It has been a stellar run for Bejul Somaia, managing director at Lightspeed Venture Partners, over the past two years. To top that was an almost $1 billion partial exit he’s just clocked from the fund’s most prized portfolio company, Oyo. Somaia established Lightspeed’s India in 2008. Bejul Somaia’s early and bold bets, as well as his timely exits, helped him win over other nominees.
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