Parag is the Managing Director of Inventus Capital Partners, a venture firm investing in technology-powered companies participating in the emerging Indian economy. At Inventus, Parag is a Board Director at FundsIndia, Vizury, Power2SME, PolicyBazaar, eDreams, Avaz, peel-works and Tricog.
Parag made his foray into venture capital after his MBA in 1993. He started off with ICICI Venture and followed that up with stints at GE Equity and Intel Capital.
Parag earned an MBA from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore and a BSME from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi. He is a Charter Member of TiE Bangalore mentoring entrepreneurs.
Parag sees himself as an ‘Innovation’ hunter. He has invested in 27 companies, resulting in 14 exits including three IPOs to date.