Dr. Ramesh Byrapaneni is a Cardiologist turned Venture Capitalist. Currently he is Managing Director at Endiya Partners, a venture capital fund that invests in ideas with the potential to change the world across Technology, Healthcare and Consumer Services.As a Venture Partner of Ventureast Tenet Fund, a seed-stage VC Fund consisting of investments across technology and technology-enabled sectors, he invested and is on the boards of OneBreath and SmartRx. He has been actively involved with Nephroplus, a healthcare startup, backed by funding from Bessemer.
With significant managerial and entrepreneurial experience, Dr. Ramesh brings a passion for early stage ventures, commitment to work, business acumen and a complementary rolodex. Dr. Ramesh was Chief of Cardiology and Founder of Medwin Hospital. He served as the President of TiE Hyderabad for 4 years and one of the Founding Directors of Hyderabad Angels. He has also jumpstarted various innovative initiatives like Hyderabad 10K Run (the first to start these 10K runs in the country) and Health Awareness Promotion Project India (HAPPi) Hearts project to prevent Non-communicable diseases (NCDs).