Rishab Malik
Operating Partner – GSF India
Education

B.A. (H) Economics, University of Austin, Texas

MBA, INSEAD

Professional Experience

GSF India - Operating Partner (July 2012 - Present)
The Hub - Founding Member (May 2012 - Present)
Bestylish.com - Director (September 2012 – April 2013)
Figr - Co-Founder and Director (October 2010 – June 2012)
Leighton International - Business Analyst, Investment & Acquisitions (January 2008 – January 2010)
FLAG Telecom/ Reliance Communications - Manager, Marketing & Strategy (June 2006 – January 2008)

Other Information

Rishab is an Operating Partner at GSF, India’s most successful tech accelerator to date. Delhi-based, he leads GSF's operations in North India where he manages deal-flow and investments in startups for the accelerator andworks closely with the GSF portfolio on product, business-development and fundraising strategies.

Rishab started his first enterprise at 19 and after completing his undergraduate studies, went on to work for FLAG Telecom, a telecom-infrastructure company in London. He then spent 3 years working in the investment management industry in India and the Middle East, before once again turning into an entrepreneur. In 2010, he co-founded Figr, one of Singapore’s first paperless receipt POS software and data analytics startups which went on to raise a successful angel round led by INSEAD. He returned to India in 2012 to pursue his passion: furthering the startup ecosystem through venture capital and support for entrepreneurs.

Rishab has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from The University of Texas and an MBA from INSEAD. He also teaches Corporate Finance and Business Planning at Infinity Business School in New Delhi. Rishab is an avid golfer and a keen bridge player.