Mr. Abhishek Agarwal is a Managing Partner at Rockstud Capital LLP and has 10+ years of experience in Indian financial markets and key expertise lies in equity research. He has done his graduation from HR College in 2006 & has done his MSc Finance in year 2006-07 from Lancaster University Management School from United Kingdom. Once he returned he joined PINC as a Research Analyst in the Institutional Desk. After completing 2 years in the said organization, he joined his family run stock broking firm, Fortune Interfinance Ltd. He was in pivotal position to set up entire Mumbai office operations, institution desk & research in equities. He handled a team of 20 people at various divisions and roles. His extensive knowledge helped him to advice and exchange his views on economy and stocks in various news channels like CNBC Awaaz, CNBC TV18, ET Now, NDTV Profit & Zee News.
He later decided to focus on early stage startups and joined various angel networks like Indian Angel Network, Lets Venture, Venture Catalysts. He has been investing as an Angel Investor for the last 5 years and invested over 24 Start-ups across all sectors. Some successful startups he invested are Loginext Solutions (later invested by Paytm for about $10 mn), Getmyparking, Wellness Forever, Kwench Lab Solutions, etc. As he developed strong expertise in the said domain, he was invited and later joined as the Board of Directors in several companies to provide them strategic advice for their next phase of growth. He’s also been invited several times as guest speaker at various start up events (like Bombay Chamber of Commerce, Lets Ignite, Assocham Chambers of Commerce, etc) in India.