Viswanathan Shankar Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 2

Viswanathan Shankar General Information


Mr. Viswanathan Shankar serves as Partner & Chief Executive Officer at Gateway Partners (Singapore). He also is an Angel Investor. Shankar served as Group Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Americas at Standard Chartered. He joined Standard Chartered in 2001 as Group Head of Corporate Finance, was appointed Group Head of Origination and Client Coverage in 2007, and promoted to his current role in 2010. Before joining Standard Chartered, Shankar worked with Bank of America for 19 years. In addition to his responsibilities at Standard Chartered, Shankar is a non-executive director of Majid Al Futtaim Holding LLC, a member of the board of the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore and board of trustees of SINDA. He is also a member of the Singapore Government's National Integration Council. He has a BSc in Physics from Loyola College in Chennai and a MBA from the Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Unit 19-03, ICD Brookfield Place
  • Dubai International Financial Centre
  • Dubai United Arab Emirates
+971 04 000 0000

Viswanathan Shankar Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
TeamLease Services 10-Sep-2015 IPO 000.00 Human Capital Services Profitable
OnlinePrasad 13-Oct-2014 0000 00000 00000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 00000000000 0000000

Viswanathan Shankar Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Viswanathan Shankar Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Viswanathan Shankar Angel Investor 0 0 Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Viswanathan Shankar FAQs

  • Who is Viswanathan Shankar?

    Viswanathan Shankar is an angel Investor who has made 2 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Viswanathan Shankar?

    Viswanathan Shankar is an angel investor.

  • What does Viswanathan Shankar do?

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

  • What has Viswanathan Shankar invested in?

    Viswanathan Shankar has made numerous investments in companies like TeamLease Services and OnlinePrasad within the Human Capital Services and Services (B2C Non-Financial) industries.

  • What has Viswanathan Shankar invested in recently?

    Viswanathan Shankar's latest investment was on 10-Sep-2015 in TeamLease Services, a company within the Human Capital Services industry.

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