WISE Accelerator

Mr. Sandeep Aneja

Position: Founder & Managing Director, Kaizen Private Equity
Country: India

Sandeep's passion for investing in innovative companies drove him to establish Kaizen Private Equity in 2009. As the founder of the fund, he has built the firm's knowledge and client network across the United States, Europe and Asia. He believes in forming trusted partnerships with companies and their management teams based on shared commitment to achieving excellence and growth. Sandeep’s passion is to work closely with entrepreneurs who have a deep sense of purpose and a solid plan for identifying, ‘owning’ and leveraging emerging white spaces, to build highly valuable differentiated companies.

Among his professional commitments is the promotion and improvement of human capital development environments by investing in companies that take a progressive approach to the economic growth of societies. Sandeep has been a part of the venture capital and private equity industry since 2002 and is credited with numerous successful transactions in the United States and Asia. He sits on the boards of various educational institutions and is a frequent speaker on emerging education trends globally.

He has a MBA from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.