Abhay Havaldar

Abhay Havaldar

Advisory Director at General Atlantic

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Abhay Havaldar is an Advisory Director at General Atlantic, and was previously the Managing Director at General Atlantic from 2002 until 2013. Mr. Havaldar helped establish GA’s Singapore office in 2011 and established GA’s India office in 2002. He currently serves as a Director on the board of IBS Software Services (P) Ltd. and the National Stock Exchange of India Ltd.

Prior to GA, Mr. Havaldar started his career with the Tata Group and has held operating management responsibilities at Tata Unisys/Infotech (now TCS) and HCL Infosystems.

Mr. Havaldar has been an investor in Indian businesses since 1996, as a partner at Draper International and Connect Capital. He is a Charter Member of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TIE) and a Board member of Society for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SINE).

Mr. Havaldar holds a BE (Electrical Engineering) from the University of Bombay and a Masters in management degree from the Sloan Fellow program at the London Business School.