Ishpreet Singh Gandhi
  Founder & Managing Partner, Stride Ventures  
  Ishpreet is the founder and managing partner at Stride Ventures. His all-encompassing role at the fund involves sourcing proprietary investment opportunities, fundraising, managing the portfolio by working with and supporting portfolio companies, including attending board meetings and monitoring performance to ensure returns and strategic objectives of the fund are achieved. Ishpreet brings in 13 years with experience spanning the SME segment, Commercial Banking, MNCs, portfolio entities of Private/Venture Capital. During his last assignment as Regional Head (North & East), MNCs, IDFC Bank (including VC/PE business) he spearheaded start-up business by initiating lending business with Portfolio companies in FinTech, Consumer, Logistics & AgriTech space and other portfolio companies of Mayfield Advisors, Sequoia Capital India, Bertelsmann India, Matrix Partners, Warburg Pincus, SAIF Partners, Sixth Sense, Sofina Fund etc.  
  He has completed his Post Graduation from Delhi University (Delhi School of Economics) and bachelor’s in commerce from Delhi University.