Sandeep Singhal co-founded Nexus Venture Partners (www.nexusvp.com), in 2006 along with other successful entrepreneurs with prior investing experience. Nexus Venture Partners has over $1 billion under management and is the leading early stage investor in India. Nexus has an active portfolio of over 65 companies across the technology, enterprise, consumer services, internet and mobile, alternate energy and agribusiness sectors. Sandeep represents Nexus on the boards of OpenEBS (containerised storage for software containers), Craftsvilla (Online marketplace for ethnic items), Datagres (data management platform to deliver accelerated application performance), Eka Software Solutions (Commodity Trading & Risk Management Software), Mistral Solutions (Design & Software Development services), Altruist (Voice & web based VAS), Suminter India Organics (Organic produce), Dlight Design (Solar base consumer products), Sedemac (Mechatronic solutions for small engines), Sohan Lal Commodity Management (Agri-logistics solutions), Lybrate (healthcare platform), Goodbox (commerce app for small businesses), Uniken (Enterprise security), LifCare (subscription Pharmacy), LiveHealth (SaaS platform digitizing healthcare records for diagnostic labs), Pando (digitising deliveries to optimise transaction costs), Pratilipi (vernacular content platform).
Prior to Nexus, Sandeep has been an entrepreneur and was co-founder & CEO of Medusind Solutions, one of the leading healthcare outsourcing companies in India where he is currently a Board member. He was also Co-founder & Managing Director of eVentures India, started in 1999 to focus on incubating and investing in early stage Indian start ups. At eVentures, Sandeep invested in CustomerAsset (acquired by Firstsource), Mentorix Solutions (acquired by Lionbridge), Intigma (acquired by Emptoris), and MakeMyTrip (sale to SAIF Partners). He has held senior roles at McKinsey & Company, Digital Equipment and EDA Systems.
Sandeep has an MBA (with Distinction) from The Wharton School with a dual Major in Finance and Marketing, and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. He is on the Board of TiE Mumbai, and is actively involved with the Entrepreneurs Organization and the Wharton and Stanford India Alumni Associations.