Pooja is a Senior Associate at InnoVen Capital India where she is responsible for sourcing, evaluating and executing venture debt deals in India. She is also responsible for monitoring and credit risk mitigation of her portfolio companies which are across sectors and stages. Pooja is actively involved in working with passionate and committed early stage entrepreneurs where she provides mentoring and relevant business connections across portfolio, investors and other partners/ experts. In addition to the above, Pooja leads the brand positioning and marketing initiatives for InnoVen Capital India.
Pooja is also the founder of an online not-for-profit health community called ‘FieryBones’ for people battling auto-immune forms of arthritis globally. Prior to joining InnoVen Capital, Pooja worked with BMR Advisors where she assisted in transaction advisory assignments such as evaluation of different funding alternatives, cash repatriation strategies and restructuring, from tax and regulatory perspective. She has also extensively worked on tax implications under various Cloud Computing service models.
Pooja is a Chartered Accountant (ICAI) by qualification and a Bachelors in Commerce with distinction from R.A.Podar College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai University. In her free time, Pooja likes to trek, read fiction, paint and spend time at healthcare NGOs.