Swarandeep Singh Kambo
Swarandeep Singh Kambo, FRSA, is an investor, a community builder, and an intra-preneurial problem-solver. Currently, he works as a Specialist - Sustainable Finance at The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS).
Additionally, he is a Venture Capital Scout with Saison Capital, the corporate arm of Credit Saison, a Tokyo-listed 30b AUM consumer finance company. He is also the Founder & General Partner at Lykke Capital, an angel syndicate, which operates on Angel List Angel Fund (a SEBI-Registered Fund).
His last role was at UNLEASH as its Global Community Manager, Accelerator Manager, and Fundraising Associate. In this role, he got equipped with the necessary skills to accelerate and help social ventures fundraise to address the Sustainable Development Goals. He worked with 200 very early-stage ventures through their pre-accelerator program, UNLEASH+, and helped 75 of them to raise $4m in grants from our network of funders, including Gates Foundation, Queen’s Commonwealth Trust, Deloitte, and Chemonics. He also served as the community leader for a community comprising of 3,500 talents from 167 countries, 350 institutional partners.
Prior to UNLEASH, Swarandeep was Investment Manager for Madrid-based Axon Partners Group’s $15m growth-stage VC fund, India Opportunities Fund, and its $550m maiden Fund-of-VC-Funds, Aurora.
He has been awarded fellowships such as Climate Reality (U.S.), Royal College of Arts (UK), Startup Leadership Program (International), UNLEASH (Denmark), WEF Global Shapers (International), and StartingBloc (U.S.).