Official name: 
GVFL Limited

Contact Details

Main Office
B H Popular House Ashram Road 1st Floor Premchand House Annexe
Ahmedabad 380 009
Phone: +91 (79) 4021-3900
Fax: +91 (79) 2658-5226

Corporate Profile

Registration country: 
GVFL Limited (formerly Gujarat Venture Finance Limited) is widely regarded as pioneer of Venture capital in India. It is an independent, autonomous Board managed venture finance company based in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. GVFL ushered in the dawn of venture capital in India. Founded in 1990 at the initiative of World Bank, GVFL has supported ventures working on cutting edge of technology as well as encouraged entrepreneurs with innovative ideas.

Funds managed / advised

Fund Curr Amount Fund type Year Status
GVCF 1990 Final Closing
GVCF 1995 Final Closing
GVCF 1997 Final Closing
Golden Gujarat Growth Fund-1 Final Closing
Gujarat Biotech Venture Fund (GBVF) Final Closing
Gujarat IT Fund Final Closing
SME Technology Venture Fund Final Closing

Investment Preferences

Current employees

Name Job title Office
Sankalp Bajpai Associate Vice President Ahmedabad
Dipankar Ganguly Associate Ahmedabad
Mihir Joshi Managing Director Ahmedabad
Maanan Kamdar Associate - Biotech Project Ahmedabad
Arvind Modi Associate Vice President Ahmedabad
Sachin Yasatwar Senior Associate Ahmedabad

Past employees

Name Job title Employer Office Responsibilities
Sanjeev Sharma Managing Director Caltos Capital LLC Los Gatos
Vishnu Varshney President and Chief Executive Officer Gujarat Venture Finance Ltd