Prashanth Prakash

Based in
Bangalore, India
Specializing In
No items found.

Prashanth Prakash joined Accel in 2008.

Prashanth began investing in Indian technology start-ups in 2004, well before they acquired global attention. He started his investing career as a co-founder of Erasmic, one of India’s first early-stage funds. Prior to that, he founded two enterprises in the Internet and multimedia publishing domains.

As a key member of Accel’s India team,  Prashanth focuses on consumer Internet services, online marketplaces, and SaaS. He has led investments in Agrostar, BlueStone, BookMyShow, Clevertap, FabHotels, Glowroad, HolidayMe, HomeLane, InfraMarket, PropTiger, QwikCilver (acquired by Pine Labs), Rentomojo, TeaBox, and other early-stage companies.

Prashanth is from Bangalore and holds a master’s degree in computer science from the University of Delaware and an undergraduate degree in computer science.

Focus

Cloud/SaaS

Consumer

Relationships
Agrostar
Series C
2017

Sitanshu Sheth

Shardul Sheth

Agriculture manufacture and distribution company for organic fertilizers

Bluestone
Series A
2011

Gaurav Singh Kushwaha

Online jewelry retailer

Book My Show
Series A
2012

Ashish Hemrajani

Rajesh Balpande

Parikshit Dar

India-based online entertainment platform

CleverTap
Seed
2014

Sunil Thomas

Suresh Kondamudi

Anand Jain

Mobile engagement and analytics platform

FabHotels
Series A
2015

Vaibhav Aggarwal

Adarsh Manpuria

Online aggregator for hotel rooms for budget travelers

HomeLane
Series D
2017

Srikanth Iyer

Rama Harinath

Home interior personalization and design

PropTiger
Series C
2012

Dhruv Agarwala

India-based real estate advisor

QikPod
Series A
2015

Ravi Gururaj

India-based last mile logistics for e-commerce

QwikCilver
Series B
2010

Kumar Sudarsan

Pratap T P

Stored value card-based solutions

Acquired by Pine Labs

Rentomojo
Series A
2015

Geetansh Bamania

India-based online rental platform for furniture, electronics and appliances

Teabox
Seed
2014

Kausshal Dugarr

India-based online tea store

Infra.Market
Seed
2019

Souvik Sengupta

Marketplace for real estate and construction materials

Clover
Seed
2018

Arvind M

Avinash B R

Gururaj S Rao

Santhosh Narasipura

Demand-backed supply chain for perishables

travelstop
Seed
2019

Prashant Kirtane

Vijay Aggarwal

Altaf Dhamani

Business travel and expense management

The Lafz
Series A
2020

Ankit Mahajan

Dheeraj Batra

Halal-compliant personal care products

MyWear
Seed
2015

Bala Selvarajan

Lee Hagelshaw

Rajagopalan Sundararaghavan

Srigiri Mahadevan

Zhio Xiao Yan

Personalized clothing marketplace

QTalk
Seed
2019

Sagar Modi

Advaith Vishwanath

Voice-first mobile communication platform

CapriCoast
Seed
2015

Jawad Ayaz

Modular furniture marketplace
Acquired by HomeLane

See More
No items found.
Noteworthy
Test Collection Entry 1
Uh oh

Oh no!

Looks like your firewall is blocking some of our new website's features. We’re working on a fix so that you’ll have the same great experience as others. Please contact us if you have questions.