Rajiv Mody Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 2

Rajiv Mody General Information


Mr. Rajiv C Mody is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman and Managing Director at Sasken Communications. He served as Chief Executive Officer at Sasken Communications.He serves as Board Member at Jana Care. He served as General Partner and Advisor at Ideaspring Capital. Mr. Mody founded the company in 1989, at San Jose along with two other co-founders. The company was set up in the classical tradition of Silicon Valley startups; in a garage in Fremont, California. This was before he returned to India to expand company operations in 1991. Under his able leadership, over the last two decades, Sasken has grown into a major technology and solution provider to Tier 1 customers across the telecom value chain. Over the years, Sasken has steadily expanded its portfolio of solutions into development, life-cycle extension and sustenance of semi-conductors, platforms, network elements (voice and data) including terrestrial and satellite, customer owned equipment like handsets, set-top boxes and lifestyle / consumer products. Rajiv, a seasoned technocrat and an industry veteran has worked with corporations like AMD, Seattle Tech Inc., and VLSI Technology Inc., prior to founding Sasken. His expertise lies in design, development and integration of physical design tools for Gate-Array and Standard Cell Design Styles. Besides, he has co-authored a patent in the area of physical design. Rajiv was awarded the "Technovator of the Year 2007" by VOICE & DATA, a leading technology publication. He also served as an Executive Council Member of NASSCOM (2001 - 2008). He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from M.S University, Baroda, India and Master's degree in Computer Science from Brooklyn Polytechnic, New York, USA.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 139/25, Ring Road
  • Domlur
  • Bangalore, Karnataka 560071
  • India
+91 080669 00000

Rajiv Mody Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
ThePrint 11-Jul-2017 Angel (individual) 00.000 Publishing Generating Revenue 00000 0000
TeamIndus 31-Mar-2015 00000 00000 00.000 Aerospace and Defense Generating Revenue 00000 0000

Rajiv Mody Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Rajiv Mody Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Rajiv Mody Angel Investor 0 0 Bangalore, India

Rajiv Mody FAQs

  • Who is Rajiv Mody?

    Rajiv Mody is an angel Investor who has made 2 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Rajiv Mody?

    Rajiv Mody is an angel investor.

  • What does Rajiv Mody do?

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

  • What has Rajiv Mody invested in?

    Rajiv Mody has made numerous investments in companies like ThePrint and TeamIndus within the Publishing and Aerospace and Defense industries.

  • What has Rajiv Mody invested in recently?

    Rajiv Mody's latest investment was on 11-Jul-2017 in ThePrint, a company within the Publishing industry.

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