Unmesh Partiwala, is a Finance Professional with more than 22 years of experience in Venture Capital Investing, Corporate Banking, Investment Banking, Start-up Mentoring and Team-Lead. He is an Electrical Engineer with an MBA in Finance and through his career as a venture capitalist and investment banker, has had extensive exposure to various investment aspects involved in the lifecycle of technology-oriented businesses. During his tenure as a venture capitalist with GVFL, he has been responsible for sourcing deals for investments, conducting detailed due diligence, interacting closely with portfolio companies at Board and Advisory Committee levels for enhancing value of businesses and managing divestments from existing portfolio companies. He also has had extensive experience in Corporate and Investment Banking.He brings with him Financial Structuring and Strong Analytical Skills, Management Skills, Business building expertise and a problem-solving approach. His Corporate Banking experience includes a 10-year stint with Standard Chartered and 4 years with HDFC Bank and IDFC Bank wherein he has worked with mid-market corporate, large corporate and MNCs. He currently works as a Chief Operating Officer, iCreate.