02

Meet our team

Victor Basta

Victor Basta

Co-Head

Marc Deschamps

Co-Head

Divij Ruparelia

Divij Ruparelia

COO

Julien Deconinck

Julien Deconinck

Managing Director

Risana Zitha

Managing Director

Rayana Choudhary

Marketing Director

Shiv Sama

Principal

Corey Karaka

Vice President

Chin Jian Lee

Chin Jian Lee

Associate

Marion Jeng

Associate

Ali Al Suhail

Associate

Oliver Warren

Oliver Warren

Analyst

Omar Makkawy

Omar Makkawy

Analyst

Remus Lai

Analyst

Adam Aziz

Analyst Intern

David Darrehshoori

Analyst Intern

Vishwas Mishra

Analyst Intern

02

Board members & Senior/Country Advisors

John Maris

Board Member

Chief Financial Officer – DAI

Keith Butcher

Board Member

Managing Partner – ButcherJoseph & Co

Dr. Joe Abah

Senior Advisor - Nigeria

Country Director – DAI

Africa advisor to Tony Blair

Claude Sassoulas

Senior Advisor – EU/Africa Comms tech

Ex Tata Communications MD

Sudhir Ispahani

Senior Advisor - US/Hawaii

Global comms tech/Climate tech/Silicon Valley

Ravi Chidambaram

Senior Advisor – Singapore Asia Climate tech

Partner – TC Capital

Tommy Tan

Senior Advisor – Singapore/Indonesia Asia tech

Partner – TC Capital

Masaru Shibata

Senior Advisor – Singapore/Japan Asia tech/fintech/commerce tech

Partner – TC Capital

Pierre Denis

Senior Advisor –UK Commerce tech/brands

Ex CEO Dior & Jimmy Choo

Pierre Gabriel Côté

Senior Advisor - climate tech/mobility

Former Agent-General for Québec & ex CEO of Investment Québec

Benoit Taconet

Benoit Taconet

Country advisor - France

Founder of European tech ventures

Yuval Yashiv

Country Advisor – Israel Climate tech/medtech

Ex CEO Medtech

03

GET IN TOUCH

Say Hello