Anoushka is passionate about technology transforming new markets and changing the world for the better. She strives to get to know and help individuals who are solving core pain points for consumers and enterprises.
Anoushka enjoys collaborating with early-stage entrepreneurs to build category-leading companies.
Anoushka is actively involved with the firm's investments in Lever, Inflection and GOAT and serves as a Board Observer for ACME Technologies and PayRange. She previously was a consultant at McKinsey & Co., focused on companies in technology, media and payments across functions ranging from strategy to sales. She helped lead McKinsey’s fast-growing technology initiative, managing engagements with pre-IPO technology companies. During her time there, she also worked with Facebook's Internet.org team and co-authored the study “Offline and falling behind: Barriers to internet adoption,” examining the key obstacles that will need to be overcome to bring the next 4B people online.
Prior to McKinsey, Anoushka worked at Goldman Sachs and advised companies on mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts and debt and equity offerings. She graduated with Summa Cum Laude from Columbia University, where she focused on and conducted research in behavioral economics. She was awarded the Leonard Pullman prize for service to the college and served as one of two student representative on the Columbia College Board of Trustees.
Anoushka is fortunate to have lived in Dubai, Istanbul, Brussels, Singapore and New York before coming to the West Coast. In her free time, Anoushka enjoys running, skiing and reading (suggestions welcome!).
Areas of Interest
Enterprise software, SaaS, FinTech, mobile, consumer internet
McKinsey & Company
Columbia University: B.A. Economics, Psychology, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa