Vishal Sharma

Operating Director

CURRENTLY BASED IN
Dubai
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  • Sports: Swimming
  • Movie: The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)
  • Book: The Alchemist - Paulo Coelho
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Vishal Sharma is an Operating Director at Global Ventures. He manages investments and value creation with portfolio companies with a keen focus on healthtech opportunities. Prior to this, Vishal was the head of digital strategy and venture investments at NMC Healthcare, the largest private healthcare provider in the UAE. He was the founding member of NMC Life Sciences, the corporate venture SPV of NMC Healthcare. He has worked in multiple strategy and investment roles across conglomerates like the Tata Group, C.K. Birla Group, and Max India Group.

Vishal is passionate about public speaking - largely on topics like digital transformation, digital health, entrepreneurial mindset, and leadership. He is an active angel investor and invests in early-stage tech startups and mentors the founders on product-market fit and talent acquisition.

Vishal holds a bachelors’ degree in Mechanical Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering in India as well as an MBA from the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad.

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