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Vaibhav Kapoor

Investment Director, UAF

London
Vaibhav has total 9.5 years of work experience across finance, public policy and technology sectors. Prior to UAF, Vaibhav Kapoor worked as a Public Policy Specialist at NITI Aayog, the Government of India’s premier policy think tank. He was part of the core team which supports the Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog on various policy matters. He was also part of the team that worked on the three-year Action Agenda for India which was released in August 2017.

He has worked as a corporate financier in London based investment banks for c.5 years. Additionally, he was instrumental in setting up data-led strategy capabilities for two ad-tech start-ups in London, where he cumulatively worked for a little less than 2 years. Vaibhav holds a Master’s in Financial Economics from the University of Oxford and a Bachelor’s degree in engineering from Panjab University Chandigarh. He is the Investment Director of the Fund and responsible for deal sourcing and execution.
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Vaibhav-Kapoor

Vaibhav Kapoor

Investment Director, Unicorn India Ascension Fund

London
Prior to UAF, Vaibhav Kapoor worked as a Public Policy Specialist at NITI Aayog, the Government of India’s premier policy think tank where he was part of the core team which supports the Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog on various policy matters. He was also part of the team that worked on the three-year Action Agenda for India which was released in August 2017. Prior to that, he worked in London as an Investment Banker for around 5 years with Commerzbank.

In addition to this, he has also been instrumental in setting up data-led strategy capability for a couple of ad-tech start-ups in London. Vaibhav holds a Masters in Financial Economics from the University of Oxford and a Bachelor’s degree in engineering from Panjab University Chandigarh. He will the Investment Director of the Fund and responsible for deal sourcing and evaluation as well investor relations.

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