Orios Venture Partners, the home-grown early stage venture fund, has announced the appointment of Rajeev Suri as a Managing Partner. With Suri’s vast experience in the technology space, he adds to Orios’ ability to identify and help grow the next generation of innovative startups.
Suri brings with him over two decades of operating experience in the technology industry, having previously worked with Infosys, Reliance Jio and having been an exited technology founder himself. With his past background, Suri will be actively involved with portfolio companies on business growth, brand management, team building and leadership development.
Rehan Yar Khan, Managing Partner at Orios Venture Partners, said, “I am thrilled to welcome Rajeev to Orios VP. He will be an important element to our leadership team to further enhance Orios’ position in the early stage technology venture industry. As the investor ecosystem matures, with more investors considering high growth tech opportunities, we are all set for the perfect storm in this ecosystem.”
Suri said, “I am very excited about the positive prospects facing Indian startups. The technology, telecom, internet and payments tsunami that’s sweeping across the country presents big new opportunities in a wide range of industries. It’s already resulted in 35 unicorns and millions of new jobs. As this pace accelerates, I am thrilled to be able to identify, mentor and build new disruptors. To do it with Team Orios, who share the heritage of being here since it all started, is a privilege.”
Launched in 2013, Orios Venture Partners is a leading seed-stage Venture Capital fund that primarily invests in India-focused consumer tech and non-tech start-ups and businesses. Each investment is backed with continuous support in strategy, operations, marketing and fundraising to help them break out cost-effectively and build loyal customers.