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Nicholas Cator

Founder and Managing Partner

Rishika Chandan

Managing Director

Lauren Burns

Chief Operating Officer

Sarvesh Nevatia

Executive Director

Investment Manager

Hari Rajmohan

Ackermans & van Haaren (Cornerstone Investor)

Eric Woo

Senior Associate

Pramod Beri


Kavitha Sharma

Executive Assistant

Non-Executive Chairman

Frédéric de Mevius

Chairman of Investment Committee

Operating Advisor

Pier Luigi Sigismondi

F&B Sector Expert

Operating Advisor

Alexander de Wit

Org Design and Team Culture Expert

Operating Advisor

Nayantara Bali

FMCG Sector Expert

Operating Advisor

Georgina Cavaliere

Leadership Expert

Operating Advisor

Pankaj Saluja

Strategy and Operations Expert

Operating Advisor

Andy Hwang

Tech and Digital Marketing Expert

Linh Nguyen


The measure of who we are is how we react to something that does not go our way.

Having been an investor and operator for 20 years, I’ve experienced first-hand challenges that companies face as they scale! I decided to start my own entrepreneurial journey so that I could build my own team around shared values and better understand what our founders go through every day.and also share some sleepless nights

I believe in an action-oriented, candid and trust-based approach where we can talk about anything.   including my slight tendency to be late

Working with passionate teams and meeting inspiring founders is the best part of my day.

I am an intrepid adventurer and love most water sports involving wind & waves, as well as exploring new places with my partner.

Living life experientially!

Having dabbled in derivatives trading, investment banking and entrepreneurship, 15 years of experience has taught me the intricacies of building and scaling businesses.  being a consumer tech founder myself helped

I love working with founders who are solving exciting challenges and trying to realize their own vision. The highly energetic team at Venturi helps me constantly develop, evolve and grow.

I’m an unwavering dreamer, chasing what can be. A trained classical dancer and avid cyclist, you might find me exploring new hobbies when not working with our founders and teams.  evolution is the only constant as they say

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. Love what you do, success will follow.

Surrounded by extraordinary entrepreneurs, inspiring colleagues and getting to know our well accomplished investors - being a part of Venturi since the beginning has been an incredible experience.  and at times a ride

My 14 years in fund management and extensive experience in emerging markets helps me in ensuring precision and efficiency on all operational fronts, and enabling the success of the team. I am determined and optimistic.occasionally spirited, some might say fiesty

Keeping active and exploring the outdoors with my family is my jam - and travelling, travelling, travelling!   X 20

You have to work hard to put yourself in a position to be lucky.

Having studied and worked across India, Southeast Asia and the US, my experience at the drawing board of a start-up and the board room of corporates has taught me the challenges of building a global business.

My love for investing and passion for discovering audacious brands is what led me to Venturi. I enjoy working alongside a team that has a long-term ownership mindset and a values-driven culture. I am a constant learner and committed to doing all that I can for our inspiring founders and contributing to a better future. ask me where to get the best acai bowl in Singapore

I am a Deliveroo ninja! And a die-hard F1 fan! You can often find me wake surfing with friends in the morning or trying to find the best pizza joint with my partner at night.  dough to cheese to sauce ratio

Experience is the teacher that grants wisdom in a single line.

Eric Woo is a Senior Associate at Venturi Partners and is actively involved across all stages of investment, including sourcing to execution. My passion for investing has been forged over a multitude of experiences, spanning energy and minerals investment banking, late-stage unicorn investments, to working with early-stage tech founders on fundraising and strategy. Now focused on consumer growth opportunities across India and Southeast Asia, nothing excites me more than being able to step into the shoes of the end user and work with visionary founders who are transforming the way people experience life.

Outside of the office, I love keeping active in the outdoors, whether through team sports such as rugby or soaking up the sun with a frisbee in hand. I am an avid reader of science fiction and serial consumer of tech gadgets, board games, and plane tickets.

Positivity is the key that unlocks limitless possibilities

Kavitha Sharma an Executive Assistant/Office Manager at Venturi Partners having over 20 years of experience in private sector. I have gained a lot of experience & knowledge from various industries and about the different aspects of office management. I am a team player, organized person and adapt to any situation any time. The one thing I love to bring wherever I go is my driven and positive attitude also always willing to go the extra mile to get job done.

I enjoy my free time dancing, reading, travelling and spending time with my family & friends.