Anthill Ventures is an institutional member with HA and is represented by -
He has worked extensively in both India and US; comes with rich and diverse management experience and business acumen across a spectrum of Industries and functions. His international experience and professional qualifications equipped with leadership skills, support and nurture a spirit of pioneering continual innovation at work place and strengthens organizational transformation leading team from the front.
He has significant experience in corporate strategy, planning, business development, mergers and acquisitions and responsible for setting strategic direction and overall future business performance of the company.
He values importance of people development and dedicates his expertise and time in strategic Human Resource development to create managerial and technical leaders of the future within the company. With sheer passion and commitment Sailesh has played a pivotal role in expanding the group into new business lines and markets.
Sailesh believes social responsibilities are integral part of development of a sustainable, healthy society and supports underprivileged children in his capacity.
Lakshmi Nambiar is a Partner at Anthill ventures leading their investment and syndication business.
Lakshmi has over a decade of experience in private equity syndication and mergers and acquisitions for technology companies in India and abroad. She was a partner at Technology Holdings, an investment bank based out of New York, leading their India practice. Prior to that, Lakshmi was Vice President at Avendus Capital where she sourced and executed M&A deals for leading technology companies and selected venture investments. Lakshmi has worked on over 40 deals worth $1 billion across India, Europe and US.
Lakshmi also is an entrepreneur and runs Shrishti Art Gallery, one of the leading contemporary art galleries in Hyderabad. Lakshmi graduated with high honors from Boston University School of Management where she completed her MBA in Finance. She also has a Master’s degree in economics from Gokhale Institute of Economics and Politics, Pune.