Gayatri Sarkar

General Partner

Biography

Gayatri is a General Partner at SportVEST and utilizes her experience in venture capital investment analysis, due diligence, deal flow and fundraising, serving as an integral member of the Fund’s Advisory Board. Previously she worked for the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston managing the Fed’s biggest project for Treasury. She is an accredited and angel investor with multiple exits. A crypto investor since 2011. She founded Boston Consulting Solutions Inc. serving Fortune 500 clients and tech startup Career Carma, Inc. and is on the board of directors for multiple blockchain and non-blockchain companies in the AI, healthcare, venture capital, renewable energy sectors. With more than 12 years’ experience in finance technology and strategy management consulting having previously worked for HP, IBM, Goldman Sachs and the EU bank. She is a writer on blockchain venture capital in Hackernoon and other blockchain related publishing media and author of “Word from the Block” interview blog. She is a mentor at MIT Martin Trust Centre, MIT Launch, Mass challenge, Startupbootcamp, International Accelerator and Alchemist Accelerator. She is also a blockchain venture capital speaker at multiple Blockchain VC Global conferences. A Physics major and math minor with an MBA in operations management. She studied behavioral finance at Harvard Kennedy School and Private Equity from Wharton.

Key Skills

Venture Capital95%
Networking & Relationships 85%
Strategy Management85%
Investment Management85%
Research80%
Fundraising85%
Program & Data Management80%