Prakhar Singh
Vice President
Prakhar joined Eight Roads from McKinsey & Co. in Indonesia where he worked as an engagement manager. His focus is upon consumer, technology and financial services investments.

What motivates you?

The pursuit of excellence and continuous exposure to the latest trends in business and technology as well as the chance to work with high quality entrepreneurs.

What current technology trend do you get most excited about and why?

The rise of FinTech especially in the Indian context, enabled by growing mobile penetration, rapid technology changes and a favourable regulatory environment.

If you could give one piece of advice to an up and coming entrepreneur what would it be?

Focus on delighting the customer in the most efficient manner, everything else will follow.

What are your favourite qualities in an entrepreneur?

High energy, a singular focus on impact and the ability to switch between big picture thinking and attention to detail.