Meet Our Team


Sameer A H

Founder & Managing Director
  • Over 13 years of Deal-making experience
  • With ICICI Securities (I-Sec) - consistently ranked among the top investment banks in India - for over 8 years
  • During his tenure with Vidura and I-Sec, he originated and executed multiple Private Equity and M&A deals and received the award of ‘Deal-maker of the Year’ in 2013 at I-Sec, the year the award was instituted
  • MBA from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Calcutta where he graduated with B S Dua Award for outstanding Organisational Ability and Bachelors in Engineering (B.E) from NIT Surathkal
  • Prior to his MBA, he worked with Coca-Cola India for 2 years
  • He is proficient in English, Hindi, Kannada and Sanskrit

Karuna Lulla

Co-founder & Vice President
  • More than 8 years of deal-making experience with Vidura Capital and ICICI Securities across multiple transactions & sectors
  • During her pre-MBA stint, she worked on multiple PE and M&A deals at ICICI Securities for over 3 years and joined B-School after ICICI Securities stint. She joined Vidura Capital after her MBA and has been here since inception for last 5 years
  • Garnered exposure in the Middle East while working with Protiviti Consulting and Emkaan Investments
  • MBA Gold Medalist from Institute of Management Technology, Dubai
  • She is proficient in English, Hindi, Sindhi and Marathi

Aditya Arora

  • Over 2 years of Investment Banking experience across Financial Services, Consumer and Technology sectors
  • He holds a Master's degree in Business and Commerce from Mumbai University along with a Bachelor’s degree in Management Studies from Jai Hind College, Mumbai
  • He is also a level 3 candidate for the CFA Program, USA
  • He is fluent in English, Hindi and French