Girish Pashilkar

Individual Investor


Girish is an executive with over 20 years' experience in setting up and growing software and recurring service businesses.  He is currently the Managing Partner at Finrock Growth Partners, a private equity firm that acquires and operates businesses in these sectors.  Before Finrock, Girish was the CEO of Workplace Answers, LLC (“WPA”), a global leader in online compliance training (acquired by EverFi, Inc). During his time at the helm of WPA, it was listed in the Inc 500/5000 list of fastest growing companies 6 times and grew 5X over a 7 year period.  Prior to WPA, Girish was an Entrepreneur in Residence at Alpine Investors, a private equity firm.  He has been a senior executive with Infosys Technologies (NASDAQ: INFY) , a technology and consulting services firm, where he led a portfolio of businesses exceeding $70 million in revenues and grew the business at an annual rate exceeding 30% over a four-year period.  Girish started his career at Arthur Andersen, where he led multiple process and technology transformation programs for Fortune 500 corporations such as Johnson & Johnson, Bayer, FedEx, etc.

Girish is a graduate of the Stanford Graduate School of Business and the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay. He is a founding member of the Austin chapter of Pratham, a non profit focused on providing education to underprivileged children. He also serves on the board of Efficient Forms, an HR Software company based in Littleton, Colorado and Netreo, a network monitoring company based in Irvine, California.