Chirag is based in Pritzker Group Venture Capital’s Los Angeles office. Chirag is actively involved in the sourcing, diligence and oversight of several companies, including Casper, Dollar Shave Club, HelloGiggles, The Honest Company, Mapbox, PureWow, Retention Science, and Women.com. Prior to Pritzker Group, Chirag held roles at SV Angel (the SF-based firm) where he focused on investing in consumer internet companies and The Honest Company.
Earlier in his career, Chirag worked at CVC Capital Partners, Europe’s largest private equity firm with $50 billion of capital under management and at Charlesbank Capital Partners. His portfolio included Pilot Travel Centers, Aurora Organic Dairy and Papa Murphy’s Pizza. Chirag started his career at McKinsey & Company, where he focused on consumer/CPG and retail projects.
Chirag holds B.A. in economics and diaspora studies from Swarthmore College and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a concentration in entrepreneurial management.
Chirag is a member of Swarthmore College’s Alumni Council, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Council on Innovation, and a member of the Milken Institute’s Young Leaders Circle.