Ajit Kumar

Managing Partner

Managing Partner and Member of the Investment Committee - Mr Kumar is responsible for the core operations of the Evolvence India platform including from strategy, investments and investor relations. Mr Kumar has over 27 years of hands-on experience in PE and VC investments. At his prior engagement at a multifamily office in the Middle East, he was responsible for managing a diversified portfolio where he allocated capital to more than 130 PE and VC funds, direct and co-investments across various sectors, themes and strategies in India and other geographies. Mr Kumar has served on the boards and the sub-committees of various public and private entities in BFSI, steel, construction and engineering, chemicals, education and service sectors. Mr Kumar has also been involved in several middle market M&A, consolidation and management buyouts. Mr Kumar holds an MBA from London Business School.

Mr Kumar represents Evolvence India on the boards of several portfolio companies including SK Finance, AgroStar and Suryoday. Mr Kumar also represents Evolvence India on several investment committees and advisory boards of underlying funds

Meet the rest

of the team.

Rohit Batra

Managing Partner

Abhishek Chandra

Managing Director - Investments

Deependra Dhamu


Anil Talreja

Director of Finance & Compliance

Rini Mitra

General Counsel

Nawaz Naviwala

Senior Associate - Investments

Srinidhi Srinath

Senior Associate - Investments

Vinesh Semlani

Vice President - Finance

Anik Sheth

Associate - Finance

Geraldine Pepito

Executive Assistant

Meet the rest

of the Advisors.

Dr. Kris Singh

Founder, President and CEO of Holtec International

Jonathan Franklin

Member of the Board & Executive Committee, The Olayan Group

Dr. Mark Mobius

Founding Partner, Mobius Capital Partners LLP

Suresh Kumar

Chairman of Values Group

Surjit Bhalla

Executive Director for India at the IMF

Gurcharan Das

Ex-MD of P&G Worldwide