Rajan is a Partner at March Capital, advising the firm on its Indian investments.
He has over a decade of venture capital experience. As co-founder and managing director of Nirvana Venture Advisors, an early-stage tech fund based in Mumbai, India, Rajan has managed and led a number of investments in consumer and enterprise tech in India. Prior to Nirvana, Rajan was a venture partner at Clearstone Venture Advisors, the India Advisory of Clearstone Venture Partners, a venture capital firm based in Santa Monica, CA. He was also a key member of the management team at Baazee.com, a company eBay acquired in 2004 in the first meaningful exit for Indian internet investors. Subsequent to the acquisition, Rajan was Country Manager for eBay in India and a member of the Asia Pacific Leadership Team.
Rajan was a Founding investor in CarTrade Tech, which recently IPO’d on the National Stock Exchange of India, and has led investments in a number of leading Indian technology companies including BillDesk (acquired by Prosus), Shiprocket, Games2Win, & UNBXD.
He also serves on the Advisory Board of the Muktangan Education Trust, a not-for-profit that works with community schools in Mumbai. Rajan has an M.B.A. from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia, and a B.Com from Sydenham College at the University of Mumbai.