Abhishek Sharma is the CEO of Foundation Holdings, a global strategic investment firm that focuses on investing in healthcare, education, and consumer sector in India and the GCC region. In this exclusive interview with India Global Business, he discusses top sectors of investment in India, the impact of the pandemic in shaping investment decisions and the need for sustainable practices in building back better.
Education is a vital pillar on which the foundation of India’s aspiration of becoming a $5 trillion economy in the next decade shall be built, writes the former deputy chair of the British Council.
India's online education segment is on fire after the coronavirus outbreak and lockdowns shuttered schools and forced a large chunk of 250 million school-going children to switch to e-learning instead. From unicorns to start-ups, the sector is ripe for an investment boom.
The latest capital raising values Vedantu at $600 million, making it the second most valued Indian edtech start-up after Byju’s.
Byju Raveendran is the CEO and Founder of BYJU’S, the world’s highest-valued edtech start-up. In this interview,...