Achint has over five years of experience in advanced financial modeling, forecasting, valuation, business planning and strategy, VC due-diligence, industry/sector research, investor relationship management, fund administration and investment/portfolio analysis skills.
At Independence Equity, an early stage venture capital fund, Achint is responsible for streamlining and ensuring smooth functioning of the deal flow process – deal sourcing, financial modeling, valuation, deal structure analysis, due diligence and investment. He has vast experience working with early/growth stage companies through VentureLab, providing financial modeling and valuation services, capital-raise document preparation, business planning and development, market, sector and industry research services. Since 2009, he has also helped run and manage the operations of Cornerstone Angels, an angel investment group, and the affiliated fund entity Cornerstone Opportunity Partners LLC as a Manager/Entrepreneur Director. He acts as the key interface for investors and entrepreneurs/executives of prospective companies and manages the group’s deal pipeline, investment process and administration. He worked in the Power Generation sector with Siemens for over two years after his B.E. and has deep interest in working and investing in early/growth stage companies.
Achint is a CFA Charterholder, a Master’s in Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and holds a B.E. in Electrical Engineering from the Delhi College of Engineering, Delhi, India.