Founded in 2002, Aavishkaar Capital is a venture capital firm based in Mumbai, India. The firm's six funds invest across Asia and Africa in growth-stage enterprises whose business models create value for the aspiring segment of the population. The scale of the opportunity in the target population segment together with limited, but increasing capital allocated towards this segment, provides the opportunity for generating commercial returns for investors.
Aavishkaar Capital is sponsored by the Dutch fund Goodwell Microfinance Development Company. Their investment managers have extensive experience in private equity and microfinance.
Their exited investments include Jaypore.