Jagannath Samavedam is a Partner at Sabre Partners, a Private Equity fund focused on investing in healthcare and financial services sectors. His previous assignment was with VenturEast as a General Partner in the Venture Capital space. Earlier, Jagannath worked with a Private Equity fund focused on energy investments where he was responsible for identifying investment opportunities in Indonesia and Australia. He was also the CFO of India’s first fully integrated biodiesel plant that successfully shipped biodiesel to Europe, complying with their stringent standards. He was also instrumental in raising multi million investments from Private Equity players. Jagannath carries an extensive experience in project finance and corporate banking gained through his 11 year stint with ICICI Bank giving him an opportunity to work with leading companies for structuring financial solutions to their requirements. Jagannath holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the Osmania University in Hyderabad, India, and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, in Lucknow, India.