Phanindra Sama & Manish Dalal will be joining global Super Angels Forum (GSF), an Indian Tech- startup accelerator founded by Rajesh Sawhney, as venture partners.
Phanindra Sama after co-founding redBus.in in 2006 sold the company to Naspers in the year 2003. Manish Dalal on the other hand, is an active early stage investor and has invested in several innovative startups in the mobile and consumer Internet space through Mumbai Angels.
GSF’s founder, Rajesh Sawhney said, “At GSF, a Venture Partner is either an accomplished startup founder; a seasoned executive with deep domain expertise; or an investor with networks in global geographies relevant to GSF portfolio companies. A venture partner helps GSF to diligence deals during the selection of cohort every six months and takes on board/advisor responsibilities in some of its portfolio companies.”
Sama and Dalal will work part-time for GSF helping them pick the right startups and will also take on board/advisor responsibilities in some of its portfolio companies.
GSF has a network of 40 plus Entrepreneurs-in-Residence and 300 mentors spread across the world.