Vishal Gupta, a Managing Director at BVP India in Mumbai. Vishal joined BVP India in 2006 and focuses on investments in energy, financial services, healthcare services and infrastructure.
Vishal is currently on the board of Indian Energy Exchange, India’s largest power exchange; ongrid solar developer Kiran Energy, merchant power leader Ind Barath; Spanco Power Distribution a private utility focused on power distribution franchisee; NetAmbit, one of India’s largest financial products distributor; HFFC, focused on affordable housing mortgages; MediAssist; India’s leading third party administrator. He also is involved in Bessemer’s investment in Shriram City Union Finance, Shriram EPC, Motilal Oswal and Orient Green Power.
Prior to joining BVP India, Vishal was a senior manager in the treasurer’s office at Reliance Group, Vishal helped the firm establish a private-equity fund that invested in such companies as Celebrity Fashions, Adlabs, and other firms in the healthcare and financial-services sectors. Previously, served as an executive assistant to the CEO a joint venture of HCL Tech and Deutsche Bank in India.
Vishal holds an M.B.A from the Indian Institute of Management in Calcutta, is a chartered accountant and has a B.A. in commerce from GS College, where he was ranked one of the top 750 students in the country. He is also a member of Mensa and has been a nationally-ranked table tennis player.