“I see tremendous opportunity in the India-US SaaS corridor, where talented and ambitious founders build world-class products and solutions for global markets. The journey of partnering and supporting them through their evolution, from seed to IPO and beyond, is truly an exciting one.“
Ananya is an Associate at WestBridge Capital based in Silicon Valley. She believes that a global perspective enables a deeper understanding of the challenges that require innovative solutions. She keeps her inner spark lit by keenly following developments in SaaS, consumer technology, and financial technology.
Ananya grew up across geographies between New Delhi and London and moved to the United States in 2016 to attend Yale University. Prior to WestBridge, Ananya was an early recruit at Narmi, a digital banking SaaS company, where she was responsible for driving key operational and strategic initiatives to scale growth. She wore many hats as a generalist at Narmi, spanning product innovation, operations, business development, and sales. Ananya started her career in the Technology Equity Capital Markets team at Morgan Stanley in New York. Here, she helped software and internet companies transition from private to public markets. As a result, she was part of the IPOs of Toast, DigitalOcean, and Doximity, among others.
Besides helping fledgling companies make the right moves, Ananya enjoys plotting moves of the strategic kind on the chessboard. She also likes to take time off to travel or just relax with a book in hand.