Karthik Reddy founded Blume with Sanjay Nath in 2011. Karthik has shaped Blume’s investment approach and philosophy over the years, and in turn has overseen investments in some of Blume’s leading portfolio companies such as Servify, Belong, Exotel, Grey Orange Robotics, Unacademy, Healthifyme and Railyatri amongst other emerging stars.
Karthik’s stints at American Express, Reuters Instinet and The Times of India Group have given him a breadth of experience across the US and India in Financial Markets, Technology and Media. He is an alumni of IIT Roorkee, IIM Bangalore and The Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania.
Karthik is based in Mumbai.
Mithun Sacheti on building CaratLane for the long-term and solving for trustDiamonds are forever. But in 2008, they also went online. In our first ever video episode of the Blume Podcast, which happens to the last episode of Season 2, Karthik Reddy sat down with Mithun Sacheti, the CEO of CaratLane who spilled some gems on the glitzy yet…
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- Mithun Sacheti, Karthik Reddy
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Why Blume Ventures invested in FlashAs an investor, I believe that when investing in a business that involves a business model innovation or a shift in consumer behavior, having a strong investment thesis is crucial. This thesis takes years, sometimes even a decade, to materialize, as it relies on natural tech…
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Karthik Reddy on WTF is with Nikhil Kamath - Episode 9The VC investing ecosystem can often seem complex and difficult to understand to an outsider. There is an imbalance of information between investors and even the founders themselves. As more and more ambitious founders launch their businesses, it becomes increasingly…
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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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