Ritu Verma is the cofounder & managing partner at Ankur Capital – a venture capital firm investing in innovation & disruptive technologies across multi sectors. Prior to this, she ran an advisory firm Traven, for venture funds looking to promote renewable energy, agri-biotech & materials in India & the SE market. She holds an MBA from INSEAD & a Ph.D. in physics from the University of Pennsylvania. Ritu is also part of the steering committee & director at ThinkAg an agri-sector platform for scaling innovations in India. She is also a member of the IMC agri and food processing committee.