Vani is a visionary venture capitalist known for spotting trends in emerging markets. After her successful entrepreneurial stint in the Silicon Valley, she moved back to India to get involved in the startup ecosystem, when the entrepreneurial landscape was still in its infancy. Vani founded Kalaari Capital in 2006, an early-stage, technology-focused venture capital firm with $650 million under management today. She received the 2015 Economic Times Midas Touch award for her record in spotting entrepreneurs and disruptive ideas that scale to become large and successful businesses. Some of Vani’s marquee investments include Snapdeal, Myntra and Urban Ladder which are redefining the landscape of Indian business.