Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Surya Mantha

Surya Mantha has over two decades of experience spanning Business Operations, Management Consulting, Investing and Corporate Research. Prior to joining Peepul Capital, he was the CEO of Saregama India Ltd. Previously; he worked as Director – Investments with Omidyar Network, where he led investments in Consumer Internet and Digital Media. Prior to that, he was the CEO of Web18 (Network18’s Digital and Mobile businesses). Surya also spent several years with RealNetworks in Seattle and with PRTM Management Consultants in Washington DC having starting his career with Xerox Corporation in their Research Centre in New York.

Surya has a B.Tech. from IIT – Kanpur, MS from Virginia Tech, PhD from the University of Utah, and an MBA from the William E. Simon School at the University of Rochester.

Venu Chittoory

Venu Chittoory is a Chartered Accountant with over two decades of experience in managing Finance and Statutory compliance for large multinational enterprises. He has significant exposure to Audit, Venture Capital Funding, Finance and Accounting, M&A, Financial Due Diligence and Private Equity Fund operations.

Prior to Peepul Capital, Venu was with Cognizant Technology Solutions Limited, managing Finance, Human Resources and Administration of their European operations.