“Auxano” defined by greek mythology means “To initiate growth”.

Founded in 2016, Auxano is a venture capital firm focused on investing in growth stage businesses with sustainable & scalable business models, driven by robust teams. Founded by Ashish Padiyar and Brijesh Damodaran who believe that entrepreneurs have a unique ability to make a positive impact for the economy as well as the society.

Auxano is looking forth with a vision of entrepreneurship, innovation and growth.

For Entrepreneurs, we believe in empowering founders through guided direction, streamlining of processes fueled by a shared dream to scale to new heights.

For Investors, we provide a systematic process of investing in businesses, backed by driven founders, passionate on problem solving & focused on sustainable business models.


  • Karan Pawani

    Karan Pawani

    Investment Analyst

  • Dr. Swadha Agarwal

    Dr. Swadha Agarwal

    Investment Analyst

  • Rakesh Rana

    Rakesh Rana

    Finance & Regulatory

  • Brijesh Damodaran Nair

    Brijesh Damodaran Nair

    Founding Partner

  • Karan Gupta

    Karan Gupta

    Investment Associate

  • Ashish Padiyar

    Ashish Padiyar

    Founding Partner


Decrypting NFTs (Non- Fungible Tokens)

Twitter co-Founder Jack Dorsey’s first tweet being sold for $2.9 million, Beeple auctioning a painting (Everydays: the First 5000 Days) for $69 million, digital cartoon characters being sold for millions of dollars and the list continues...

Most Important Subject ~ MIS For Business

As every creature in universe talks and share the information to each other in their language either through sensing, speaking or through the gesture, same way the business talks to its owner or its management using numbers, infographics, data comparison drive through MIS which help the business owner to take complicated decision on time to subsist in the market.

7 Ps of Marketing- Part II

The 7Ps of the marketing mix can open up an array of possibilities for a business to assess its strategy and build a competitive edge over its competitors. The relevance of these Ps is more than ever today. To have that X factor in your business, you need to frequently access these 7 Ps and modify it according to what the market demands. Applying them in a right and meaningful way can make or break the deal for any entrepreneur and his organization.