Team Hyderabad
Kapil Suyal
President Kapil has worked extensively with startups and Venture Capital for 4 years before joining ISB.  With startups such as HungerBox, Gozoomo and JustDoc he was among the earliest employees and got his hands dirty with all things Non-Tech. Before Joining ISB, he was working as an Investment Analyst with a $100mil fund Orios Venture Partners looking at sectors such as Fintech, InsureTech, Retail and FMCG, Real Estate etc. Feel free to reach out to him about anything about startups ecosystem. His post-isb interest include finance, startups and strategy.

Avish Rana
Vice President Avish has close to 4 years of experience in product roles at 2 fast-growing start-ups. Before joining ISB, he spent a few years building products to simplify daily commute for people in India's major cities at Shuttl, as the company grew 20X in that time. A graduate from IIT Kanpur, he also co-founded a 3D printing start-up during his final year in undergrad. He's passionate about using technology skills to solve problems in the areas of sustainability, mobility and healthcare.

Netratav Gupta
Marketing and Communications Coordinator Netratav has around 5 years of work experience designing and developing systems and applications in the technology domain. Prior to ISB, he was working as a software engineer with NetApp in the Data storage and management industry. A former Toastmaster, he is passionate about using his technology skills and communicative abilities to make a social impact and has been associated with NGOs such as eVidyaloka, Goonj, and Parikrama Humanity Foundation. In his pastime, he loves catching up with the latest TV series and movies, playing Basketball or Badminton and reading a decent mix of fiction and non-fiction books.

Vaibhav Parekh
Learning and Development Coordinator Vaibhav has worked for 2.5 years with EY in its strategy & operations consulting arm and part-time with venture-funded startups. At EY, he was involved in engagements across digital media & entertainment, sports, retail and healthcare/pharma, for services such as market assessment, cost reduction, growth, commercial due-diligence, deal advisory, etc. He briefly worked directly with founders of Airblack (social travel) and Qrius (digital publishing platform) on areas of GTM, user research, content operations, etc. He completed his B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering from IIT(BHU), Varanasi and in his spare time, he can be mostly found reading non-fiction or convincing people to watch Silicon Valley.

Rajit Uboweja
Learning and Development Coordinator

Prior to joining Indian School of Business, Rajit worked for around three years in Nomura’s Investment Banking division focusing on mergers & acquisitions and equity capital markets. He looks forward to use his strong attention to detail and financial acumen to be an asset in all the activities that he undertakes. During his undergrad, he engaged himself in social entrepreneurship and theatre. He loves to listen to the Britpop band Oasis and supports North London’s Arsenal FC.

Siddharth Batra
Events Coordinator Siddharth is a Chartered Accountant by profession & has about 4 years of experience with start-ups & multinationals. He co-founded an On-Demand logistics startup, Pikndel & was managing the Operations, Finance, Business development & CRM functions at the Startup. Prior to this, he was working as an Executive at E&Y. He is an Adventure Sports Enthusiast and loves playing Table Tennis & Baking Desserts. Post ISB he intends to take up a General management and operations driven role at a startup.

Hardik Parekh
Careers Coordinator Hardik has worked with Tata Industries Limited, where he was involved with launching of new businesses for Tata Group and investing in new age startups. Bit by the entrepreneurial bug, he later joined his family business and managed international sales & marketing – Launching products in North America & Europe. A travel enthusiast & a die-hard FC Barcelona fan, he likes learning new languages (Yo hablo espaƱol). He is also really passionate about the nascent tech startup scene in India.

Yash Nyati
Alumni Relations Coordinator

Yash has worked for 2 years in the hedge fund industry for D. E. Shaw & Co. as an Analyst in the financial research domain. He is extremely passionate about finance and startups and served as the President of the Entrepreneurship Cell in his undergraduate college. He loves to unwind with sports, specifically cricket and table tennis and is a huge fan of the British band, Coldplay.

Kartik Gupta
Alumni Relations Coordinator

Kartik has around 2 years of work experience in the Data Science and Machine Learning space, specifically in the US Healthcare Industry. An avid tech enthusiast, he is passionate about technology and entrepreneurship in general, and as the Alumni Relations Coordinator for the club, he wants to bridge the ‘ideation’ gap for budding entrepreneurs of ISB. Post ISB, he plans to leverage his technical and business skills to drive strategy and growth in the E-commerce/FMCG industry. Kartik received his B. Tech. in Production and Industrial Engineering from the Delhi College of Engineering.

Team Mohali
Parth Gupta
President Parth has about 2 years of Experience building products in the FinTech space, Prior to ISB he worked in the UPI Payments space with banking channels and had a stint in Investment Banking in trade valuations space. A graduate from BITS Pilani, Parth is passionate about the startup ecosystem, particularly in the Financial products space. At ISB, Parth wants to increase visibility of ISB in the Venture Capital space and increase awareness about the same. His post-ISB interests include Finance, Strategy and Venture Capital.
Krishna Goyal
Vice President Krishna often describes herself as a Computer Engineer by education but an entrepreneur by heart and profession. She built and grew her textile manufacturing business from scratch and has rich experience of working with people from different social and cultural backgrounds across India. She aspires to create a B2B online marketplace for pre-manufactured products in future.
Krishna is also an adventure enthusiast who has done paragliding, volcano hiking, cliff jumping, and is actively involved with NGO’s working for rescued child labors and underprivileged women. She often writes about socio-economic issues of India and loves painting. Indian politics and Businesses are best topics to engage her in conversation.

Shashank Singhal
Learning and Development Coordinator Shashank has over 4.5 years of work experience in diverse fields. He started his career with Abbott India in their Future Leaders’ Program. Post that, he joined the founding team of Magicpin, an online to offline hyperlocal discovery platform funded by Lightspeed Ventures & Google (~$30 million in funding). And most recently, he had his own startup (recognized by Startup India) in Solar & IoT space. A graduate from IIT Kharagpur with a dual degree in ECE, Shashank is passionate about IoT, urban development, great food & stimulating conversations.

Rishi Rohan
Event Coordinator Rishi has close to 4 years of experience in marketing and strategy roles in automotive domain. He started his career with Volvo in Marketing and subsequently moved to Eicher where he was instrumental in leading turnaround of a $200 Mn revenue business unit. Before joining ISB, he also had a brief stint in Renault-Nissan in their corporate strategy group. Passionate about growth and scale up, Rishi has worked extensively to nurture early stage startups in collaboration with serial entrepreneurs and startup CxOs through organizations such as Headstart and Nexus. He loves parliamentary debating and volleyball and has a BE in mechanical engineering from PEC, Chandigarh

Saksham Makhija
Alumni and VC Relations Coordinator Saksham holds a diverse work experience of 6.5 years ranging from supply chain analytics and product management to people management and investing. Prior to ISB, he was managing his family-owned 70-bedded multi-specialty hospital in rural India where he led a team of 15 doctors and 100 employees. After graduating from IIT Delhi with an Integrated Masters in Math and Computing, he worked with McKinsey on optimization models in the supply chain domain. He joined Rivigo within 6 months of its inception and contributed to its rapid scaling in a multitude of roles as part of the founder’s office.

Piyush Sinha
Marketing and communications coordinator Piyush has 6.5 years of experience as a Technology Consultant in Operation Support Services of major Telecom service providers around the globe. His work experience ranges from Cloud infrastructure monitoring, business intelligence, network analytics and network monitoring. Certified in Machine Learning and with past experience in cloud infrastructure, Piyush derives kick from daily technology things. Piyush was a member of the Rotaract club in his undergrad and has good amount of experience working for social causes. He brings insights about the lean methodology of startups and an entrepreneurial aptitude to the team. In his down time, he enjoys life's simple pleasures like playing football or riding a motorbike.