Anil has been an investor in the media and fintech industries with both corporates and venture funds since 2002.
In the fintech/ecommerce ecosystem he has invested most recently as PayPal and before that with Mojo.Capital and angel investment club Firestartr.co, which he co-founded, in companies such as CloudIQ, Yoyo Wallet, Transferwise, iZettle, Auto1, BeatThatQuote, Compass.io, Urban Massage and Status.im. In the media industry he has invested with IDG Ventures, Modern Times Group, Google and Firestartr,co. in companies such as Shazam, Turtle Entertainment, Splay Networks, Houzz, Zoomin.TV, esportspools.com, Mobcrush, Fuisz Media, Vadio, Pacemaker, Adbrain, BigData4Humans and Peak.
Anil co-founded Google Campus London in 2011, was awarded a Hon Doc in 2011 from Kingston University and made a fellow of the British Computer Society in 2007.
Before his investment career Anil was an investment banker with Bear Stearns and JP Morgan Chase and originally a software engineer in the capital markets industry with Chase and UBS.