Tej Kanani is a founder and crypto enthusiast who currently works as a Principal at Sierra Ventures, a leading venture capital firm based in California, USA. He has a background in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data analytics, and has worked with several technology startups over the years. Tej is particularly interested in the potential of blockchain technology to transform different industries, from finance to healthcare and beyond. He is a regular speaker at industry events and has written extensively on the topic of blockchain and cryptocurrency. In addition to his work at Sierra Ventures, Tej is an advisor to several blockchain startups, including BigchainDB and Cognitivescale. He is also an active member of the crypto community on social media and can be found on Twitter @tejkanani.
|Education||Boston University Questrom School of Business|
|Location||San Francisco, California|
|Company Overview||Sierra Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm that was founded in 1982 and is based in San Mateo, California. The company specializes in providing funding to startups in a wide range of technology sectors such as artificial intelligence/machine learning, big data, cloud, financial technology, education technology, health technology, IoT, marketplaces, SaaS and enterprise apps, security, and emerging technologies such as 5G, devices, blockchain, robotics & devices, and virtual reality/augmented reality. Sierra Ventures has a vast network of connections and resources to help startups grow and succeed in their respective industries.|
|Sweet Spot||$2M (5-8M)|