Position: Founder, Shrine India & Vas Agri
Vikram has vast Investment Banking & Capital Markets experience spanning over 25 years involving more than 175 deals valued at over $2 billion. It covers the full range of mergers & acquisitions, capital markets, private equity, debt placement, restructuring and business advisory across sectors such as Telcom, Media & Entertainment, Energy, Information Technology, Manufacturing, Services etc.
He became an entrepreneur in 2004 and since then has intensive experience in investment management which includes proprietary Investments in telecom, media, hospitality, agri-business and startup/ incubation funds. He has worked in senior positions with Coca Cola, Reliance, Ernst & Young, Star TV and ANZ Grindlays Bank.
As a Director in BusinessWorld, he played a key role in its acquired from ABP Group in October 2013. BusinessWorld is India’s largest business magazine with a strong presence in Print, Digital, Events and Business Verticals.
As a Co-Founder of Vas Agri Ventures, an innovative startup involved in India’s 1st Hydroponics Agri venture in collaboration with VEK Technologies of Netherlands, he successfully raised $4.5 investment from Infraco Fund of Singapore.