The gateway to everything entrepreneurial at Cornell University

Cornell Venture Capitalists

Anupendra Sharma

MBA '98

Investment Partner
Siemens Venture Capital, Inc. (Boston, MA)

Biography

Anupendra Sharma is Investment Partner at Siemens Venture Capital in Boston. Anupendra is most actively focused on investing in US, China and Israel. His areas of focus include medtech, imaging, diagnostics, and healthcare IT.

He previously was Director of Mergers & Acquisitions at Siemens Corporation, responsible for Medical transactions in the USA. Anupendra has completed over $3 billion of acquisitions and divestitures, especially in the medical imaging, healthcare IT, software and healthcare services sectors.

Prior to joining Siemens Corporation, Anupendra worked in Investment Banking at JPMorgan and Salomon Smith Barney in New York, strategy consulting for McKinsey in London, and Product Development Finance for Ford Motor in the UK, where he was a member of the core team that launched Ford in China and India.

Education

Anupendra holds an MBA from Cornell University, MS in Accounting & Finance from Manchester Business School, Masters in Economics and Bachelors in Instrumentation Engineering from BITS Pilani, India.

Board Affiliations

Anupendra is a Board Member at China Diagnostics, Board Observer at Cylex, and involved in SVC investments in Sequenom (NASD: SQNM) and U-Systems. Anupendra is a Charter Member of TiE Boston, and Founder & Chairman of Mobile Medics, a social venture attempting to solve the last-mile problem for rural healthcare. Mobile Medics was named the Most Outstanding Social Venture of 2006 at the Global Social Venture Competition, and has won several international awards. Anupendra also serves as mentor and advisor to several Entrepreneurship Centers in the US and India.