Bertelsmann India Investments Elevates Rohit Sood As Partner

Bertelsmann India Investments Elevates Rohit Sood As Partner

Bertelsmann India Investments has elevated Rohit Sood to Partner from Principal.


Sood is a founding member of Bertelsmann India Investments and has been with the firm since its official launch in 2012.


Prior to Bertelsmann, Rohit worked as Senior Analyst at Deutsche Bank in Mumbai, India and as Research Analyst at R. A. Net (India) Pvt Ltd which is a captive research arm of New York based hedge fund, Constellation Capital Management.


He has led BII's foray in financial services through investments in Lending Kart and Rupeek. He is a board observer at Pepperfry, Shiprocket, LendingKart, Treebo Hotels, Licious, Lets Transport, Agro Star and Rupeek.


Pankaj Makkar, Managing Director, Bertelsmann India Investment said, "I am happy to have Rohit at my side as Partner while we build the next cycle of our investing business. Rohit joined us in 2012 and has been instrumental in finding great companies which will be unicorns of tomorrow."


Sood stated, "My journey at BII, from 2012 as a founding team member to this day, has been an immensely enriching experience, both professionally and personally. The sheer joy and privilege of having backed some of the best entrepreneurs in the country, is humbling. My sincere thanks to Bertelsmann India team, colleagues in Germany and most importantly, all the entrepreneurs that I have interacted with for contributing immensely to this journey. I very much look forward to continuing in the same vein over the coming decades."


Sood has pursued PGDM from Indian Institute of Management in Kozhikode and B.Tech. from the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi.


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