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#39: Shwetank Verma, Leo Capital - Why Venture is A Scale Game and The 3 Key Metrics Every VC Fund Tracks To Measure Fund Performance

The Masters Of Cashflow

Shwetank Verma is the co-founder of the India Insurtech Association and of Leo Capital, a venture capital fund investing in companies in India and South-East Asia. Recent investments include Upmesh (live commerce), CyberSierra (cyber security and insurance), Devtron Labs (K8S deployment) among others. Previously, he led Open Innovation for MetLife Asia and was a part of the senior management team of LumenLab, MetLife's innovation consultancy. At LumenLab, he advised MetLife country CEOs and senior leaders on growth, startup collaboration, culture change, and new product development. Prior to joining MetLife, he was a serial entrepreneur in healthcare and education in India. He serves as Innovation Advisor to the Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Singapore Management University. He is also a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales and holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics and Econometrics from the University of Nottingham (UK), where he was a Foreign and Commonwealth Office scholar. Read more about Leo Capital here https://leo.capital/ or connect with Shwetank on Linkedin here https://www.linkedin.com/in/shwetankv/ If you enjoyed this podcast, would you consider leaving a short review on Apple Podcasts or Spotify? It takes less than 30 seconds, and it really makes a difference in helping to convince new amazing guests to come on the show, and on top of that, I love reading the reviews! Connect with me: Email: hello@andrewsenduk.com Website: https://andrewsenduk.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/andrew.senduk/ Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrew-senduk-1980/

47mins

10 Feb 2022

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EP 42 : Investing in Insurtech | Shwetank Verma (Co-Founder, Leo Capital)

The Startup Operator

An operator turned founder turned investor, Shwetank has lived and experienced the entire spectrum of the startup journey. Based out of Singapore, he is currently an early-stage venture investor in India and South East Asia with Leo Capital focusing on Digital Health, Insurtech and Fintech. Shwetank's portfolio companies include the likes of WayForward, GetRia, CoverGenius, and BeatOApp to name a few. He also co-founded the India Insurtech Association which is a non-profit organization promoting innovation in the Indian insurance sector. Previously, Shwetank headed open innovation at MetLife Asia, where he created and led Collab - a platform for matching best of class technology startups to the right problem statement in the enterprise and bringing culture change to the main enterprise. He has also been an adviser on open innovation to Fortune 500 companies. In this episode of The Startup Operator, Roshan talks to Shwetank about his transition from an operator to a founder to an investor, his investment thesis, and his bets in the insurtech sector. Tune in for another exciting conversation! --------------- Connect with Shwetank -  LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/shwetankv Twitter - https://twitter.com/shwetankv --------------- If you liked this episode, don't forget to subscribe to our podcast and leave us a review. Follow us on - Twitter - https://twitter.com/OperatorStartup LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/startup-operator --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/startup-operator/message

1hr

19 Oct 2020

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Ep 10 – Shwetank Verma – co-Founder and General Partner Leo Capital – Investing in Asian InsurTech – India Edition

Asia InsurTech Podcast

Shwetank Verma is a General Partner and co-Founder of Leo Capital, an early-stage venture investor operating in India and SouthEast Asia. Leo Capital focuses on Digital Health, InsurTech and FinTech. Shwetank is an advisor on open innovation to Fortune 500 companies and a speaker on Artificial Intelligence, Innovation, Digital Health, and InsurTech. Prior to founding […] The post Ep 10 – Shwetank Verma – co-Founder and General Partner Leo Capital – Investing in Asian InsurTech – India Edition appeared first on Asia InsurTech Podcast.

25mins

3 Jun 2019