Raj is a Partner at Great Oaks and has been an investor for over two decades in more than 100 companies. Previously he was a Partner at venture capital firms Athena Technology Investors, Madison Angels, at private equity firm Chatterjee-Soros Group ($2 billion), and at technology banking firm Cowen & Co. He was also co-founder, seed investor and chairman of Modulus Video (acquired by Motorola). He started his career in software development and product marketing and management at a startup. He holds an MBA from Harvard and a BS (double major in computer science and economics) from Yale.
Select Investments: Course Hero, Ginkgo Bioworks, Rescale, Eligible, HealthSherpa, Philz Coffee, Certree, Capbase, Priori Legal.
Select Exits: IPO: Trulia, Fortinet, Selectica, Commerce One. Acquired: Modulus Video (Motorola), Future Advisor (BlackRock), Cloud Volumes (VMWare), Movity (Trulia), Healthagen (Aetna), DramaFever (Softbank), Invite Media (Google), Sirocco Systems (Sycamore Networks, $3bn), Growth Networks (Cisco), Quake Technologies (AMCC), Illuminet (Verisign, $1.2bn).