Rahul D'Silva

Kings County, New York, US

Writer • Consultant • Advisor • Fulbright Fellow, Ireland • TCD + Swarthmore alum
Rahul's Skills
Business Development
Product Management

About Rahul

Born in New York, grew up in India and U.S., lived in France, England, Ireland and Japan.

- Business development and partnerships at a startup, early stage firm, VC or incubator, working across BD, strategy, product and talent
- Advise/mentor entrepreneurs on product growth and talent, and college students on pitching/interviewing for jobs

What I've DONE:
- Partnered with top global tech brands and startups to find talent in Sales/BD, Marketing and management roles; based in Tokyo with a broad network in APAC.
- Marketing in NYC (content development and fundraising support for Sales team) at Two Sigma Investments, a $20+ billion quant investment firm founded by ex-Amazon & ex-D.E. Shaw alumni
- Fulbright Scholar to Ireland, studied poetry for a Master’s in Creative Writing at Trinity College Dublin

What I'm GOOD AT and LIKE TO DO:
- Business development and partnerships, finding talent, rapidly learning complex technical information and distilling into plain English, building and connecting networks, helping people develop, product strategy, reading, tennis, art/design and SET

Work Experience


El Mundo Consulting

May 2015 - December 2016