Empowering AI Startups and Women in AI
Headquartered in San Francisco
Our team consists of influential leaders in AI who have worked at Fortune 500 companies such as Red Hat, IBM Watson, Deloitte and D.E.Shaw & Co (D. E. Shaw & Co. is a multinational investment management firm that has delivered the fifth-highest returns of any hedge fund in the world since inception where the Amazon founder Jeff Bezos served as the VP of Technology before founding Amazon).
Our Founding General Partner Chan Chuan Chen is an entrepreneur and investor in the AI, healthcare, cryptocurrency, real estate, food, and energy spaces. She got her B.A. from UC Berkeley and M.S. from Columbia University before leaving a doctorate program from Columbia University Medical Center to start AI Venture Amalgamators. Chan Chuan helps with startup coaching, marketing, fundraising, and business development/operations. Originally from San Francisco, Chan Chuan has a vast network to connect the right people to each other.
Our CTO Aakriti Srikanth is Founding General Partner at AI Venture Amalgamators which empowers women founders in AI and a VC Principal at Mitsui Sumitomo (amongst the largest corporate groups in the world). She started her career at hedge fund D. E. Shaw & Co. Since then she has worked in product management and product marketing/business development at Fortune 500 companies including IBM, Red Hat, NetApp and Deloitte. She is a Forbes 30 Under 30 Honoree for 2019 and the San Francisco Business Times' “Most Influential Women in Business." In 2018, Alist and Entrepreneur.com featured her as "Youngest Influential woman in AI." (See: https://venturebeat.com/author/aakriti-srikanth/ and https://www.alistdaily.com/lifestyle/meet-six-marketing-stars-from-forbes-30-under-30-2018/). Aakriti is a contributing writer for Forbes and Venture Beat. She has written articles on "Women in AI".
Our COO Vidya Raman is the Director of Product for Machine Learning at CLoudera, a reputed keynote speaker at AI conferences and hails from the Duke The Fuqua School of Business. She specializes on providing AI product expertise and operations.
41 Peralta Avenue,
San Francisco, CA 94118
Areas of Practice
Developing research algorithms in AI
CONNECTING THEM TO THE RIGHT PEOPLE IN SILICON VALLEY
HELPING AI STARTUPS WITH SOFTWare development
OVERCOMING BIAS IN AI
HELPING FEMALE FOUNDERS IN AI
HELPING AI STARTUPS ON PRODUCT STRATEGY
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