Arvind Ayyala is a Partner at Geodesic Capital, focused on investments across enterprise software, fintech, healthcare and sustainable technologies. He was previously co-leading North American growth investments in similar segments, for Singapore-based EDBI. Prior to EDBI, Arvind was with Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), planning and executing the country’s economic development. He worked across Energy & Chemicals, Engineering Services, Healthcare and Technology sectors and was co-running EDB’s work in India and Sri Lanka, while based in Mumbai. Early in his career, he worked as a Sales Engineer for Philadelphia-based Load Control Technologies.
Arvind graduated from NUS’ (National University of Singapore) Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering program. He also graduated on scholarship from NUS Overseas Colleges at University of Pennsylvania in technology ventures. He is completing his MBA at Boston University and has CFA Level 1.
Outside of work, Arvind enjoys – staying fit (cross-country, tennis); spending time with his wife and two daughters; penning poetry periodically; dabbling in a few languages and being a novice audiophile.