Next Orbit Ventures

Who we are

Driven by the belief that “The Next Source of Power is not money in the hands of Few but Information in the hands of many”, an entrepreneurial team with global vision and diverse experience got together to float “Next Orbit Ventures Fund”.

Vision

Create wealth by being active investors in companies

HOW WE DO

NOV operate in 4 phases...

Key Differentiator – Institutional Trading Platform (ITP)

We list our investments on Institutional Trading Platform for QIB's (ITP) of BSE/NSE for

Ease of Listing & Corporate Governance

Unlocking Value of investee companies

Liquidity & Exit
on ITP / Main Board

We always remain informed and in control of our investee companies

FUNDS

Next Orbit Ventures Fund II

“Creating & Sustaining India’s semiconductor ecosystem through $750 mn Electronics Systems Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) Fund”

Next Orbit Ventures Fund will be lead investing into Digital, Analog and Solar Fab with upstream investments in Design & EMS companies and downstream investments in Electronics, Solar and LED products to feed the above Fabs.

NOVF II is a “Daughter Fund” under the Government of India’s Electronics Development Fund (EDF) scheme.

Next Orbit Ventures Fund I

Technology and Consumer

NOVF I has invested into wide range of innovative and scalable projects with a strategic mix of early stage, growth and turnaround (MBO & special situation) cases.

NOVF I has a "Partnership Focus" theme and its key success factors include the timely infusion of capital into high impact and scalable ventures that are backed by customized 360 degrees mentoring and listing at Stock exchange for price transparency and tax benefits to its investors.



Real Estate

It has invested into various segments of real estate which includes Residential (premium), Hotels & Resorts and Amusement Parks and EPC companies.




TEAM

We believe that people really are at the heart of our success.
Ajay Jalan
Founder & Managing Partner
  • 20 years of Finance, Operations, Investment and Entreprenuerial experience
  • Fortune 500 & SME experience as COO & CFO –Tata’s, ACS, i2 Technologies, Tally Solutions, Nitco, Semindia.
  • Instrumental in setting up USD 2 Billion GOI Fund for Semiconductor industry.
  • MBA,FCA,ACS (Gold Medalist)
  • Harvard, ISB & IIM Trained
Anil Goyal
Managing Partner
  • 25 years of Investment & Entrepreneurial experience
  • Handled exits of investments through IPO’s, M&A’s and Private Placement.
  • Mentored companies that was rated as the “Best under a Billion IPO” by the Forbes Asia”.
  • Is a Fellow Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Pawan Sharma
Head – Investor Relations
  • 15 years of Fund raising & Equity trading experience
  • Last assignment was Head of Trading EDELWEISS Broking Ltd.
  • Managing Director-Head of Equity Derivatives at IDFC Institutional Securities Ltd.
  • AVP-SSKI Instiutional Securities Pvt Ltd.
  • Academics Qualification- MBA
Sanjiv Taneja
Chairman – Advisory Board
  • CEO/Co-Founder of Abreezio, a Low Power Design IP start-up; acquired by Qualcomm in Oct’15.
  • Served as VP at Cadence Design Systems in several leadership capacities, including R&D, product marketing, customer partnerships and business development including building and grewing Cadence’s Design-For-Test business from grounds-up
  • Co-invented a patented transistor sizing based power minimization technology at AT&T Bell Labs (now part of Nokia)
  • Board Director of FemtoDx, a life sciences start-up bringing molecular diagnostics to point-of-care on smartphone and mobile devices
  • Member of the Band of Angels, a Silicon Valley based angel “Accelerators” group to structure close linkages with start-up incubators in the Bay Area
  • Bachelor of Science in Electronics Engineering from IIT New Delhi, Master of Science in Computer of Science from Ohio State University
  • MBA from New York University, Advanced Program on Negotiations at Harvard University
Anuj Damani
Investments
  • 3 years of experience in Private Equity and Business Valuations
  • At NOVF, he is engaged in deal screening, business analysis, financial analysis and valuations
  • Previously worked with Brescon’s Distressed Assets Fund (in partnership with Piramal Group) and was also a part of Aranca’s business valuation team.
  • Graduate of NMIMS University’s MBA Tech Program, MBA with major in Finance and B.Tech in Computers
Manali Daftary
Investor Relations
  • Over 3 years of experience in Investor Relations and Fund Operations.
  • She is a part of the Investor Relations and Fund Raising team at NOVF and also involved in investor reporting and PR activities of the Fund.
  • Previously worked with HDFC Property Fund as Analyst (Investor Relations)and Kaizen Private Equity as Operations Executive.
  • Completed her Masters in Management Studies with specialization in Finance from Mumbai University and a Graduate in Commerce with specialization in Banking and Insurance from Mumbai University.
Dilip Gupta
Legal
  • 9 years of work experience across legal, Secretarial, Due diligence and Consulting
  • At NOVF, he is involved in documentation of Fund and deals with regulators in India, USA, Mauritius and Abu Dhabi
  • Previously worked with SES Technologies Limited as Company Secretary and Legal Head
  • Dilip is a Company Secretary from Institute of Company Secretary of India and Lawyer (LLM) from the Mumbai University.
Harish Laddha
Finance
  • 3 years of experience in Accounts, Finance, Taxation and Reporting.
  • His responsibilities at NOVF include Finance, Accounts, Taxation and Reporting for the Fund. Also assists portfolio companies in business structuring, risk assessment, portfolio governance and financial planning.
  • Prior to joining NOVF, Harish was working in finance team for Karrm Group and Maestros Group.
  • He is a Chartered Accountant and member of ICAI. Holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from MDS University
Hiral Vaidya
Finance and Administration
  • 2 years of experience in various areas of finance and administration.
  • At NOVF, she oversees Finance, Business administration and Human resource management. She also assists in financial analysis and due diligence of investment opportunities being screened by the Fund.
  • Prior to joining NOVF, Hiral has worked with Stock Axis as team leader and Birla Sun Life Insurance in finance, planning and strategy.
  • She has done her Masters in Management Studies with specialization in Finance from Mumbai University and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Mumbai University.

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