Varun Talukdar focuses on investments in the region of India & Asia-Pacific. He joined General Atlantic's Mumbai office in 2013.
Prior to joining General Atlantic, Varun was with Premji Invest, the Bangalore based family investment office of Wipro Chairman, Mr. Azim Premji. At Premji Invest, Varun focused on private equity investments in the consumer & retail and education sectors. Before Premji Invest, Varun worked with the Lehman Bankruptcy Estate in New York to manage and unwind its Indian private and public equity assets. Varun has also worked with Bayside Capital, the Miami based credit investment arm of H.I.G. Capital, and with the industrials investment banking division at Bank of America in New York.
Varun earned a B.S. in business administration from the Kenan Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he graduated with highest honors and highest distinction.