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Our Value Proposition
Helping students and entrepreneurs connect with Venture Capital
G220 Ventures

G220 provides students with a platform to gain hands-on experience and access to great mentors in the entrepreneurial world by connecting them to startup founders and venture capitalists.


G220 helps first time entrepreneurs with their capital raise efforts and other advisory services including mentorship and training.

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Universities Represented
Our past and present participants are graduates from some of the top universities in the world
Our Team
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Founder & Managing Partner

Debjeet Gupta

Debjeet is an advisor/mentor to early stage startups. He has 10+ years of investment banking experience with Lehman Brothers and Nomura. He specializes in M&A of technology and software companies and is also an advisor/mentor to early stage startups. He has been instrumental in helping startups raise funding ranging from $1M – $15M.

University:University of Southern California (USC)


Nisha Sachdeva

Highly driven and passionate. Nisha has 13 plus years of work experience in various verticals of Finance. In her last role at Clix Capital (An Apollo PE Portfolio company, erstwhile GE Capital), Nisha has been instrumental in growing the book by 10x. Actively involved in raising capital, investor relations and worked closely with various teams to create digital lending products. She also was the Founder at Heka, a last mile financing platform for patients and was a Co-Founder at Esgalier Advisors (an ESG advisory firm). She has worked closely with founders/CEOs to help them identify new business opportunities. Advisor to start-ups based in India & the USA. Extensive experience in asset management and structured finance. Has led Business Development and built strong and deep relationships with India’s leading business houses/founders and the investor ecosystem. Being an entrepreneur herself, she is passionate about start-ups, fund-raising and investing. A Master’s degree in Entrepreneurship & Technology from the University of Waterloo, Involved in the Student Venture Fund at the University of Waterloo, which invests in early-stage tech start-ups in Canada.

University:University of Waterloo

Investment Associate

Al Jairazbhoy

Al is one of the founding members of G220 Ventures and takes great pride in analyzing investment opportunities by reviewing and creating investment thesis. He has a background in M&A and deal management experience

Interest Areas:Cleantech, Energy, Sustainability

University:University of San Diego (USD)

Investment Associate

Sahil Nayyar

Currently studying in USC, he has experience working with a VC firm where he pitched investment decks and secured a $500,000 Convertible Note investment for Flexport.

Interest Areas:Technology, B2B Enterprise Software

University:University of Southern California (USC)

Investment Associate

Sathya Eswaran

Sathya Eswaran is a recent MBA graduate from the Ivey Business School in Canada.

Prior to business school, Sathya used to work as a Business Analyst in a multinational shipping company. His main line of work was focused on integrating newly acquired companies into the parent organization by realizing synergies in revenue growth. Most recently, he led an innovative post-merger project involving the development of an underwater remotely operated vehicle (ROV) alongside two major Japanese conglomerate partners.

As a global-minded person who has lived in multiple countries, Sathya tries to bring his adaptable nature of communication when working with multiple stakeholders who come from a wide variety of backgrounds. In his free time, Sathya spends his time hiking in the outdoors.

Interest Areas:Renewable/Clean Energy

Investment Analyst

Ben Woytowich

Interest Areas:Hospitality, Technology, Sustainability.

Investment Associate

Shashank Giri

Investment Associate

Aishwarya Mor

Interest Areas:Fintech & Healthcare

Investment Analyst

Harshika Chadha

Harshika is a recent Business, Management Information Systems graduate. In the past 4 years, Harshika has worked with various firms within Silicon Valley and built a strong foundation in IT/IS Strategy, Business Plan modeling, Systems Analysis, and Agile Project Management.
As a strong advocate for women empowerment, she enjoys providing career mentorship to students and working as a “Women in Tech” researcher.
With a passion for entrepreneurship and analytics, Harshika is excited to help others in bridging the gap between business and technology. Through this experience, she hopes to work with like-minded individuals, seek mentorship, and provide value to Tech start-ups.

Interest Areas:Technology, Wellness, Education

University:San Jose State University

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