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Rajan Anandan: Former MD at Google

Rajan Anandan: Former MD at Google

Rajan Anandan: Former MD at Google

Rajan Anandan is an Indian financial specialist, who filled in as the Vice President of Google India. His took up the job of Managing Director of Google across India and South East Asia in August, 2011. He helped to establish the principal seed asset of Sri Lanka. As of now, he fills in as the Managing Director of Sequoia Capital India. Preceding all these, he additionally held positions of authority with the notable firms Microsoft and Dell. Rajan was likewise a join forces with McKinsey and Co. He is likewise an Angel Investor in beginning phase new companies. 

Rajan Anandan- Biography

Name Rajan Anandan
Born 1966
Birthplace New Delhi, India
Age 54 (2020)
Nationality Indian
Education Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Stanford University
Profession Businessman, Investor, Executive
Position Vice President at Google; Managing Director at Sequoia Capital
Net worth Rs. 70 Crores (2020)
Parents V.S Kumar Anandan
Marital Status Married
Children 2
  • Rajan Anandan-Personal Life 
  • Rajan Anandan-Education 
  • Rajan Anandan-Professional Life 
  • Rajan Anandan-Google 
  • Rajan Anandan-Angel Investor 
  • Rajan Anandan-Sequoia Capital 
  • Rajan Anandan-Recent Facts 

Rajan Anandan-Personal Life 

Rajan Anandan was brought into the world in 1966 in New Delhi, India. He lived in India for a brief timeframe and moved to USA for higher investigations. He was a splendid understudy and shown his significant interest in the innovation improvement field. He is hitched and has two kids. He loves to understand books and play Golf. 

Rajan Anandan-Education 

Rajan Anandan finished his essential instruction from a non-public school in New Delhi, India. He at that point moved to USA and sought after BSc. Mechanical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He further examined Msc. in Manufacturing and System Engineering from Stanford University. 

Rajan Anandan-Professional Life 

Rajan Anandan is a finance manager, Angel Investor and Executive from New Delhi. He offered help to differed new businesses as an Angel Investor. He joined forces with McKinsey firm from 1992-2003. He in the end acquired a decent information and experience of the corporate world. 

He filled in as the General Manager and Vice President at Silicon Valley based, Dell Inc. Country during 2001-2008. Post 2008, he labored for a very long time as the Managing Director at Microsoft India. 

He at that point worked for Google India and took care of the Google tasks across South Asian Businesses from 2011-2019. He surrendered his position at Google India and joined funding association, the Silicon Valley-based, Sequoia Capital in 2019. 

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Rajan Anandan-Google 

Rajan Anadan began his position at Google in 2011. He figured out how to fabricate a web environment for Google. His administration and pioneering enthusiasm assisted him with bringing by and large web environment up in India. He drove more development to Google India and redid the web biological system for the association. In the wake of contributing for a very long time, he finished his situation of President at Google Asia Pacific in April, 2019 and Vikas Agnihotri supplanted him on the understudy job as the Managing Director. 

Rajan Anandan-Angel Investor 

Rajan Anandan has contributed on different new companies, for example, Bangalore-based online underwear adventure Buttercups, Pregbuddy, Druva, Capillary Technologies, Unacademy, TravelKhana, EasyGov., Instamojo, WebEngage, BOV Capital and that's just the beginning. He has contributed and offered backing to around 80 new businesses as of not long ago. He is wanting to put $1.5 million in new businesses of South Asian nations. 

Organizations contributed by Rajan 

  • Rapido 
  • Pregbuddy 
  • Druva 
  • InnovAccer 
  • Minimal Black Book Delhi (LBB) 
  • Unacademy 
  • Dunzo 
  • Zenatix 
  • WebEngage 
  • Instamojo 
  • CroFarm 
  • LetsVenture 
  • Indifi Technologies 
  • POPxo 
  • Mypoolin 
  • Mapmygenome 
  • Leflair 
  • MyUpchar 
  • SocialCops 
  • ButterCups 
  • Inclove 
  • TravelKhana.Com 
  • Appknox 
  • Lucideus 
  • InstaLively 
  • Dataweave 
  • Wishberry 
  • AppViralty Inc Explara 
  • Frrole 
  • Avaz 
  • Omnify Inc 
  • Karza Technologies 
  • Smytten 
  • HashLearn 
  • Plackal-Maya 
  • Threadsol Pvt. Lmd. Programming 
  • IOK Labs Inc. 
  • Social Blood 
  • Inc. Aurality 
  • Ciafo 
  • Innov8 Coworking 
  • Dazo 
  • Freshtohome 
  • Fulfil.IO Inc. 
  • Chaska 
  • Storm CreditTech 
  • EasyGov 
  • Smartcooky. 
  • Slender Technologies 
  • WebEngage 
  • BOV Capital 

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Rajan Anandan-Sequoia Capital 

Rajan Anandan joined the financing task through Sequoia Capital India, which is a non-benefit association. He is the main Managing Director at Sequoia Capital. He essentially goes about as a venture guide and coach to the world's top scale-up program 'Flood' for new businesses. Flood is a program for a fast early advancement for new companies by giving admittance to capital, ability, organization and friends building information. Rajan's profound comprehension of innovation and involvement with extending the web biological system will in the long run raise the measure of acknowledgment among clients and organizations. This will propel advancement while building a multi-billion dollar business that keeps on becoming exceptionally quick. 

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Rajan Anandan-Recent Facts 

  • Rajan came into the spotlight in the year 2019, when he surrendered his assignment from Google India. 
  • He is progressively assembling his profile as an Angel Investor. 
  • Most of late, there was a speculation of Rs.100 Crore to BOV Capital by Rajan. 
  • Rajan gave his significant interests in TravelKhana, EasyGov, Instamojo, and WebEngage. 
  • Also, Rajan generally centers around tech new companies. 
  • He typically posts different startup articles across different web-based media stages.


02 Mar, 2023




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