• Our Team

    We believe in really getting down in the trenches with founders and thus our team is composed of successful entrepreneurs, hustlers, engineers, and VCs.

    Co-Founder & Managing Partner

    LOS ANGELES

    Nandeet an Edison scholar, 30 under 30 for University of California, and an undergraduate student at UCLA majoring in History and Pre-Medicine. His highlights during his time at UCLA are highlighted by founding and leading an entrepreneurial organization (Venture: The Entrepreneur Society) and building Pyur Solutions, a company selling organic pesticide solutions. During his time at UCLA, he worked at various VC firm including Anthos Capital, Science Inc. and Space Angels Network. Beyond that his experience consists of researching TBI (traumatic brain injury) at NeuralAnalytics and completing various internships for companies such as Samsung, Dell, Ubisoft, and T-mobile. He is a contributor at TechCrunch, HuffPost, and StartupGrind.

    Co-Founder & Managing Partner

    PHILADELPHIA

    Rajat has been called "One of the top 15 college entrepreneurs in the nation" by Forbes and at Penn, Rajat built and sold ThirdEye, a company dubbed as "Philadelphia's Top College Startup"; ThirdEye was a product that empowers visually impaired persons by verbally recognizing what they are looking at using computer vision. Rajat believes that all schools should encourage entrepreneurship and highlights his views on how we can fix our currently broken education system in his book What High School Didn’t Teach Me: A Recent Graduate’s Perspective on How High Schools are Killing Creativity. He is currently a contributor at Forbes and HuffPost. In the past he worked as the Interim COO of the IoT startup MainTool, was part of the Equity Crowdfunding team at Indiegogo, was a Kleiner Perkins KPCB Fellow, and worked in VC at Red and Blue Ventures (Warby Parker and Jet.com). He attended the University of Pennsylvania for a BS in Economics from Wharton and a MS in Engineering from Penn Engineering.

    Director of Business Partnerships

    PENN STATE

    Venture Scout

    OHIO

    Founder, Genetesis

    Greg Schwartz

    Venture Scout

    LOS ANGELES

    VP Growth for Squad

    Previously Co-Founder at Expertise.com

    Kieran O'Reilly

    Venture Scout

    SAN FRANCISCO

    Founder, Gifs.com

    Founder, Gems.com

    Director of Corporate Connect

    NEW YORK

    Founder, Novo Product Labs

    Venture Scout

    NEW YORK

    MD, Columbia

    Venture Scout

    UC DAVIS

    Founder, Mirror AI

    Lucciano Diaz

    Venture Scout

    PUERTO RICO

    Co-Founder, Young Entrepreneurs of Puerto Rico

    Amer Mriziq

    Associate

    SAN FRANCISCO

    Founder, Campus Chill

    Harsh Shah

    Associate Intern

    TORONTO

    Co-Founder, SpitStrips