Vikram Gupta

Founder & Managing Partner

Vikram has over 25 years of experience in private equity, business consulting, M&A, strategy, and operations in healthcare and life sciences, education, consumer goods, and other industries.

He has held leadership positions across various well-known companies in India and abroad. Vikram has deep domain experience in investing and managed 50+ investments in the venture capital and private equity space. Prior to founding IvyCap, Mr. Gupta was the founding member at Ajay Piramal sponsored USD 100 mn healthcare-focused Private Equity Fund that he conceptualized and raised in 2008 when the world markets were going through turmoil. Mr. Gupta worked in the US with IBM Business Consulting Services for over four years in strategy and planning, business development, and project management across various assignments. He conceptualized and led IBM's healthcare and life sciences practice for clinical genomics. He has also held senior positions with various well-known Indian companies. Vikram is the Co-Chairman of PEVCAI (Private Equity and Venture Capital) at ASSOCHAM (The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India) and is an active member of IVCA (Indian Venture Capital Association) and CII (Confederation of Indian Industry). He has received the distinguished Alumnus Service Award from IIT Delhi in the year 2020. Vikram has completed his B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT Delhi and has an MBA degree in Strategy and Finance from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

A relationship built on encouragement, trust and endless support
What's drives us is our passion to build the Endowment ecosystem across Educational Institutions in India which would further fuel the cycle of innovation and entrepreneurship across the college campuses. We are now seeing this dream becoming a reality with our Funds already starting to give back part of the profits to the Endowments.