Ritesh is a partner at Stellaris Venture Partners, where he invests in technology companies in Healthcare, Travel and Financial Services. He has a strong interest in companies solving uniquely Indian problems, and those that apply new technology to their industry for the first time.
Ritesh has spent the last decade in the venture capital industry and participated in the entire VC lifecycle. Prior to Stellaris, he was a Partner at Helion, where he invested in online services and healthcare companies like Taxiforsure, Lifecell and Trulymadly. Before he moved to venture capital in 2007, he spent 8 years in tech operating roles in India and abroad.
He has a B. Tech in Electrical Engineering from IIT Delhi and an MBA from INSEAD, and serves as Adjunct Faculty at IIM Bangalore.