An angel investor, startup specialist, and trained physician are few avatars of Dr. Anu Gupta who brings a unique outlook through her 15+ years’ experience in global pharmaceutical industry and Indian hospitals.Anu engages with the start-up community as a mentor and advisor via Spark10 (European accelerator) and provides her healthcare pharma expertise to VC funds. She has been invited as an investor delegate and jury panelist at various pitching events organized by leading incubators, accelerators and institutions (Rajasthan Startup fest (RIICO & CIIE IIMA), Empresario (EDII Ahmedabad), Khoj (ZNationlab), StarUp (Ah! Ventures) & TapChief Global Ideathon). Anu is associated as an Investor with Rajasthan Angel Innovator Network (RAIN) and her current investments include Imaginry, Edgefx and Kalaage.
Dr. Anu acquired extensive experience of drug development at Novartis, a top pharma company where she led global clinical trials of an innovative neuroscience drug at Company Headquarters in Switzerland. Anu held global leadership roles across functions and built and led drug safety and regulatory teams at India Global Office. Prior to her corporate sojourn, she delivered patient care as a Pathologist in hospitals across India.
Dr Anu has completed her MBBS from Gandhi Medical College and MD from Shyam Shah Medical College, Madhya Pradesh.