Aakar Vachhani Partner


Mr. Vachhani is a Partner and has been a member of the Investment Team since joining Fairview in 2008. He is involved in research, due diligence, investment monitoring, and business development for Fairview's venture capital and private equity partnership and direct co-investment portfolios. Prior to joining Fairview, Mr. Vachhani was at Cambridge Associates, a leading investment advisor to foundations, endowments and corporate and government entities. He was responsible for analyzing private equity, venture capital, and real estate funds in support of the firm's clients and consultants. In addition, he led quantitative research projects on private equity and venture capital returns. Mr. Vachhani also spent time with MK Capital, a multi-stage growth equity and venture capital firm.

Mr. Vachhani holds a B.S. in Economics-Finance from Bentley University and an MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurship & Innovation from the Kellogg School of Management. He is a member of the Board of Directors of San Francisco Achievers. Mr. Vachhani established and leads Fairview's San Francisco office.