Meet Our Folks!
An experienced and talented set of individuals that form the driving force behind Elev8
Zaveria graduated with MBA in marketing at MIT, Mysore and has since then acquired 5 years experience in strategic partner management across FMCG & Agri Tech Startups along with expertise across industries such as e-commerce, food delivery, and B2B e-platforms in India.
With two decades of investment experience, Thanasis has an innate ability to spot successful trends early. He came up with the idea for first early stage opportunity fund in 2004, which the Venture Capital Journal identified as a first in a prominent co-investment trend in the venture market.
Nandi Vardhan Mehta
CFO & IC Member, KAAF Investments
A seasoned finance professional with a background in Chartered Accountancy and over 16 years of Senior Management experience in the Middle East. Nandi is known for being a strategist with entrepreneurial traits, who believes investing in businesses of tomorrow, which will contribute immensely to the new world. He is also an active early-stage investor and sits on several Boards across countries.
CIO Haldirams Family Office and Amber Family Office
Ex-CEO at Butterfly Kitchen Appliances leading a successful turnaround, Prakash has an experience of 11 years in investing with Actis and Fairwinds. His career has built an eclectic mix of experiences in investing, investment banking and research allowing him to lead organizations to achieve their strategic objectives.
Serial Entrepreneur and Investor Pawan is an individual with a unique and right mix of being a Hi-tech serial entrepreneur and direct investor. His strong belief in Sustainable Development Goals (SDG's) reflects in all his business associations and partnerships he builds through his FO. Pavan’s start-ups have been awarded with prestigious awards such as Tie50, Deloitte Fast 500, Fastest growing private company awards, etc.
Director, LNB Group
With a pedigree in Chartered Accountancy & being Harvard Business School's alumnus, Amit specializes in group strategy and investments, helps various business CEOs & their teams excel. Amit has earlier worked with the Tata Group and has the unique distinction of being one of the youngest in the entire Tata Group to have successfully completed the Business Excellence Leadership Program (BELP) thereby qualifying as an external Assessor of the Tata Business Excellence Model. He is now based in Singapore and passionately focussed on Sustainability.