Aditya is an Investment Fellow at Axilor Ventures. Prior to joining Axilor Ventures, he worked as an Investment Associate at a-IDEA, Technology Business Incubator of NAARM and was taking care of the early-stage investments (Seed and Grants) and investor liaising for the agritech and allied sector startups. Before joining a-IDEA, he worked as a Trainee Marketing Officer at Chambal Fertilisers and Chemicals Limited.
With an interest and understanding of agribusiness and livelihood sector by working in the field of consultancy, sales & marketing, and startup incubation & investment, Aditya has completed a certification course on Fundamentals of Microfinance offered by UNITAR which helped understand the livelihood sector from the perspective of microfinance and credit need. Apart from this in order to develop his understanding of Intellectual Property Rights he completed a certificate course in Intellectual Property Rights from IIM Bangalore.
He is an Agribusiness and agriculture graduate with PGDM (Agriculture) from ICAR-NAARM, Hyderabad and B.Sc. (Agriculture) from Banaras Hindu University. He won the Silver Medal for achieving exceptional academic results in his post-graduation. He has also been awarded Chaudhary Charan Singh Award for securing second position in his under-graduation from Banaras Hindu University in the field of Agriculture.
Being a trained singer in Hindustani Classical Music he likes to sing and holds a keen interest in music. He also plays badminton in his free time.