Piush KumarChairman and Group President
Hausela Capital Partners is the investment office of Piush Kumar with the objective of funding startups, with a focus on the digital technology space. A serial entrepreneur, Piush has funded and grown multiple businesses in USA, India, Hong Kong, China, and Canada over the last three decades from the ground up. Throughout this tenure, Piush has held various leadership roles, including the formation and leadership of sales, operations, distribution, manufacturing, design and supply chain management. Piush started his career with Brooke Bond India Ltd., a Unilever Company; he was educated in India and received a Master's degree in Finance & Marketing from University of Delhi.
Kirk PinkertonCorporate Counsel
Kirk is a partner with Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP and brings substantial experience in tax, corporate law, law, business litigation, mergers and acquisitions. He is graduate of Indiana University and holds the AV(R) Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, its highest rating for ethics and legal ability
Ashish Raj Kumar
Ashish has worked with Citigroup as an investment banker in Hong Kong since 2010, specifically in the Leveraged Finance and Capital Markets Origination teams as an Associate. A Presidential Scholarship recipient and honors graduate from Bentley University, Boston USA, Ashish has been pursuing entrepreneurial interests since he was a teenager and has worked at various portfolio companies in a multiplicity of roles, all the while studying full time; throughout his college years, Ashish also interned at Credit Suisse and Citigroup. Ashish currently works with the Hausela management teams and at Credihealth.com, as a Director.
Pankaj has been a practicing CPA in the Chicagoland markets for the last three decades, and has extensive experience in US/International taxation and mergers, along with operational experience in managing distribution companies.
He is a director on Hausela Portfolio companies, and acts as the COO at Hosley International Inc.
Jasmeet Singh is a second generation entrepreneur based out of New Delhi, India and has extensive experience in the scientific equipment industry with distribution spanning Middle East, Africa, Europe and South America.
A graduate of St. Stephens College, Delhi University, Jasmeet devotes a lot of time propagating small business and has served on the committee for VAT, Delhi Government and the Scientific Instruments & Dealers Association
Tim Eriks is a veteran banker from Chicago area market with extensive experience in the industry over the last 50 years and 5 banks.
His banking career began with a community bank, the Bank of Lansing, which was sold to American National Bank of Chicago with Tim leading the transition and the Bank thereafter as President of American National Bank of Lansing. Tim has been associated with Piush and our portfolio companies over the last 30 years as the lead or participating banker.