Naresh Malhotra is an Operating Partner with Sequoia Capital India. Prior to joining Sequoia Capital India, Naresh was the CEO of CafÃ© Coffee Day.
Earlier, Naresh worked with ICI, Unilever Group, and Colgate Palmolive in India and overseas. He was a President and a member of the Supervisory Board of the UB Group, Bangalore. Naresh was a Founding Partner of KPMG, India and was also a Managing Director of Corporate Finance and a Practice Leader of the Real Estate, Hospitality and Retail businesses.
In addition to Finance, Naresh worked in marketing and numerous start-up operations. In early 2000, he joined GIV Management, a U.S. private equity firm, as General Partner and Managing Director in Bangalore.
Naresh holds a B. Com. from St. Xavier's College, Kolkata University.