Prashant Choksey

Prashant Choksey is the Co-founder of Mumbai Angels of companies which has interests in Real Estate, Construction Chemicals, Entertainment, Venture Capital and Manufacturing. He is the Chief Executive of Choksey Constructions, a real estate development company with a focus on mass housing. The company is currently working on a number of pilot projects on mass housing along with leading global and domestic Financial Institutions and Consulting Firms to explore innovative developmental solutions, design, and technology and business models.

Prashant Choksey is the Chairman & Managing Director of Colortek (India) Limited, which is a liquid colorants company catering to plastic industry. He is also an Executive Director at Choksey Chemicals – a leading manufacturer of construction chemicals in India and Joint Managing Director at Hindustan Mineral Products Company Limited - engage in processing and marketing of natural minerals.

Prashant has invested in a number of start-ups in the area of technology, internet, media and entertainment since mid 1990. He is a co-founder of Mumbai Angels (2006) - India’s Premium leading Angel Network having over 150 members, invested in over 35 start-ups till date.

He is the co-founder of the Young Entrepreneurs Organization (YEO), India Chapter.  YEO is a global community of business owners who run companies that exceed $1M (US) in revenue.  He is also a Member of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO), India Chapter. YPO is the most influential network in the world for business leaders              

 Prashant holds engineering in Applied Mechanics from University of California. He has also completed Management Education Program (MEP) from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, India and also done Executive Management Program (EMP) from Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA.