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Vinay Bansal

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EP60: 5000 Investors, 40 Countries, 1 Platform, Inflection Point Ventures is Uplifting Entrepreneurs with the help of First-Time Angel Investors - Vinay Bansal, Founder and CEO, Inflection Point Ventures

The Balls of Steel Show

Vinay Bansal, Founder, and CEO, Inflection Point Ventures, shares his entrepreneurial journey and talks about how a Whatsapp group and a paper napkin led to the beginning of a platform with 5,000 active investors on board across 40 countries. Vinay travels down the memory lane and talks about his tendency to go against the grind and pave the way for his destiny. Leaving several opportunities and honoring his sound decision-making, Vinay, throughout his professional life, took several ventures to new heights only to settle at helping startups and startup owners at the same time. Today IPV has unlocked the potential of the CXO network and have turned them into first-time angels. With his expertise and skills, Vinay's business mindset is modeling Inflection Point Ventures and helping the entrepreneurs who are in IPV's portfolio. Listen on to more about democratizing investments and add it to your 'Dhandho Ni Soch'.Connect with Sarthak on: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sarthakvarshney Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarthakvarshney Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sarthakvarshney Connect with Vinay on: LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/vinay-bansal-383b035/ Connect with Bamboo House India on: Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/ipventures.in Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/inflection_point_ventures Linkedin - https://www.linkedin.com/company/ipventures/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ipventures_in YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5B8bm0ZJbShE_zyU4-ihwQ Website: https://ipventures.in/  

1hr 42mins

31 Jul 2021

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BusinessClass with Shantanu Prakash | Saurabh Aggarwal, Fitso | Vinay Bansal, IPV

founderINDIA Podcasts

An endurance athlete, entrepreneur, and a daydreamer. Saurabh Aggarwal is a 3-times Ironman, a certified Ironman Coach and went climbing Mt. Everest in 2015.  Currently he is building Fitso. At Fitso, they are bridging a huge gap between demand and supply of standardised infrastructure and quality coaching in recreational sports.    Vinay Bansal Founder & CEO, Inflection Point Ventures is a finance professional with 20 years of global experience in Fortune 50 companies, Startups and Private Equity. I have a track record of exceptional performance in positions of increasing leadership responsibilities. Sharp focus on delivering growth & profitability/Turnarounds. Expertise in areas of Private Equity, Complex accounting projects (Treasury/ Derivatives accounting, Lease structures & accounting, Forensic audits), Corporate finance, Plant finance, M&A, Tax, Financial services, Corporate audit (US GAAP & Indian GAAP), Supply chain management, Compliance and Sourcing.   About BusinessClass:  It is a chat show in which host, Shantanu Prakash in conversation with startup founders and subject matter experts, will give viewers an unscripted peep into the culture of startups, discuss the biggest challenges faced by them, and offer advice from his extensive experience along with some of India’s most renowned investors.


3 Mar 2021

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EP#26 Vinay Bansal – Democratizing angel investing & growing with startups

The VCpreneur: Startups | Venture Capital | Entrepreneurship | Fundraising

In this episode, Vinay Bansal, Co-founder & CEO @Inflection Point Ventures (IPV), joins our host Digjay, to talk about the genesis of IPV, building a trust based platform for both founders & investors, funding startups from Seed to Series A/B and how IPV operates like an angel network while helping founders like VCs & PEs do.  Vinay is a finance professional with 20+ years of experience across Fortune 50 companies, private equity & startups. Last, he was Senior Advisor at TPG Global & before that CFO/CIO at Wildcraft India. He is a Chartered Accountant by qualification and spent the first 14 years of his career in leadership positions across Financial Management & Manufacturing / Supply-chain sourcing functions at GE & Hindustan Unilever. You can connect with him here on Linkedin ----  If you liked our episode, you can subscribe to our podcast on any of the major podcasting platforms like Spotify, Apple iTunes & Google Podcasts. Please leave us a review on Apple iTunes to help others discover this podcast. You can visit thevcpreneur.com and follow us on Twitter @thevcpreneur_ & Instagram @thevcpreneur for more episodes and interesting insights on the startup ecosystem. You can also follow our host Digjay on Linkedin & Twitter ----  Show notes –  (01:30) Vinay’s background; About Inflection Point Ventures (IPV) – genesis & operating model  (06:45) Building a trust based ecosystem for both founders & investors; Onboarding ~3k investors on the platform  (09:42) Differentiating IPV from other angel investment platforms  (13:00) Selection criteria & lifecycle of a startup at IPV  (18:00) How IPV supports founders that do not end up raising funds through their platform?  (20:48) Funding startups from Seed to Series A/B; How IPV operates like an angel network while adding value to startups like VCs & PEs?  (27:20) Rapid fire and closing remarks


17 Jan 2021

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E28: Vinay Bansal (CEO, Inflection Point Ventures)

The Desi VC: Indian Venture Capital | Angel Investors | Startups | VC

Vinay Bansal is the CEO at Inflection Point Ventures, an early stage angel investing platform. He is a finance professional and turnaround specialist with 20+ years of experience across Fortune 50 companies, private equity & startups. Last, he was Senior Advisor at TPG Global and before that CFO & CIO at Wildcraft India. He is a Chartered Accountant by qualification and spent the first 14 years of his career in leadership positions across Financial Management and Manufacturing / Supply-chain sourcing functions at GE and Hindustan Unilever.Follow host Akash Bhat (@bhatvakash) and our podcast (@thedesi_vc) on Twitter.. . .The Desi Startups of the Week:1. Fire.Fly: Fire.Fly is a Bangalore-based learning & development startup focusing on teaching the values of creativity & compassion through online & offline workshops and experiences.2. Leher App: Leher App is a social network built around video discussions that connects people around their interests and passions.. . .In this episode, we will cover:1. Vinay Intro (2:43)2. Covid impact –– Macro-level and portfolio-level (3:43)3. Why has IPV been active when other VC firms have been conservative in their approach during covid (6:48)4. Will companies getting funded now continue to see similar success post-covid? (11:21)5. How can startups leverage the pandemic to create moats (16:21)6. Vinay’s background (20:07)7. Challenges of being an agnostic firm (28:58)8. Time management for GPs (33:16)9. What is CXO genie and how’s that unique to IPV (35:57)10. How to measure success of a mentor-driven program? (41:29)11. Measuring portfolio returns and communication with LPs (46:27)12. Best practices for LP communication (52:20)13. Rapid fire (55:13)

1hr 4mins

24 Aug 2020

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