Shailendra is a Managing Director with Sequoia Capital India and focuses on investments in Internet, IT and IT-enabled services, and financial services industries. Shailendra's current investments include: Interactive Avenues, Travelguru, SCIOinspire, GlobalLogic, Pangea3, Edelweiss Capital, and Guruji.
Prior to joining Sequoia 2006, Shailendra was a strategy consultant at Bain & Company in New York where he worked with senior management of Fortune 500 companies on issues of customer segmentation, pricing, and growth strategy. Prior to Bain, Shailendra was co-founder and CEO of a venture-backed offshore outsourcing company in the digital media space. Shailendra also worked in the telecommunications practice of Deloitte Consulting.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Shailendra received an MBA, with Distinction, from Harvard Business School and a BTech in chemical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Mumbai.
Shailendra is a member of Kauffman Fellows Class 11 and completed his fellowship under mentor Sumir Chadha at Sequoia Capital India.