Karthik Reddy

Vice Chairman, IVCA & Co-founder and Managing Partner,
Blume Ventures


Karthik Reddy is a co-founder and Managing Partner at Blume Ventures. With now over $400 mill AUM, Blume focuses on seed to Pre-Series A stages of funding and supports its best portfolio companies into growth rounds.

Blume has made ~150 investments over a decade across 3 funds. Blume is investing out of its latest Fund IV from 2022. At Blume, he has led and/or serves on the boards of some of the leading investments at the firm – Unacademy, Grey Orange, Dunzo, Healthifyme, Servify, Smallcase, IntrCity, Exotel, and Webengage amongst other emerging stars. Karthik’s stints at American Express, Instinet (under Reuters) and Bennett Coleman (Times Group) have given him a breadth of experience across the US and India in Financial Markets, Technology and Media. He is an alumni of IIT (Roorkee), IIM (Bangalore) and The Wharton School at the Univ of Pennsylvania.