Jul 31, 2023
Founder & CEO- Genleap
Vandana worked with Genleap as its client and helped us with our capital raise. Vandana is very enterprising and resourceful and is always available to do her best for the clients she works with. Vandana helped us with a number of key introductions and helped us in managing our fund raising. Vandana is a thorough professional and very high on integrity and ethics. I would recommend Vandana as an investment banker and as a person to know. I wish her all the best for her future
Jul 2, 2023
Founder- Only Electriq Solutions
We are happy to announce that we have received an undisclosed amount from Get Vantage and had a successful fundraise. We thank you, Ms. Vandana Tolani and the Convanto team for helping us with the same. Thanks to Get Vantage and Raj Gandhi for believing in us.
Jun 16, 2023
Founder- Reverr, Co-founder- SKITCH
I highly recommend Vandana as an exceptional investment banker. Her expertise and dedication to her work has been truly impressive.
Throughout our professional interactions, Vandana consistently demonstrated an in-depth understanding of the financial market and an ability to identify lucrative investment opportunities. Her analytical skills and attention to detail are second to none, making her an invaluable asset in any financial endeavor.
She possesses excellent communication and negotiation skills, effectively liaising with clients and stakeholders to achieve optimal results. Her ability to think strategically and adapt to changing market conditions is truly commendable.
In summary, Vandana is an exceptional investment banker who brings a wealth of knowledge, expertise, and professionalism to any project. I wholeheartedly recommend them for any financial role and have no doubt they will make a significant positive impact wherever they go.
Jun 10, 2023
CEO & Founder- The Global Hues
I must say that Vandana Tolani is doing a great job in the startup industry. She has a keen eye for identifying promising startups and possesses all the abilities required to nurture their growth through investments and her guidance.
I highly recommend Vandana as a venture capitalist for any aspiring entrepreneur or company seeking funding and strategic guidance. Her wealth of experience, combined with her genuine dedication and commitment to fostering growth, make her an invaluable asset to any venture.
May 28, 2023
Ex-Intern at Convanto
Vandana ma'am has been a great mentor and a wonderful teacher through and through. She makes sure that all her interns flourish in an environment that is healthy and full of opportunities. She is a dynamic leader, and the kindest person I have ever had the chance to work with. I'll always be grateful for the opportunity.
Mar 21, 2023
Founder- Only Electriq Solutions
We at Only Electriq are an E-Mobility company trying to make EV-Mobility affordable, environment friendly. Ms. Vandana is assisting us in raising funds for our company. She is a wonder woman with impeccable integrity, hard work and dedication. She has helped in formulating our proposal and connected us with potential investors who are looking forward to associate. If not for her, this would not have been possible. Ms. Vandana is always available to support her clients in the best possible manner and with the patience and calm nature, helps them navigate tough situations. We strongly recommend her to both Investors and those who are seeking to raise funds.
Mar 14, 2023
Founder- Pay Agency
I had the pleasure of working with Vandana Tolani during my time in the startup world, and I must say that she is one of the most dynamic and versatile professionals I have come across. As the Founder and CEO at Convanto, Vandana brings over 25 years of rich experience in International and Domestic Business Advisory & Fund Raising to the table.
Vandana is an adept strategic planner, with a proven history of mentoring business start-ups, identifying new growth avenues, developing innovative strategies, and building high-performing teams. Her ability to guide and mentor early-stage start-ups across sectors and industry sub-verticals is unparalleled, and her insights into the funding landscape are invaluable.
What I admire most about Vandana is her ability to think outside the box and come up with creative solutions to complex problems. She is not afraid to take risks and explore uncharted territories, and her passion for entrepreneurship and innovation is infectious.
Overall, I would highly recommend Vandana Tolani to anyone looking for a seasoned professional with a wealth of experience in fund raising for early stage start-ups. She is a true visionary and a pleasure to work with.
Feb 21, 2023
Podcast Host, Author
Vandana is an exceptionally talented and versatile individual with huge passion and integrity for her work. I was delighted to have the opportunity to interview her for my Smart Connector podcast and I was so impressed by her achievements as well as wisdom too. I have no hesitation in recommending Vandana highly, so make sure you reach out and connect with her in person.
Feb 6, 2023
Executive Coach | Visionary & Strategist | Speaker | Author | Podcast Host
Vandana was my guest on Leadership Re-Imagined. her knowledge and willingness to share her expertise, experiences and herself are just one example of her commitment to leadership and growth. I encourage you to listen to her episode. (Season 3 Episode 15)
Jan 30, 2023
Marketing Associate at Payomatix | Influencer
I had the pleasure of working with Vandana Tolani and I was immediately impressed by her talent and humility. Vandana is a visionary entrepreneur who is passionate about helping startups succeed. She has a deep understanding of the financial and strategic challenges that startups face, and she uses her extensive knowledge to provide tailored support and advice.
Vandana is not only an expert in her field, but she is also a consummate professional. She is approachable, genuine, and always willing to lend a hand.
Jan 30, 2023
Founder & President: Frontrunners Development, Inc. Global Business Development/ Consultancy Impact
Vandana is a knowledgable and professional leader in the fundraising space. I've known her to be sharp with details and consistent with follow-through. As a business developer who works with innovators who are often sourcing a round, I would recommend a trusted expert in the field. I place great confidence in Vandana.
Jan 30, 2023
President & Chief Marketing Officer at Fintech Innovations International
Vandana Tolani and her boutique investment banking firm Convanto are adding unique value to fundraising and supporting early stage ventures through a thorough and focused approach which is rooted in a deep understanding of the companies and the people behind them. As co-founder of a fin-tech company, I have experienced this methodological approach, hands-on guidance and strong commitment; also impressed with Vandana's access to multiple investor segments in different geographies, a key driver of success.
Jan 18, 2023
Vandana's company Convanto has provided a great support in the most professional manner. Her team helped me prepare the business plan and financial model which was detailed but easy to understand. It has been a great experience so far working with her team while identifying and approaching the investor community. I really liked the timely updates and insights that she used to provide me pertitent to investor response and actions. Her networking is very strong and she takes personal care that all the issues of the founders are addressed asap.
Dec 22, 2022
Recommendation for all business entrepreneurs. I have established residential care setting in the UK. The aim is to ensure private sector continue to support the UK government to enhance and develop the care industry. I was recommended by business associate who introduce me to Convanto. Vandana Tolani and her great team develop a comprehensive financial model, design, business plan and pitch-deck. Great team and skilled staff with exceptional knowledge and experience will deliver quality and contemporarily approach to attract investors for your business. Vandana and her team promotes regularly meetings to involved me in all the processes to ensure quality and customers satisfaction becomes the primary focus a well as make corrective decision. I pleased to announced that Vanana Tolani network with top business investors, will help you to raise funds to start your business. Finally, anyone looking to raise funds for business venture, Vandana Tolani is your answer and I highly recommend, anyone to get connected with Vandana Tolani and they will not regret it.
Nov 21, 2022
We are Mihuru, a fintech platform whose mission is to make travel affordable and accessible to everyone. Mihuru means “My Freedom” and we enable travelers to spread the cost of their vacations over months. Travelers take a trip they otherwise could not afford while travel brands elevate their business - increase bookings & grow revenues. We reached out to Ms. Vandana Tolani of Convanto to help us raise funds for Mihuru and were instantly impressed by her professionalism, clarity of thought and ability to provide guidance. She has been connecting us to an incredible list of investors within India and Overseas and is actively engaged in all discussions.
I strongly recommend Ms. Tolani and her team for their overall commitment to helping us achieve our funding goals and look forward to work with them across funding rounds over time. I’m confident any startup working with them is sure to have an excellent experience.
Nov 11, 2022
Manager- Fintech Innovations International, Dubai
We are, FII Global Ltd (TradeAssets), a fintech operating an ‘E-Marketplace’ for Financial Institutions, Corporates, Private Funds and Insurers globally. We were recently introduced to Ms. Vandana Tolani of Convanto. We have issued a mandate to Convanto to raise funds for our fintech startup. We are quite happy with the way things have been going so far. Vandana and her team have been very professional and helping us in writing our story into a pitch deck, with the Financial model, business plan, valuation and having meetings with prospective investors. We are pleasantly surprised to note that Vandana has been trying to connect us with an impressive list of investors both in India and outside. In fact, Vandana makes it a point to dial into and stay fully connected in all the investor conversations we have had so far and provide us valuable inputs continuously. We have no hesitation in vouching as to Vandana and her team’s commitment, involvement and the eagerness to ensure that the client’s objectives are successfully achieved in as short a time as possible. We are quite optimistic that our engagement with Vandana / Convanto is going well and hopefully we will be successful soon in raising the funds we need to grow our startup.
Jul 13, 2022
AI & ML Leader
We are an established DeepTech startup in the space of AI trustworthiness working on ensuring 5 dimensions for AI projects, namely - Fairness, Reliability, Security, Privacy, and Explainability. We approached Vandana to help us raise funds for our start-up. She has a rich investor network and has connected us to various investors over the past few months. She also assisted us with preparing our pith-deck, financial model, business plan and valuation as per the global market standards. Her commitment to her work, and ability to deliver is commendable. Her team has been highly professional and reliable while assisting us with the fundraise as well. I am pleased to offer her a recommendation for any startup seeking investments or advisory services.
May 21, 2022
Founder, Group CEO & MD- Stalwart World
Vandana is one of those rare breed of people who "gets your ask" even before you spell it out! Her deep understanding and expertise in her craft and her ability to convert that into tangible outcomes is the stuff that sets her apart from her peers! Her commitment to driving the best for her clients is truly commendable and i wish her and Convanto, the very best in all future endeavours!
Apr 13, 2022
CEO at eJOHRI. Full Stack Entrepreneur. Business Strategist & growth hacker. Mentor & Angel Investor
I have been connected to Vandana since last 4 months. She has a very amazing personality, is very straightforward and always calm. She has a very strong knowledge of entrepreneurship and fundraising.
Apr 13, 2022
Founder & MD at eJOHRI
We as #eJOHRI are creating the biggest jewellery marketplace in India & Vandana has been really influential in connecting us with the right people
Mar 21, 2022
Founder at Sinimo Industries
Building a business from the scratch can be quite a lonely and a long journey, believe me when I tell you, regardless of where you might be on that journey u could surely use what Vandana ma'am has to offer.
She's responsive, smart, dedicated and she doesn't mince words. She's the real deal in a space filled with a lot of phonies. A great person to work with and a strong team driven to get done what is needed.
I whole heartedly recommend ma'am to anybody who is looking for that little extra help to get ahead.
She knows what she's doing and that's a rare quality to be honest.
Mar 1, 2022
Product Manager | VNIT Nagpur
It was an amazing experience to work with Mrs. Vandana. Her professionalism and experience have inspired me to deliver my best, as she herself always working to do her best. Mrs. Vandana is calm, polite, and intelligent, and is well aware of all the market’s whereabouts.
Her knowledge in investments and entrepreneurship is truly remarkable. She is very active in sharing her knowledge and experiences with others, I always follow her and grasp her teachings.
Feb 28, 2022
Co-Founder & Director @ Urban Farm Fresh
I have been connected with this superwoman from last 4 months only. She has an amazing personality, is always calm but on top of everything. I have learnt a lot from her in a very short span of time.
Dec 9, 2021
CEO at First Reach Financial Consultancy Services (P) Ltd
We meet many people during the course of our day’s work, but a few create an impact. Vandana is one such person – extremely professional, passionate about her work, committed to her customer needs and very courteous.
I have always been left amazed by her ability to multi-task and handle situation calmly, even when the going isn’t easy.
As a leader she earns my highest appreciation.
Vandana – wishing you the best.
Dec 9, 2021
Founder and CEO at Forpose Pvt Ltd
Working with Vandana is a great experience. She is very professional and the way she builds relations with clients is truly phenomenal.
Dec 9, 2021
Founder & Hon.Chair at Ra by Rashi Foundation I Founder & CEO - Kyaa Matlab
Vandana is a great people’s person and team leader. Relationships is one of her biggest strengths and this can be seen in her relations with clients, colleagues and business associates at large. Vandana makes pitch deck very easy for all her clients and has helped many startups get funded. Great to be connected with her!
Nov 17, 2021
Emerging Tech VC | Venture Partner | Ecosystem Builder | Startup Mentor | China & SEA | CEMS MiM at NUS
Vandana has incredible domain expertise covering topics such as entrepreneurship, investments, VC and operations. She is highly connected and energetic, always on the look out to add value. I am fortunate to be working with her and would highly recommend her to any firm, startup or fund. A fantastic leader for challenging tasks. I look forward to further collaboration.
Oct 31, 2021
President and CEO at Advanced Integrative Medical Enterprises, Inc. and The O Med Spa
It is my pleasure to recommend the investment banking services of Ms. Tolani. I have worked with her over the last three months on a capital raise, and have found her to be honest, hardworking, and very punctual in her communications.
Oct 20, 2021
Founder ITALMEC Group of Companies
I had the pleasure of working with Vandana recently on a project and I was immediately amazed by her professionalism by her attention to the smallest details for the success of the project but above all to the punctuality which she maintains the schedule of the project. She is always available to answer any questions at any time of day and this gives a lot of confidence to those who work for the first time in this type of project. I confess in my 30 year career that I have found few people with the professional characteristics of Vandana, a true excellence in the sector that she covers. Not only I do recommend Vandana and her team, but our company will entrust everything concerning branding and the strategic planning for the years to come to her.
Aug 25, 2021
CEO at Bountiful Foods (P) Ltd.
I have been working with Vandana for the last couple of months. During this time, I have found her to be very professional in her approach. She is well connected in the industry and is helping us with raising funding for our company.
She is very helpful, always pitching in with new ideas to better our offering, and is quite responsive whenever we need help.
I highly recommend her to anyone looking for professional help with investment banking services.
Aug 22, 2021
CEO at Meetopolis
Lisa Marie Butkiewicz
Vandana is the quintessential investment banker highly skilled at her craft. She has a vast global network throughout Asia, North America and Europe. She is beyond professional, intelligent, hard working and is relentless in assisting her clients. She makes herself available 24/7 and is extremely humble and knowledgeable. She is a pleasure to work with.
Jul 19, 2021
Podcast & Radio Show Host
I had the pleasure of connecting with Vandana Tolani, CEO of Convanto, and then interviewing her on the Everyday Business Show. What a remarkable interview. Vandana shared freely her knowledge and wisdom built from decades of experience in raising capital funds successfully, finding suitable investor partnerships, developing strategy and business planning for startups. Vandana spoke about the difficulties some companies encounter in these processes and how to rectify them. If you are a startup looking for assistance in the capital raise process, I have no problem recommending Vandana and the team at Convanto. Her expertise and understanding of what is needed to assist companies in successful capital fundraising are evident in her portfolio and advice.
Jul 7, 2021
CEO & Co-founder at myPaisaa
We got connected with Vandana through a friend of ours. Vandana is well networked with the investor community. She is diligent, focused and soft spoken. She connected us to many new investors over last few months. I am happy to recommend her to any new startup looking to quickly reach out to the investor community and shorten the learning curve of fundraise.
Jun 29, 2021
Startup Community Evangelist | Startup Speaker | Mentor of Change at AIM & Startup India | Executed Startup India Yatra
Vandana ma'am is one of the most enthusiastic and energetic people I have ever come across, she is highly skilled specially when it comes to raising investments for Startups and her network is incredible. I would recommend every startup to approach her and understand about how funds are raised and managed. Also would request every stake holder in startup ecosystem to collaborate with her as she will bring alot of value. She is definitely an asset to any team. Way to go ma'am!
Jun 8, 2021
Founder- Enlea Learning
I would like to thank Vandana Tolani and her firm Convanto. The team has been highly professional while helping me with Enlea Learning’s fundraise. I also opted for their services for making my pitch deck and business plan. Vandana is prompt with all communications with the investors. She has provided us with a timely feedback that is truly value adding.
I highly recommend Convanto's services.
May 9, 2021
Founder and CEO Medical Sathi Pvt Ltd
Dr. Rajjan Prasad
I would like to thank the entire team of Vandana Tolani and her firm Convanto.
They are highly professional team, who helped me with my pitch deck and business plan and are even helping with my fundraise.
Vandana has really helped us with her business advisory services. The timely communication of the investor feedback and identification of the correct window helped us a lot. Her up to date expertise in the financial sector creates a trust that is rare to find.
Additionally, we appreciate the guidance, commitment and professionalism of Convanto.
Do take her services as I highly recommend them.
Keep up the excellent work!
Apr 8, 2021
Associate Professor and Assistant Dean at O.P. Jindal Global University
Vandana is a versatile speaker. Her knowledge on funding and way beyond really impressed our students at JGBS. Her enriching experience brought many examples of interest for the students who attended the session. She is one person who has immense knowledge to share with students who wish to become entrepreneurs. Her global connect makes her really unique. We surely look forward to inviting her again
Apr 3, 2021
Great speaker and coach, unique in a way because it is challenging but at the same time easy to learn from her about raising finances, startup investments and venture capital. I had a great experience with her and way of explaining financial sector in regards of entrepreneural funding cannot be expressed in words.
I wish her all the best for future and to grow always.
regards and thanks!
Mar 31, 2021
Founder at Development Avenue Technology Private Limited
It has always been nice working with Vandana, she is calm and one of the finest investment banker to work with. Her calmness and ability to understand the need of startup makes her really great. She has excellent connect in the industry and always there to help you and guide you.
Mar 4, 2021
Senior Finance Manager at Perridon Holdings
Vandana helped my company in the fundraising process and she was a top professional. She also introduced us to enormous number of leads. She presented us in a very professional manner and did the job for us.
Jan 27, 2021
Head- Startup Relations at Let's Venture
Vandana has been a key partner for identifying superb early stage deals. Over the past 3 years she has been instrumental in bridging the fund raising gap for young entrepreneurs. She realises the importance of being empathetic to founders while setting the right expectations and communicating the standpoint of VCs.
Jan 27, 2021
Operational Mastermind; Brings Calm To The Ambiguous
Vandana is a force. She has the network, connections and fortitude needed to succeed. I can't recommend her enough to help startups achieve their goals.
Jan 26, 2021
Bizmoni CEO - Chairman
Vandana is one of those rare diamonds in the Fundraising industry you must meet. She brings experience and results to the table like nobody else. I was positively surprised by her performance and know-how. If you are looking to engage a fundraising professional that brings results to the table, I strongly recommend Vandana.
Jan 24, 2021
CEO at YelyPay Credit
I am in the process of raising funds for my start-up through Vandana. As an investment advisor, she has an impressive network among funds. Her passion for achieving goals, and answers around the clock is something extraordinary, I am glad I got to know her and look forward to continued fruitful cooperation.
Jan 12, 2021
Founder - DishServe
I would like thank the entire team of Vandana Tolani and her firm Convanto. She has helped us with her business advisory services. The timely communication of the investor feedback and identification of the correct window helped us a lot. Her up to date expertise in the financial sector creates a trust that is rare to find. Additionally, we appreciate the guidance, commitment and professionalism of all the team members of Convanto. We highly recommend Convanto’s services to all startups in all stages that are seeking investments and look forward to working with Vandana in the future.
Nov 30, 2020
Executive Director and CEO - Exato Technologies
Appuorv K Sinha
Vandana Tolani and her firm Convanto have been associated with us for the past one and a half years. She has helped us raise funds successfully and found suitable investor partners for us within a short span of time, alongside providing us with her business advisory services, and is now associated with us again for our upcoming funding round. Her up to date expertise in the financial sector creates a trust that is rare to find. Additionally, we appreciate the guidance, commitment and professionalism of all the team members of Convanto. We highly recommend Convanto’s services to startups in all stages that are seeking investments and look forward to working with Vandana in the future.
Jul 13, 2020
Machine Learning Engineer/Certified Deep Learning Engineer/NVIDIA Jetson Nano Specialist/ AI
In the few days of knowing Vandana, and seeking investment recommendations. Vandana has been able to put our new startup to a lot of prominent people in the investment network as well business development domain. As techies with new AI projects in the market, We couldn't have approached anyone better at this stage !!
Jul 13, 2020
Vandana is our IB and has been helping us with the fund raising. She has not only been actively getting us leads but also has helped us in business development with her constant guidance, support and network. Hope to have a long term connection and all the best for future.
Mar 5, 2020
Co-founder of Ubiqc
I am in the process of raising funds for my startup through Vandana. As an investment consultant she has impeccable credentials and impressive network among funds. She is quite proactive and aggressive in her approach, I look forward to a fruitful conclusion of the association
Feb 10, 2020
A Design Thinker, A Global Education Evangelist, A Strategic Branding & Marketing specialist, Youth Motivator, An Innovation fanatic and a Progressive Coach
Vandana is a very proactive and progressive business associate and works as a 360 degree value creator. Her involvement at a macro and micro level makes every transaction seamless yet structured. Vandana brings in rich experience and global perspective to the partnership.