Venkat Rajan spent his childhood in Chennai and has now made Mumbai his home. He has travelled to over twenty five countries to conduct business in Information Technology, Energy, Research and Development, and mergers and acquisitions. He owns a management consulting company in Mumbai and also in Europe. He believes that human narratives should be told in the context of their complete environment. His personal preferences include the works of filmmakers, Satyajit Ray, Shyam Benegal, and Balu Mahendra. Venkat Rajan hopes that one day market forces will create a platform for all, including the underprivileged, to perform and grow.