Vaishnavi Katamreddy is an investment principal for the private equity advisory services within Siemens Venture Capital (SVC).
Vaishnavi joined SVC in November 2012 and concentrates on investments in private equity funds worldwide, focussing on emerging markets in particular.
Vaishnavi was an investment manager at Peepul Capital Advisors between 2009 and 2011, focussing on growth equity investments predominently in Southern India. Prior to that, she worked with the Indian office of D. B. Zwirn & Co. as a manager, where she helped invest in and manage a portfolio of private investments across financial services and infrastructure, liasioning with the Asian headquarters in Hong Kong. Vaishnavi also worked with ICICI Securities with their investment banking team, advising leading Indian corporates on fundraising. She was a part of the management trainee rotation program at Citibank India in 2004-2005.
Vaishnavi is a graduate of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (2004) and earned her Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science from Shivaji University, Kolhapur.