Meet our founders
Arnav Kumar

Arnav is passionate about community-led ventures and in his role at Leap, Arnav is building a community that will accelerate the international education dream of thousands of aspirants in the country. With a career spread across 12 years, Arnav started at Deutsche Bank as an Analyst in Equity Restructuring after which he quickly realized his passion for solving problems that are real, complex and need to be done at scale. His early-stage start-up stints include Urban Touch and GoZoomo (which he co-founded). Later, he joined a leading venture capital firm, Elevation Capital (previously known as SAIF Partners) as AVP and led deals in the consumer internet space (e-commerce, education, consumer logistics, automotive). He is an alum of IIT Kharagpur where he completed his Bachelors and Masters Degree in Applied Mathematics. Arnav is passionate about education and career outcomes and loves working with students.

Vaibhav Singh

Vaibhav ventured into Edtech to solve the access to education and student debt problem that plagues overseas education. At Leap, he is on a mission to make global education accessible for Indian students across the spectrum by spearheading growth, strategic partnerships and innovation. Vaibhav has spent over 12 years in financial services and gained experience across global investment banking constructs and the Indian fintech ecosystem. He started his career with Deutsche Bank, where he spent 6 years across the Asia Pacific region (Mumbai, Hong Kong, Singapore and Sydney). He has helped over 3000 Indian students achieve their study abroad dreams over the past 5 years through counselling and financing their education. His experience with scaling ventures like InCred and Capital Float, has been instrumental in building and making Leap the fastest growing study abroad platform in South Asia. An alum of IIT Kharagpur from where he completed B.Tech, Vaibhav is also a CFA Charterholder. He has also pursued programmes from Columbia University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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