Mr. Patel brings over 20 years of global financial services experience in Venture Capital, Private Equity and Banking industries to the Partnership. Mr. Patel is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of the Fund and serves as the investment committee co-chair. He is responsible for US deal sourcing, Seed VCs / investors relations, financial due diligence, deal closing. LP relations and overall operations of the fund. Prior to fouding the Fund II, he was an auditor and a consultant of numerous venture capital funds as engagement senior manager and later as Audit Practice Leader of Private Equity and Venture Capital at reputed Public Accounting Firms (Deloitte and RSM). He has deep experience in fund strategy development, financial due diligence, VC deal valuation, deal structuring and deal closing. As a part-time investment consultant to Tempest Ventures for the last 14 years, Shreyas worked on initial screening, financial due diligence and was involved in deal making. As a Limited Partner investor in Indian venture capital fund, he has good experience of LP expectations and appreciates the importance of Fund Governance and LP relations. Mr. Patel is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Accountant with a Bachelor of Commerce in Economics and Accountancy.