Lakshmi Narayanan Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 19

  • Portfolio
  • 17

  • Exits
  • 1

Exits

Lakshmi Narayanan General Information

Description

Mr. Lakshmi Narayanan serves as Board Member at Grinntech. Mr. Lakshmi Narayan is the Co-Founder and serves as an Advisor at Hetrogenous. He served as a Vice Chairman & Board Member at Cognizant Technology Solutions. He is a Founding Member of Cognizant Technology Solutions. He serves on the Board of Directors at The Chennai Angels. He also serves on the Board of Directors at Hitwicket. He also serves as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Vice Chairman at Cognizant Technology Solutions. He serves as Board Member and Advisor at Grinntech. Mr. Narayanan is a technology industry professional, with over 30 years of experience in Europe, India, and the United States. His leadership experience includes corporate governance, customer relationship management, and organization strategy. As a founding member of Cognizant, he has been responsible for providing leadership for the company's high-touch customer relationship and delivery excellence model. In his role as the Vice Chairman of Cognizant, Mr. Narayanan guides strategic programs around customer advocacy, education, training, and leadership development. Mr. Narayanan is the past chairman of NASSCOM and was a member of the Board of the U.S. India Business Council. He has received awards and recognition from the industry, media, and academia. He is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Science and has pursuits in inclusive growth, education, and non-profits through Cognizant Foundation and other institutions. He serves as a Board Member of TVS Capital.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • India

Lakshmi Narayanan Investments (19)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Raptee HV 26-Sep-2023 Seed Round 000 Automotive Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
Upbeat 09-Jun-2023 00000 00000 00000 Monitoring Equipment Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
Ekam 19-Jul-2022 00000 (00000 00000 Other Consumer Non-Durables Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
Ynos 10-Jan-2022 0000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
Astrome Technologies 28-Sep-2021 00000 00000 00.000 Connectivity Products Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
SP Robotic Works 30-Jul-2021 00000 00000 000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
Habitate 16-Jul-2021 0000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
Grinntech 23-Jun-2021 00000 (00000 000 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
Grinntech 27-Aug-2020 Angel (individual) 000 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000
Gnani.ai 20-Apr-2020 Early Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000000

Lakshmi Narayanan Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
GreenPool (Road) 21-Oct-2020 000 00 00000000

Lakshmi Narayanan Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Lakshmi Narayanan Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Lakshmi Narayanan Angel Investor 00 0 Teaneck, NJ

Lakshmi Narayanan Co-Investors (53)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Indian Angel Network 3 0 Series chart Industry bar
C K Ranganathan 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Chandu Nair 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Brand Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Samsung Venture Investment 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Lakshmi Narayanan FAQs

  • Who is Lakshmi Narayanan?

    Lakshmi Narayanan is an angel Investor who has made 19 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Lakshmi Narayanan?

    Lakshmi Narayanan is an angel investor.

  • What does Lakshmi Narayanan do?

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

  • How many board seats does Lakshmi Narayanan hold?

    Lakshmi Narayanan holds a board seat in Grinntech.

  • What has Lakshmi Narayanan invested in?

    Lakshmi Narayanan has made numerous investments in companies like Raptee HV, Upbeat, and Ekam within the Automotive, Monitoring Equipment, and Consumer Non-Durables industries.

  • What has Lakshmi Narayanan invested in recently?

    Lakshmi Narayanan's latest investment was on 26-Sep-2023 in Raptee HV, a company within the Automotive industry.

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