Vijay Angadi: Vijay is Director of Novastar Funds. He has over thirty years of experience in investing in emerging companies. He has led the highly successful small and midcap public company investment activity for Novastar Funds since late 2001.

He is also involved in numerous social activities including scholarships to rural children in India. He is a Major Donor to Rotary International. He has lectured globally on investments, company building and ethics.

Vijay was a pioneer of the venture capital industry in India and was part of the founding team of the first venture fund in India, ICICI Ventures. Vijay later served as Director of venture firm, ICF Ventures which invested in seed stage companies.

Vijay is an engineer from National Institute of Technology (Surathkal, India) and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow.