Prof. Dhruv Nath

Director, Lead Angels Network

Prof Dhruv Nath is an angel investor, a mentor to startups, an author, and a Director with Lead Angels Network. As part of this journey, he has invested in twenty start-ups, and has mentored over a hundred others. Earlier he was a Professor at MDI, Gurgaon, and a Senior Vice President at NIIT Ltd.

He has been a consultant to the Top Management of Glaxo, Gillette, Nestle, Indianoil Corporation, Thermax, Bajaj Auto, Air India etc., as well as to the Prime Minister of Namibia and the Chief Minister of Delhi.

Prof Nath has a B Tech in Electrical Engineering and a PhD in Computer Science, both from IIT Delhi.

He has written six books so far. Two of these are on the subject of startups, namely “The DREAM Founder”, and “Funding Your Start-up: And Other Nightmares”. His latest book is “Welcome to Aaraampur”, a book of humorous short stories about life in the hills of India. All three of these books have been published by Penguin Randomhouse.