Prashanth is from Bangalore and holds a master’s degree in computer science from the University of Delaware and an undergraduate degree in computer science. He began investing in the Indian technology startup landscape in 2004 through Erasmic Venture Fund, which he had set up. He later joined Accel in 2008, where he is now a Partner, with an investment focus on consumer internet services, online marketplaces and SaaS.
He has led investments in Agrostar, BlueStone, BookMyShow, Clevertap, FabHotels, Glowroad, HolidayMe, HomeLane, InfraMarket, PropTiger, QwikCilver (acquired by Pine Labs), Rentomojo, TeaBox, and other early-stage companies.
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