Saksham Bhandari
Senior Analyst
Saksham joined Eight Roads after three years of working as a banking analyst at Citi. He focuses on Consumer Tech and FinTech.

What motivates you?

The possibility of backing and working with next generation entrepreneurs on the brink of bringing about the next biggest digital disruption.

What’s been the steepest learning curve on your career journey so far?

The transition from working as an investment banker, supporting large scale companies to a private equity investor, evaluating young and early stage ventures with tremendous growth potential.

Which tech trend are you most excited about at the moment and why?

Artificial Intelligence with the power to disrupt all traditional lines of business to help them become faster, more efficient and more convenient.

What is the company you wish you’d backed and why?

Aggregation as a business model was brought on to the world stage by one company - Uber. A simple business idea that ended up creating an entire industry and a source of inspiration for millions of entrepreneurs across the globe.