Rajat Khare is an entrepreneur and the creator of Boundary Holding, a Luxembourg-based next-generation technology fund focused on AI and deep-tech related businesses.
Rajat Khare began his business path by founding an education firm after graduating from the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi with a Computer Science degree. He has also served as a mentor to a number of entrepreneurs and is the author of “Make the Move” — Demystifying Entrepreneurship.
Mr. Rajat Khare later founded Boundary Holding in 2016, a European investment firm based in Luxembourg and France that invests in Artificial Intelligence companies that combine new technologies such as IoT, Analytics, UAVs, Big Data, and sustainable models such as Deep tech and Med tech. Rajat Khare has been able to reproduce his success stories in a number of startups thanks to investments from Boundary Holding. Professor Patrick Turner’s course at the INSEAD School of Business used his career as an entrepreneur as a case study.
In the previous two years, Boundary Holding has invested in companies such as Singapore-based facial recognition firm XRVision, AI-based drone solution provider Asteria Aerospace, and France-based C-UAVs solutions startup Cerbair.
Rajat Khare is a world traveller who enjoys skiing and practising yoga and Vipassana meditation. He also has a Facebook page dedicated to Yoga, where he emphasises the value of it in improving his decision-making abilities and making him happy in both his business and personal life.
Rajat Khare Biography
|Category||Venture Capitalist, Entrepreneur, Investor|
|Alma Mater||Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi|
|Occupation||Founder, Boundary Holding, Investor|
|Rajat Khare’s Age||Not Available|
|Publication||‘Make the Move’ – Demystifying Entrepreneurship|
|Name||Rajat Khare is an IIT Delhi Alumni|
|Name||Indus Entrepreneurs Network|
Awards & Recognition
|Rajat Khare was Appreciated by APJ Abdul Kalam (President of India)|
|Hobbies||Rajat khare likes Skiing, Yoga, Vipassana|
Rajat Khare Investments
|2018||XR Vision||Boundary Holding invested in Singapore-based XRVision to leverage its potential in the Facial Recognition and Video content analytics market.|
|2019||Asteria||Rajat Khare founded Boundary Holding invested in Asteria Aerospace, a robotics and AI company from Bengaluru, to enhance the growth of UAVs and offer AI solutions to different sectors. However, last year, the company had successfully exited Asteria Aerospace after Mukesh Ambani-led conglomerate RIL acquired about 51.7% of its stake.|
|2019||Konux||By investing in Konux, an Industrial IoT and AI analytics company based in Munich, Germany, Boundary Holding forayed into the Industrial IoT industry, which holds immense potential for AI-based critical infrastructure overhaul, including changes to its transport, utility, and logistics system.|
|2019||Cerbair||By investing in a French-based Technofounders startup, Cerbair, Boundary Holding aspired for the growth of automatic protection of vulnerable facilities, and critical infrastructure which includes monitoring of UAVs.|
|2020||InfiniDome||Boundary Holding founded by Rajat Khare invested in InfiniDome, a cyber-startup to protect AI-equipped driverless vehicles.|
|2020||Internest||Internest, a Paris-based startup, received funding from Boundary Holding in 2020. With this investment, the company looked to expand its clientele and partnership across various logistics and transportation by leveraging robust and precise positioning Local Landing System (LoLaS).|
|2020||Elistair||Elistair, a French manufacturer of automated tethered UAV systems, raised funding from Rajat Khare founded Boundary Holding in 2020.|
|2020||Ranmarine||Netherlands-based cleantech startup, Ranmarine raised funding from Luxembourg-based Boundary Holding. Its recent funding is aimed at fostering the growth of green solutions to complex problems, also referred to cleantech.|
|2020||Aeraccess||Aeraccess, a French technology solutions provider received funding from Boundary Holding to tap its potential for becoming a UAV market leader. The company aims to utilize the capital for expanding its business across the Asian market, with a special focus on India.|
|2021||Bleenco||Bleenco is a Munich-based company building software platform for industrial automation. Our proprietary multi-sided platform addresses some of the biggest challenges in field of safety and operational efficiency.|
|2021||Astrocast||Astrocast SA is the most advanced SatIoT Service for customers looking to track, monitor, manage, and communicate with assets in remote regions of the world. With the world’s most innovative nanosatellite network, Astrocast delivers a complete end-to-end, direct-to-orbit service, state-of-the-art communication modules, and enterprise-class services.|
|2021||Japet Medical||Japet Medical Devices is a French biomedical company developing robotic equipment for the most advanced quality of treatment. They dedicate each day to develop efficient and user-friendly innovative solutions with the belief that these technologies will change the quality of life of many people.|
|2021||EdallSystems||EdallSystems provide Educational Service (Aerospace Engineering Training), UAV development, Engineering Service(Lab Development), and consulting in INDIA. Their motto is to become a major Product Development company in the field of Aerospace In India and to support and Develop Aerospace products in India.|
|2021||Scewo||Scewo is a medical technology platform that develops stair-climbing wheelchairs. Founded in 2017, the company is headquartered in Winterthur, Zurich, Switzerland.|