcast series by Siddhartha Ahluwalia is made for young professionals, entrepreneurs and investors. Through this podcast series I am living my purposRead More


Ishpreet Gandhi, Stride Ventures on the emerging role of Venture Debt in the startup Ecosystem

Jul 5, 2020
34 min
After completing his MBA from Delhi School of Economics, Ishpreet worked with many banks like - Kotak Mahindra, IFDC, and Citibank among others. For a major part of his career, he worked on Debt funding companies via Banks as Financial...
Jul 5, 2020 • 34 MIN

Somesh Dash, IVP on learnings from the crisis of 2002 & 2008 and investing in resilient companies

Jun 28, 2020
60 min
While having his family roots back in Odisha (India), Somesh had his upbringing in Canada & the US. After completing his graduation from UC Berkeley in 2001, as the US job-market was hit after 9/11 he came to India and joined Sony...
Jun 28, 2020 • 60 MIN

Understanding Exits and Investing in High Growth Startups with Dhruv Kapoor, Sistema Asia Capital

Jun 21, 2020
52 min
Dhruv worked with ABN AMRO and McKinsey & Company in Investment Management & Strategy roles in the early days of his career. He stepped into the VC ecosystem in India by eventually joining Helion Ventures in 2008. At Helion Ventures he was part of...
Jun 21, 2020 • 52 MIN

Ganesh Rengaswamy, Quona Capital, on the growth of Digital Lending and Neo Banking in India

Jun 14, 2020
44 min
Ganesh began his career working in Strategy & Acquisition at Infosys in the San Francisco Bay area. He founded his first startup - Travelguru (later acquired by Travelocity) while he was pursuing his MBA from Harvard Business School. In 2006, he...
Jun 14, 2020 • 44 MIN

Sushma Kaushik on the Exit thesis of Aavishkaar Capital & investing in socially responsible startups

Jun 7, 2020
34 min
Sushma is one of the few women in India’s VC ecosystem with over 14+ years of investing experience. She has also been acknowledged for “40 under 40 - Alternate Investment Professionals” in India. Currently, at Aavishkaar, she majorly looks after...
Jun 7, 2020 • 34 MIN

Anand Chandrasekaran on principles of product marketing and investing in SaaS companies

May 31, 2020
63 min
Anand has worked with some top companies in SaaS & Product roles - Yahoo, Airtel, Snapdeal, Freecharge, Facebook & currently at Five9. Since 2014 he has been an Angel Investor in over 50+ companies, some of the popular one’s being - Yulu,...
May 31, 2020 • 63 MIN

Anup Jain, Orios Venture Partners, on identifying the best founders & investing in Consumer Brands

May 24, 2020
47 min
Anup worked with some top of the line consumer brands like - Bata, Yum! Restaurants International (Pizza Hut), Whirpool, and P&G among others for over 20 years of his career. In 2015 he started his own family office through which he mentored and...
May 24, 2020 • 47 MIN

Ritu Verma on why Ankur Capital is betting big on Agritech and Healthcare in india

May 17, 2020
37 min
During her early career, Ritu worked in Product Development at Unilever and later in Marketing Strategy at Philips. In 2013 she Co-founded Ankur Capital with Rema Subramanian Ankur Capital has so far majorly invested in Agritech & Healthcare...
May 17, 2020 • 37 MIN

Deepak Gupta, WEH Ventures on Impact of COVID19 on upcoming Investments & Startups

May 10, 2020
28 min
Deepak’s investment journey started with him joining Intel Capital in early 2000, where he spent 14 years managing global investments, mergers & acquisitions. In 2015, he started Equitycrest, which identified and worked with early-stage startups...
May 10, 2020 • 28 MIN

Pankaj Makkar, Bertelsmann India Investments, on Investing in Growth Stage Startups

May 3, 2020
30 min
Pankaj joined Bertelsmann New York in 2009 and later started Bertelsmann Corporate Services India Pvt. Ltd and Bertelsmann India Investments. Bertelsmann India Investments has several popular startups in its portfolio - Licious, Pepperfry, and...
May 3, 2020 • 30 MIN

Mekin Maheshwari on Impact of COVID-19 on Small & Medium Enterprises and Startups

Apr 26, 2020
37 min
Coming from a Tech-background Mekin spent his early career at Yahoo, Ugenie, Lulu.com, and Flipkart. Since 2016, he has also been an Angel Investor investor and exited a few startups such as - UrbanClap, Vaahan, Tapchief, Quizziz & mGaadi. In 2017...
Apr 26, 2020 • 37 MIN

Blume Ventures: Sanjay Nath on Post Covid-19 Scenario for Startups & Building Future of Work

Apr 19, 2020
44 min
#100xEntrepreneur #Podcast with Sanjay Nath, Managing Partner at Blume Ventures It seems as if Silicon Valley has been a consistent choice during the early career phase for several Indian VCs! Sanjay isn’t an exception as well. After spending...
Apr 19, 2020 • 44 MIN