September 2 - 3, 2020


Converge. Create. Elevate.


Chair/GP, TiE Angels and Elevate Capital

Kumar Sripadam is a technology entrepreneur, business consultant, angel/VC investor and a mentor with 30+ years of experience in the high technology sector. He is currently a GP at Elevate Capital. He is an Executive Committee member of Arc Angel Fund, NYC. He is also the Chair for TiE Angels SV and a Board Member of TiE Silicon Valley. Kumar was a founding member at Redback Networks, a hugely successful IPO company. He has held several senior and executive positions in various startups. He is involved with several Venture and Angel Funds in various capacities. He served on the boards of Incentive Logic Inc and MetaCert. He is an advisor at Moesif and Truelark. As an active investor he has invested in many funds and as well as 70+ companies with several successful exits. His areas of interest are Enterprise & Application software, Hardware, E-commerce, Networking, Cloud, Big Data, IOT and Digital Health. He is also a mentor and an advisor at many Silicon Valley accelerators and incubators. He is an active speaker on the topics of entrepreneurship and angel investing. He holds an MSEE from Southern Illinois University. He is a member of the honor society of Phi Kappa Phi.