Vineet Rai

  • Vineet Rai

    Co-Founder, Aavishkaar Venture Management

    Vineet has over 14 years of experience in leading innovative interventions in development sector and brings crucial hands on understanding of Social Development, Venture Capital, Micro Enterprises and Microfinance Investments.

    Vineet is the Co-founder and Chairman -Intellecap, a leading social investment advisory firm leveraging knowledge to channel social capital to deserving social or rural entrepreneurs.

    Vineet is the founder of Aavishkaar Venture Management Services, the fund advisory co. managing Aavishkaar, a unique micro equity fund as well as Aavishkaar-Goodwell Microfinance Development Company, a fund focused on making investments in MFIs. Vineet is the Managing Partner with BYST Growth Fund.

    Vineet serves as Director with Rural Innovations Network, a Chennai-based Non Profit company, serves on the Advisory Board of Lemelson Recognition and Mentoring Program at IIT Chennai.

    Vineet has been awarded Ashoka Fellowship ( in recognition of his contribution to the field of Social Entrepreneurship and Life Membership of XLRI Alumni Association.