Sandeep Naik is a Managing Director and head of General Atlantic’s India & Asia-Pacific business, based in the firm’s Mumbai office. He manages and oversees GA’s investments in the region, including Billdesk, IIFL Wealth Management Limited, House of Anita Dongre, Citius Tech, IndusInd, Garena, and National Stock Exchange. Sandeep is currently on the board of Billdesk, Citius Tech, House of Anita Dongre, IIFL Wealth Management, and PT MAP Boga Adiperkasa. Sandeep joined General Atlantic in 2012 and is a member of the firm’s Executive and Portfolio Committees.
Before joining GA, Sandeep served as a Partner and Co-Head of the India office for Apax, leading its investments in the healthcare, financial and business services, and retail and consumer sectors. Prior to joining Apax, he was a Global Marketing Manager at Medtronic Inc., a scientist at Mayo Clinic, and a consultant with McKinsey & Company. He is also the Co-Founder of InfraScan Inc., a medical device start-up firm focused on detecting bleeding inside the brain using a handheld device.
Sandeep is an avid community worker and philanthropist. He serves as a Trustee on the American School Board and co-founded ToolBox India, an organization that brings professionals and nonprofit organizations together to improve productivity and efficiency within the social sector.
Sandeep holds a B.Tech in instrumentation engineering from the University of Mumbai, an M.S. in biomedical engineering from the Medical College of Virginia, and an M.B.A. in finance from The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He was selected as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum and has served on the Global Agenda Council of New Order of Economic Thinking.