In this Masterclass you learn

A Rhodes Scholar, Subhashish received an M.Phil in economics from Oxford University and a B.A. in economics from St. Stephen's College, Delhi. He is a principal on the Beneficial Technology team at Omidyar Network.

  • Breaking into Venture Capital - required skillset and recruitment process.

  • The discipline and consistency for writing.

  • Solving data and privacy concerns through entrepreneurship and private capital.

  • Reflection and mental wellness.


  • 1

    Navigating Venture Capital

    • Overview

    • What is a day in the life of a VC?

    • Evaluating and investing in privacy tech

    • The difference between a social business, a venture investable business and non-profits

    • What does it take to become a successful VC

    • The writing process

    • The process of sourcing a deal and investing

    • Breaking into impact investing and the Omidyar Network India recruitment process

  • 2

    Personal Reflections

    • The Oxford experience

    • Finding meaningful work and following your curiosity

    • Defining success and understanding mental health

    • On Adam Smith, Karl Marx, misinformation and power

    • Data future

    • On relaxing and taking time off