Sanchana
Vasikaran
Associate
Stage: Venture
Focus: Enterprise
Location: Palo Alto

Sanchana focuses on early to late stage venture investments across a wide range of sectors at Norwest with an emphasis on the enterprise and infrastructure spaces.

Prior to joining Norwest, Sanchana was an analyst in the technology investment banking group at J.P. Morgan in New York, where she advised companies on transactions spanning mergers & acquisitions, equity, and debt financings. She previously held a sales operations role at WP Engine.

Sanchana graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor of business administration in Business Honors and Finance. On campus she served as the teaching assistant for Longhorn Startup, a program that provides resources to student entrepreneurs building scalable technology companies.

Get To Know Sanchana
  • 01
    Do you have a favorite quote?
    "Four things do not come back: the spoken word, the sped arrow, the past life, and the neglected opportunity." - Arabian Proverb
  • 02
    What is something that people may not know about you?
    I was on the salsa performance team in undergrad.