Episode 215 / May 5, 2023
Startup Investing with one of India’s top SaaS Entrepreneurs & Investors Shripati Acharya of Prime VP
In this episode of the 100x Entrepreneur podcast, we have Mr. Shripati Acharya, Managing Partner of Prime Venture Partners, one of India’s top early-stage venture capital funds.
Throughout his career, be it as a business lead at Cisco or as a co‐founder of Snapfish, the world’s largest photo site acquired by HP, or at Transarc, which was acquired by IBM, Shripati has combined his passion to build great teams, an extraordinary desire to excel and a keen eye for spotting the tales. He is known for being astute with a razor-sharp intellect and a Zen‐like devotion to data-driven decision‐making.
Shripati has also worked alongside Mr. Nandan Nilekani on the UIDAI project. Having spent substantial parts of his working career in the United States and India addressing worldwide markets, Shripati brings a global management perspective.
During the podcast, Shripat shares valuable insights on raising funds, early-stage investing, avoiding mistakes as a founder, maintaining a healthy work-life balance and missed investment opportunities too.
If you are an early-stage entrepreneur, we recommend that you tune in to the podcast for a wealth of insights from the startup ecosystem. Be sure to hear the podcast to the end and leave a comment with your favorite parts!
- Prime is a high-conviction, high-support investor, backing star teams with differentiated ideas. All partners at Prime work actively with the entrepreneurs post-investment to accelerate building a great company. Prime focuses on building differentiating companies whose solutions are 10X better and are powered by technology and product. Prime is now investing from its fourth fund of $ 120M and is often the first institutional investor in category-defining startups such as MyGate, HackerEarth, Niyo, Glip, Bolt, and Wheelseye. To know more about Prime visit primevp.in