Co-founder and Managing Partner,
Rema Subramanian is co-founder and managing partner of Ankur Capital, an early stage investor in emerging transformative technology powering the world. While Ankur Capital is a sector agnostic fund, its strong areas are agritech, health tech and fintech. Rema leads the healthtech and education practices for the fund.
Armed with 38 years of experience in setting up and scaling organizations, she is the quintessential manager adept at project management. She has led best practices for teams globally, affected a significant ROI and turned around divisions/companies. She co-founded 3 ventures and successfully exited them, before co-founding Ankur Capital, for supporting tech from India for the world. Ankur Capital is set to raise its 3rd fund, having deployed across ~30 cutting edge startups across 2 funds, apart from seeding ThinkAg, an innovation platform for the agri-tech eco-system.
She was involved extensively with SEBI in evolving the rules of Angel Fund guidelines, while setting up India’s first Angel Fund. She is director on the executive council of IIIC and plays an active role in the early stage eco-system.
Rema’s diverse strengths across sectors as varied as ITES, education, couture, media and health lends her the ability to accelerate growth for Ankur Portfolio. Rema is a cost accountant- ICWAI, ICSI & Systems Mgmnt -ICFAI. She aims to be inducted into the IVCA to direct her multifaceted and strong experience to the Indian startup ecosystem, about which she is passionate and supremely optimistic.