Ayush is currently pursuing an MBA at Harvard Business School and has joined Studio VC as an MBA Associate. Alongside Studio VC, he is also working with Zephyr Management and helping evaluate PE opportunities in Africa and India.

Prior to HBS, Ayush worked with an India-focussed fund, Lightstone Aspada, and evaluated early and growth equity investments in a variety of industries, including supply chains, mobility, financial services, and healthcare. He also worked closely with portfolio companies on fundraising, strategic planning & hiring.

Earlier in his career, Ayush worked with McKinsey & Company as a management consultant and served clients across industries such as Tech/IT, CPG, Chemicals, and PE. Ayush received his B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Madras, graduating in the top 5% of his class.

In his free time, Ayush loves strategy board games and squash while trying to perfect his mom's Indian recipes.