Ajay Lakhotia
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Ajay Lakhotia

  • Country
  • India
  • City
  • Bengaluru, Karnataka
  • Education
  • University of Calcutta, Symbiosis International University, CFA Institute, Indian School of Business

Partner at Fosun RZ Capital with a demonstrated history of working in the venture capital and private equity industry. 

Spearheading the India initiatives for Fosun RZ Capital, Ajay plays key role in developing the strategy for both venture and strategic investments in India. His primary focus is HealthTech, FinTech, Consumer Tech, IOT and Automation Sectors.

Ajay started his professional journey in 2000 as an entrepreneur and disrupted the printing and packaging industry with new age technology.

A tech enthusiast, he has often gone back to the drawing board developing machine models, tools, systems and processes and executed them successfully for the industry to adopt and follow.

He successfully exited his business in 2008 at multi-million dollar valuation and shifted his focus on the IT Industry gaining strong footprint in India.

As a natural progression, he took up a consulting role with Capgemini - UK, and its setup offshore operations.

Post his stint at Capgemini he took a break to pursue his MBA from Indian School of Business – Hyderabad.

Ajay dedicated his hours at ISB to develop investment strategies & global thesis and was soon invited by ICICI Bank – India’s largest private bank to join their Investment Banking practice.

In 2011 Ajay joined Vertex Venture Management – Largest VC firm in Singapore to setup their India office and manage their India Investment. At Vertex Ajay worked with various technology startups ranging from e-commerce cos. to hardcore technology platforms.

Capitalizing on his relations with South East Asian Funds and deep domain knowledge of India market, Ajay joined Fosun Kinzon Capital in 2016 to setup its India office and head its India operations.

In his journey from being an Entrepreneur to a Venture Capitalist, Ajay has come a full circle successfully delivering on each role.

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