We’re excited to announce that the Elevate Capital venture partner team is expanding. Our highly successful and passionate group of entrepreneurs, founders, CEOs, EIRs, and investors bring years of unparalleled leadership experience and tangible strategic value to our portfolio companies.
The team’s objective is to coach, guide, and mentor start-up companies as they develop strategic initiatives that lead to accelerated long-term growth. They bring industry domain expertise and deal pipeline to the Elevate Capital Fund. Meet our Venture Partners.
Anu Shukla: Anu Shukla is a serial entrepreneur with more than 25 years of high-tech industry experience. She is an active angel investor, personally supporting and investing in women and minority-led enterprises. Anu has founded and exited several software companies with $600M enterprise value. Follow Anu on LinkedIn
Dipty Desai: Dipty is the Head of the West Coast Division of USISPF, where she works with the US and Indian government, enterprises/MNCs, and late-stage startups supporting their needs for policy advocacy, state engagements, and business to business interactions for cross border growth across sectors including healthcare. Follow Dipty on LinkedIn
Donn Dimond: Donn is an innovative thought leader with a passion for helping others reach their potential. He has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare sector. Donn is currently a mentor and consultant for other healthcare companies as well as an active TiE investor. Follow Donn on LinkedIn
Doug Fieldhouse: Doug has a deep background and expertise in business formation, capital markets, payments, risk, and telephony. His experiences include building and operating law firms, international non-profits, and high-tech enterprises. Doug has been recognized as an entrepreneur, leader, and innovator. Follow Doug on LinkedIn
Giovanni Magni: Giovanni is a veteran Senior Executive, C-Suite Officer, and Board Member with over 40 years of success in biotech, life sciences, pharma, medical diagnostics, and hospitals. Leveraging extensive experience in strategic leadership, commercialization, and international business, he is a valuable asset for similar-sector companies. Follow Giovanni on LinkedIn
Lateef Jackson: Lateef is an entrepreneur, advisor, and investor-focused in healthcare technology. Lateef is an investor and CTO of Troy Medicare, a tech-enabled company focused on underserved communities. He has led teams in building technology for cloud computing, real estate, healthcare, and finance. Follow Lateef on LinkedIn
Robin Jones: Robin is CEO of Monsoon, Inc., Principal Consultant/Founder at Bizmaven.me, and Co-Founder at MOICA. She is a high-tech and software leader who served as the COO at Public Market and has extensive experience in providers expertise and strategic guidance for telecom, mobile, and wireless semiconductor industries. Follow Robin on LinkedIn
Soumitra Sengupta: Soumitra is an entrepreneur, mentor, and investor focused on technology and life sciences. He is Co-Founder of a stealth startup and Entrepreneur-in-Residence at The Idea Village. He has helped build and bring to market products in cloud computing, mobile phones, enterprise software, robotics, and machine learning. Follow Soumitra on LinkedIn
Tariq (TK) Khan: Tariq Khan is a mentor and an early-stage investor in start-ups and is an angel investor in six other companies. Tariq relies primarily on his experiential learning focuses on helping founders prioritize thinking, energy, and resources to the most vital parts of the entrepreneurship action set. Follow Tariq on LinkedIn