Ashish manages Blume’s growth stage portfolio companies, as well as portfolio headed for exits. In addition he supports fundraising activities for our portfolio companies as well as the Fund. An early member of Blume since 2012, Ashish led the establishment of Blume’s platform and support services arm, Constellation Blu; now a 40-member team providing a wide range of advisory services such as transaction support, regulatory, compliance services and talent recruitment for portfolio companies.
A Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary by qualification, he has also been a visiting faculty and speaker at industry associations and premier business schools.
Ashish is based in Mumbai.
Manish Taneja on Purplle’s frugality principle, short-term pains vs long-term gains, and niceness as a superpowerIn this episode, Manish Taneja of Purplle tells Ashish Fafadia of Blume about the perils of moving away from your vision because "some VC told you to" and the mistakes that entrepreneurs should avoid in their journey.
- Episode 8
- Ashish Fafadia
- Reading Time
- 39 minutes
How To Build An ESOP Framework That Works For Both Founders And EmployeesESOPs, a largely equitable tool of wealth creation, is also often misunderstood or used sub-optimally. The conflicts start when there is a disconnect between what the company promised and what the employee expected. Not paying attention to ESOPs at the very beginning can end…
- Disha Sharma
A Mesh(Y) Start To A Rich Slice Of Life – Rajan Bajaj’s Journey Of Building A UnicornDuring Blume Day 2020, Gaurav Munjal of Unacademy spoke about how he wanted to be known as the founder of a unicorn before he enters his 30s. Unacademy was valued at $500 million at the time, and Munjal’s birthday was hardly six months away. The very next month, the…
- Ashish Fafadia
Blume Announces Final Close Of Fund III At $102mThis is the formal Press Release that we issued today announcing the final close of FundIII. Accompanying picture issued with the Press Release. India’s leading homegrown early-stage venture capital firm, Blume Ventures, has announced the…
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