Managing Director, Sequoia Capital
Shailendra is a Managing Director at Sequoia Capital India and is based out of Bangalore. He has been at the firm for over ten years, and led over a dozen investments in India and SE Asia. He focuses on Consumer Internet/Mobile and Enterprise Software investments, from seed stage to early growth capital. His current board seats include Carousell, Craftsvilla, Druva, Go-Jek, JustDial (NSE:JUSTDIAL), Mu Sigma, Pine Labs, Practo, Scio Health Analytics, Tokopedia and Voonik. His prior investments include Freecharge (acquired by Snapdeal), GlobalLogic (acquired by Apax Partners), Infoedge (NSE:NAUKRI) and eClerx (NSE:ECLERX). Prior to Sequoia, Shailendra worked at Bain & Co in New York and was earlier an entrepreneur in Silicon Valley during the dotcom bubble. Shailendra received an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School and a Chemical Engineering degree from IIT Mumbai. Shailendra is also a Kauffman Fellow.