Kartik Verma is the co-founder of PropTiger.com. It is India’s largest online real estate services business with a presence across 8 of the country’s largest real estate markets and has been funded by Accel and SAIF Partners.
Previously, Kartik co-founded iTrust Financial Advisors a hybrid online and offline platform to help middle class Indians with their investment, insurance, loan, tax and financial planning activities, and successfully sold the business to the Karvy Group.
Over the past 6 years, Kartik has been a personal finance columnist for the Economic Times, Indian Express, Mint, Outlook Money, Money Today and regularly appears as a real estate and personal finance expert on CNN-IBN, Bloomberg, ET Now, NDTV Profit and CNBC.
Kartik has an MBA from Harvard Business School and an LLB from London School of Economics. He has over 10 years of experience on Wall Street, investing money for Ziff Brothers Investments and thereafter for The Childrens Investment Fund, based out of New York and London. Prior to this he was an M&A banker at James D Wolfensohn, Inc. in New York, focusing on real estate, gaming and hotels.