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Badri Pillapakkam

Badri Pillapakkam


Badri leads the Emerging Tech strategy and related investments and the Portfolio Support function at Omidyar Network India.

Since 2010, Badri has led & managed investments and served on the Boards of companies such as Dailyhunt, 1MG, Healthkart, Quikr, Vistaar Finance and Aspiring Minds. Current active themes of interest include digital health, MSMETech, employability, e-commerce 2.0, micro-mobility, local content and agri-tech.

Prior to joining Omidyar Network, Badri served as a vice president, investments and fund operations at Xander Advisors, a private equity firm focusing on real estate investments in India. Previously, Badri worked in the financial risk management division at Exl Service, a leading provider of business process outsourcing services, and in the assurance and business advisory services division of PriceWaterhouseCoopers India, where he worked on statutory and tax audits, due diligence reviews, and feasibility studies for top MNCs.