Sarita Raichura

Platform | Acceleration & Strategic Initiatives

At Blume, Sarita is responsible for Platform Acceleration & Strategic Initiatives, working across several fronts including setting up a ‘Founder Advisor Network’ to enable quicker and deeper learning for our founders from the wider ecosystem. She works closely with a curated set of Blume portfolio companies that are based in Bangalore.  In addition, she interfaces with key startup leaders from the Bangalore ecosystem while anchoring Blume’s relationship with key university accelerators and pipeline programs from across Southern India.
 
Previously, Sarita was Regional Head at Indian Angel Network, where she worked with numerous early stage entrepreneurs and angel investors. Prior to this, she worked in the global marketing team at Intel Technologies.
 
Sarita is passionate about women empowerment. She is part of a group called ‘ Women orbiting Women’, where a group of accomplished women work towards helping rural women sustain livelihood through entrepreneurship.
 
Sarita has  a Masters in International Management from Thunderbird School of Management in the US. She is based in Bangalore.