Vikas Taneja is an advisor to and investor in technology companies. He is a Partner & Managing Director with the Boston Consulting Group and a leader in BCG's Technology, Media, and Telecommunication practice. Vikas' investments with HT ventures include imedix, webchutney, Blip.tv, Quorus, Mashery, mobitrans, refinery29, 8tracks, and others.
Vikas received his MBA with Honors in Economics & Finance from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Computer Systems Engineering and Economic Development from Stanford University.
Vikas is also on the Executive Committee of Pratham, an India-based organization that has helped over 2 million children achieve literacy and basic mathematics skills.
|Apr, 2015||Jugnoo||$1M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jan, 2014||Dashbell||$275k / Angel||Personal Investment|
|Aug, 2013||Crude Area||$115.02k / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jan, 2013||Dashbell||$222.5k / Angel||Personal Investment|
|Jan, 2013||Fitocracy||$250k / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Mar, 2012||Disconnect||$600k / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Mar, 2012||Aurality||$300k / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Aug 26, 2013||YourStory News - VoxApp, a mobile surveys startup announces angel funding from a syndicate of investors|
|Jun 18, 2013||Venture Beat - Parakweet raises $2M to give you data-driven book recommendations|
|Mar 22, 2012||TechCrunch - Disconnect: Ex-Googlers Raise Funding To Stop Google, Facebook & More From Tracking Your Data|
|Jun 29, 2010||YourStory News - Nurture Talent Academy's program a huge success, announces more startup programs|