Vinayak Hegde Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 3


Vinayak Hegde General Information


Mr. Vinayak Hegde serves as Advisor at Simple. He served as Chief Technology Officer at Zoomcar. He serves as Volunteer at IETF. He also served as Vice President, Engineering at Helpshift. He also served as Lead Architect / Manager at InMobi. He has worked across different domains such as Embedded Systems, Content Delivery Networks, Ad Technology and CRM software and has more than 16 years of experience in the software industry. Through his career, he has worked in various capacities, spanning from individual contributor roles to senior leadership roles. He also founded his own startup which consulted with various growth-stage startups and helped them scale their tech stacks as well as their teams. He graduated from Mumbai University with a Computer Science degree.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Vinayak Hegde Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Simple 26-Dec-2023 Later Stage VC 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
Venuelabs 16-May-2015 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
ReadyPulse 31-Mar-2015 Early Stage VC 000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
SquareHub 01-Oct-2013 Angel (individual) 00000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 0000000 00000

Vinayak Hegde Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
SquareHub 01-Jul-2019 Out of Business
ReadyPulse 05-Apr-2016 000000000000000000
Venuelabs 18-Jun-2015 000000000000000000

Vinayak Hegde Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Vinayak Hegde Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Vinayak Hegde Angel Investor 0

Vinayak Hegde Co-Investors (3)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Brent Rice 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Manny Fernandez 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Michael Mina 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Vinayak Hegde FAQs

  • Who is Vinayak Hegde?

    Vinayak Hegde is an angel Investor who has made 4 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Vinayak Hegde?

    Vinayak Hegde is an angel investor.

  • What does Vinayak Hegde do?

    As an angel investor, Vinayak Hegde invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Vinayak Hegde invested in?

    Vinayak Hegde has made numerous investments in companies like Simple, Venuelabs, and ReadyPulse within the Business/Productivity Software and Social/Platform Software industries.

  • What has Vinayak Hegde invested in recently?

    Vinayak Hegde's latest investment was on 26-Dec-2023 in Simple, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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