Aviral is an early-stage investor at Venture Highway. He leads SaaS, EdTech, Social, and High Tech. He has previously helped setup Guild Capital's India investing practice, having led/been on boards of investments across edtech, D2C and SaaS, he has been investing in the Indian ecosystem for half a decade.
Aviral is also the founder of A Junior VC. A Junior VC started off in 2018 as a bi-weekly newsletter addressing the whitespace on conversations by venture capitalists in the entrepreneurial ecosystem in India. It has eventually shaped up to be a platform that democratizes access to the startup ecosystem.
Aviral graduated with an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad (Director's List for top 3%) and a BTech inEngineering Physics at IIT Bombay. He was ranked 9th nationally out of 200K+ applicants in the Common Admission Test.