Ankur Bansal

Co-Founder and Director, BlackSoil

Ankur Bansal is the co-founder and director of BlackSoil, an alternative credit platform. He comes with a robust experience of 15 years in idea origination, credit, M&A execution, investment thesis, commercial negotiations, and post-deal investment management. His strong investment acumen, relationship with domestic and international private equity and venture capital firms, association with high-pedigree banks and in-depth knowledge of the PE and VC sectors were the keys behind BlackSoil’s success. Under Ankur’s leadership, Blacksoil has invested over $410 Mn (~₹3,300 Cr) across 180+ deals through its multiple Funds and NBFC by creating flexible lending solutions for new economy growth companies and financial institutions.