An entrepreneur and investor, Ramy is founder and CEO of Snip.it (Acquired by Yahoo, where he served as a product executive) and one of the earliest engineers at Tellme Networks (Acquired by Microsoft). Ramy started his investing career at Khosla Venture where he worked with investors Vinod Khosla and Pierre Lamond on many investments including Groupme (acquired by Skype), Square (NASDAQ:SQ), and Storify (acquired by LiveFyre). He holds a BA and MS in Computer Science from Harvard and an MBA from Stanford.
Named to venture capital’s 40 Under 40 by VC Journal in 2020, Aaron is the co-founder of PathSource, an edtech startup that rose to be the top career app in the App Store until its acquisition in 2017. Aaron also created the online game Fantasy Politics for the 2012 election. Inducted into the annual Innovation Rockstar list by the Boston Business Journal, Aaron has written for Entrepreneur Magazine, Fast Company and a range of business outlets. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and an MPA from Harvard Kennedy School of Government.
Samit was working as an investment banker in Australia when he first heard about the venture capital industry. It resonated with him so much that in 2017, he packed up his bags and moved to San Francisco. He began his investing career at AngelList, helping over 150 founders close early funding rounds. From there, he joined the investing team at Bain Capital Ventures where he ran the firm's early-stage fund program which generated 15 seed investments. Samit is a keen student of the industry and blogs about his learnings (see his investment framework and blog posts here
A VC by day and an ER physician by night, Farzad has over 15 years of experience at the intersection of healthcare and entrepreneurship. He is the founder of eTherapi, a pioneering telemedicine company, and the founding co-director of the Texas Medical Center Biodesign Innovation Program. Farzad started his investing career at Mohr Davidow Ventures, completed his residency training at Baylor and earned his MBA, MD, MS, and BS from Stanford University. He is on faculty at Baylor Medical School, Rice Business School, and Rice Bioengineering Department.
Founder of Benchmark Capital
Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University
Chief of staff for operations under President Obama
Chairman of Mansour Group, a global conglomerate and GM's largest distributor globally
VP of Engineering at Groupon, director of eng at Facebook
First mobile engineer at Twitter, Co-founder and CTO at Snipit, Architect at Yahoo
Data Science manager at Stitch Fix, Uber and Ginger.io
Founder and CEO at Homelight
Head of content Marketing at Square
Founder and CBO at Automat.ai and VP at Nuance
Partner at Work & Co. Previously Head of Design at Reuters, Creative Director at HuffPost