We are a sector agnostic early stage investment fund.
We provide seed funds, participate in follow-on rounds on case to case basis, and provide mentorship and guidance to early-stage entrepreneurs to help them in scaling up their Vision. We have invested in numerous Indian startups at various stages of growth.
We are business operations people first and investors later, and we add value to our startups by providing unparalleled access to the Indian market through our deep network, by sharing our experience of scaling up, which has been built over the past 40 years of entrepreneurship.
Thapar Vision Founders
Ms Namita Thapar joined Emcure as CFO, post her 6-year stint at Guidant Corporation, USA, subsequently, her responsibilities grew to manage Emcure’s largest business unit, the India Business.
Ms Thapar is passionate about improving women’s health in India and promoting youth entrepreneurship. During the Covid pandemic, she launched a unique YouTube talk show on women’s health called Unconditional Yourself with Namita which aims to provide authentic information and break stigmas and taboos associated with women’s health. She leads Thapar Entrepreneurs Academy, an education company that teaches entrepreneurship.
Ms Thapar is a recipient of various prestigious corporate awards such as The Economic Times ‘40 under Forty awards, Barclays Hurun Next Gen Leader recognition, Economic Times 2017 Women Ahead List, World Women Leadership Congress Super Achiever award. Ms Thapar serves as a Board Member on the India Regional Advisory Board of Fuqua School of Business, as a trustee on TiE Mumbai Board of Trustees, and is also an active member of the Young Presidents Organization.
Vikas has a proven track record with 23 years of work experience and expertise in providing value-added business and financial support to multiple companies across different industries.
Vikas has been an integral part of the Emcure management team for the last 15 years. He initially looked at Business Development and later his role expanded to include Corporate Strategy and Finance. He has played a crucial role in spearheading Emcure’s growth in Europe and Canada. Vikas has led Emcure’s inorganic growth strategies over the years and has spearheaded acquisitions of various companies, brands and product portfolios. He has ensured the seamless integration and scale-up of critical acquisitions helping the organization in establishing a global footprint. He has also driven Emcure’s various fundraising efforts. Prior to joining Emcure, Vikas worked in the Silicon Valley, USA with eBay/PayPal as well as Agilent Technologies where he worked in Finance.
Vikas holds a bachelor’s degree in Management Science from the University of California, San Diego. He did his MBA from the USC Marshall School of Business of the University of Southern California.
Hitendra has 15 years of post IIM-Ahmedabad experience and currently divides his time between running the Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship programme at a Pune-based policy think-tank and doing preparatory work for his next entrepreneurial venture. His prior work experience includes being a Fund Manager working out of London & a turnaround CXO working out of Dubai.
Tanya has 10+ years of experience in multinationals like Citi Bank. She is a hustler donning multiple hats from finance to branding to promotion working with the senior leadership in driving strategic programs.
Arvind Singh is a dynamic professional with multidimensional skill set backed by sound educational background. Arvind completed his MBA from IIM Shillong after completing his engineering from BITS Pilani. Through his skills, diverse education and training as well as his background in sports, he helps organizations achieve strategic objectives by working closely with the leadership.