A maverick investor with 20 years of investing and operating experience. Sunny has been investing in Private Equity, Technology, Emerging markets and Real Estate for last 12 years.
Sunny helped shepherd Linus Capital to generate an IRR of 36% since inception. Sunny has the knack for picking right assets to invest time and again. Sunny is not afraid to go against the grain and patiently wait for his investment strategy to play out. Sunny was able to exit multiple investments at 6x, 9x and foster one of his investments to a valuation multiple of 200x with his foresight to identify and capitalize on less obvious opportunities. Sunny heads investment vehicles Moonshot Equity(technology) and Realto Capital (real-estate). Sunny served as an executive partner at private equity firms GI Partners and Rigel Associates. Sunny also had operating roles at Sprint, VitalLink, Canon and was part of the management team during Savvis IPO. Sunny recruited Ram Shriram(the largest investor in Google) as an advisor while serving as CEO of a Silicon Valley startup. Sunny was the point man to institute Max Sixer award in IPL (Indian Premier League for Cricket). Sunny served as a Charter Member of TiE and member of Indian Angel Network. Sunny was awarded an MBA from the University of Chicago, holds an MS Computer Science from University of Nebraska and B.Tech from National Institute of Technology (India).