140 characters or less | Aaron Bhatnagar, Investor, Director & Venture CapitalistBusiness, New Zealand|2016|02:09|G
Aaron Bhatnagar is a venture capitalist, investor and director based in Auckland, New Zealand. Aaron invests in the New Zealand and global equities markets utilising a "value investing" methodology, with a focus on New Zealand, Australian and American equities, as well as New Zealand property. His key equity investments include New Zealand retirement village companies and healthcare businesses. In addition to publicly listed equities, he participates in venture capital projects. Chief among these is a pre-IPO stake in Pushpay Holdings Limited, listed successfully on the NZX in August 2014. His unlisted technology investments include stakes in Diligent Boardbooks (now exited), Goody Card, Unfiltered, Designer Wardrobe, and Ask Nicely. Aaron was born in Canada and migrated to New Zealand with his parents at a relatively young age. He attended St Kentigern College and has a Master of Arts degree with Honours from the University of Auckland. He is the son of Sir Roger Bhatnagar, a businessman and entrepreneur who made his fortune from the Noel Leeming appliance retail chain.