Managing Partner Rockstud Capital
Mr. Abhishek Agarwal, founder and managing partner of Rockstud Capital, managers of sebi registered aif cat 2 fund RCIF - Series I. He has a proven track record of successfully investing in Startups over 10+ years with over +30 investments across diversified sectors.
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Bachelors in Commerce with majors in accounts from H.R. College in 2006 and MSc. Finance from Lancaster University Management School, United Kingdom. Founded RCIF, a sebi registered cat 2 fund in Sep 2018 with a unique hybrid strategy of investing in pre series A stage startups and listed equity markets.
Invested in over 10 startups across Healthtech, Enterprise tech, Mobility, IOT & AI from the fund. Eminent speaker and featured as guest on various Financial News Channels (CNBC Awaaz, CNBC TV18, ET Now, NDTV Profit & Zee News);
Panelist and Guest speaker in industry Associations (Bombay Chamber of Commerce, Assocham Chambers of Commerce, Lets Ignite etc.) and Educational Institutions (IIT- Bombay, IIT – Delhi, IIT – Guwahati, Startup India, AIC Bimtech – Noida etc.) to speak over listed and startup ecosystem. Some notable startups where he was an early investor and got an exit are Loginext Solutions (16x in 4 yrs.), Kwench Lab Solutions (4.5x in 4 yrs.), Wellness Forever (partial exit)(3x in 3 yrs.)