Jayesh Parekh is a Managing Partner at Jungle Ventures, a Pan-Asian Venture Capital fund based in Singapore.

He is a Co-Founder of Sony Entertainment Television, a major television network of Sony Pictures Entertainment, which is subsidiary of Sony Japan.

He spent over 12 years at IBM in Houston and Singapore, and part of the team that brought IBM back to India.

He is on the Board and the Investment Committee of Aavishkaar India II Fund and Aavishkaar Frontier Fund, which are social impact funds.  He is also on the board of Sanctum Wealth Management, One Animation, Milaap and Picdot (Flickbay).

He holds a Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering from Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda and a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.

He is an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at INSEAD.

He is a Charter Member of TiE and Indian Angel Network.