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ANIL AGGARWAL

Venture Partner

FinTech

"I began my career as a fintech entrepreneur. Now, at Oak HC/FT, I love connecting with other entrepreneurs and founders who are driven to push the limits of what’s possible with their own fintech idea."

Anil Aggarwal (FT), a Venture Partner at Oak HC/FT, joined the firm in 2014 and focuses on growth equity and early-stage venture opportunities in FinTech.

 

Anil is Founder and serves as Chairman and CEO of Shoptalk, a leading global retail and e-commerce conference. Along with Oak HC/FT Venture Partner Jonathan Weiner, Anil also founded Money2020, the leading event for innovators in emerging payments and financial services. He also co-founded HLTH: The Future of Healthcare Conference that emphasizes innovation in healthcare. Prior to joining Oak HC/FT, Anil was Head of Global Business Development for Google Wallet and Payments. Anil was also Chairman and CEO of TxVia, a payments processor acquired by Google.  Previously, he was Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of TSYS Prepaid.

 

Anil received a law degree from the Boston University School of Law, which awarded him the Young Lawyers Chair in 2006, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Albright College, from which he has received a Distinguished Alumnus Award.

Lightning Round with ANIL

  • Favorite app?

    StreetEasy

  • What was your first job?

    Macy’s. I restocked shelves. That job lasted about 2 weeks.

  • Who should everyone be following right now?

    Jeff Bezos

  • If you had one superpower, what would it be?

    Time travel

  • Where were you born?

    In London…and not the good part either!

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