Raj got his Bachelor of Applied Science in Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania where he graduated Summa Cum Laude as a Benjamin Franklin Scholar. He also attended the Wharton School where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business/Managerial Economics, graduating Summa Cum Laude and as a Joseph Wharton Scholar. Finally, Raj attended Harvard University where he earned an MBA in Business. 
Raj started his career as a Senior Analyst at Marakon Associates. He worked there for two years before moving on to J.P. Morgan backed Miradiant where he spent a year as a Product Development Manager. He spent another year as an interim executive at Diageo before becoming a Senior Manager at McKinsey & Company. 
Ganguly spent the next six years as Senior Vice President at Bain Capital. Raj then dived into the world of venture capital becoming a Co-Founder and General Partner at Velos Partners. Ganguly has been a Senior Adviser at the Boston Consulting Group since 2013 and has since served on the board of many companies.