Gaurav Sachdeva

Managing Partner & CEO,
JSW Ventures

"What you aim at determines what you see."


EX: Biggest milestone in your life.
HIM: Setting up JSW Ventures.

EX: Book(s) that have influenced your life.
HIM: I read a lot of literary fiction, history, philosophy and management books. ‘12 Rules for Life & 1984’ and authors – Herman Hesse, Haruki Murakami & George Orwell have influenced me a lot.

EX: An unusual app on your smartphone.
HIM: Flightradar24.

EXThe next product on your tech-wishlist.
HIM: Adidas MiCoach Smart Soccer Ball.

EX: 3 habits you think are most important in order to be an effective leader.
HIM: Empathy, transparency and communication.

EX: The best tech innovation according to you.
HIM: Internal Combustion Engine – Its also very interesting to see how it’s getting displaced.

EXYour ideas and views on sustainable technology
HIM: The role of government is key in promoting sustainable technologies. Policy needs to be succinct, consistent & focused on long-term.

EX: Your upcoming career goals
HIM: Build JSW Ventures into one of India’s leading VC funds by performance, AUM and talent.