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Primary Role
Founder & Chief Executive Officer @
Investments
7 Investments in 7 Companies
Born:
July 14, 1976
Gender:
Male
Location:
Menlo Park
Website:
http://www.sweatblood.in
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Vishal Gondal started his entrepreneurial journey at the age of 16 founding IndiaGames and is best known as the Father of the Indian Gaming Industry. Having taken the company to amazing heights, in 2012, IndiaGames was acquired by the Walt Disney Company, post which he served as Managing Director Digital, Disney UTV. He is also a notable Angel Investor. Vishal was listed among the top 50 executives in the mobile content space by the UK based 'Mobile Entertainment' Magazine alongside noted people like Steve Jobs.

He enjoys running Marathons, Ultras, Trekking & Sky Diving. His love for the outdoors and pushing oneself physically dates to his growing years when he was a national level volleyball player. Vishal is a long time TEDster, gadget & gizmo freak and a judge on two television shows 'The Pitch' on Bloomberg TV & 'Your Wish is my App' on NDTV. His passion for technology, fitness & gaming led him to his next venture GOQii which is focused on helping people make a change towards a healthier lifestyle and be the force of good.

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Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Feb, 2014 - Current   (over 3 years)
Past
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Jan, 1999
Jun, 2013
Chief Executive Officer

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Investments (7)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Feb, 2017undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
Aug, 2016$1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2015undisclosed amount / Convertible NotePersonal Investment
Sep, 2015$1.66M / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2015$1.8M / SeedPersonal Investment
Nov, 2014$2M / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2008undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment

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