Create the future

We invest in people who are shaping the future of how we live, work and play.

From healthcare and financial services to infrastructure and manufacturing, we partner with founders who understand the transformational power of AI.

Our Team

At Radical Ventures, we understand that founders require a deep bench of talent to grow. We’ve assembled our team around the needs of businesses poised to scale. Radical is a mix of AI company founders, global business leaders, entrepreneurs, AI scientists, journalists, technologists, and experienced investors. Each one of us is a builder.

Sanjana Basu

Sanjana Basu

Investment Team

Blair Bernholtz

Blair Bernholtz

CFO

Aaron Brindle

Aaron Brindle

Partner, Public Affairs

Ed Clark

Ed Clark

Partner

Ed Clark

Partner

Jordan Jacobs

Jordan Jacobs

Co-founder and Managing Partner

Meg Lizza

Meg Lizza

Director of Talent

Leah Morris

Leah Morris

Senior Analyst

Daniel Mulet

Daniel Mulet

Investment Team

Parasvil Patel

Parasvil Patel

Principal

Tomi Poutanen

Tomi Poutanen

Co-Founder

Keerthana Rang

Keerthana Rang

Director of Communications

Donna Rouzaud

Donna Rouzaud

Director of Administration

Adithya Sreekumar

Adithya Sreekumar

Investment Team

Benji Sucher

Benji Sucher

Co-founder and General Partner

Salim Teja

Salim Teja

Partner, Impact Team

Radical Insights

Radical Reads: Diagnosing the Mind

Radical Reads: Diagnosing the Mind

Sanjana Basu     .    Fever, trouble swallowing, sore throat: these are the tell-tale symptoms of strep throat. But before a doctor decides to prescribe an antibiotic, she may first conduct a throat swab to confirm the presence of streptococcus bacteria. Such reliable...

Re-imagining the economy: A Radical Talk with Eric Schmidt

Re-imagining the economy: A Radical Talk with Eric Schmidt

Eric Schmidt was the Executive Chairman of Google and then Alphabet from 2011 to 2017, as well as Google’s CEO from 2001 to 2011. Prior to Google, Eric was the CEO of Novell and served as Chief Technology Officer at Sun Microsystems. Eric founded Schmidt Futures, a...

Radical Scale: Attracting and Recruiting AI Talent

Radical Scale: Attracting and Recruiting AI Talent

by Meg Lizza, Director of Talent, Radical Ventures Over the past several months the Radical Impact Team has hosted expert roundtables on go-to-market strategies and talent best practices with our portfolio companies. And we’re now sharing the key strategic and...

Radical Scale: Attracting and Recruiting AI Talent

Radical Scale: Managing the Sales Pipeline in a Pandemic

By Parasvil Patel, Principal at Radical VenturesThis is the first in a series of features focused on key strategies for growing early-stage technology companies.Over the past several months the Radical Impact Team has hosted expert roundtables on go-to-market and...

Like Benjamin Franklin knotting a key to a kite in a lightning storm, today’s AI researchers are unlocking technology that is reshaping our world.

And just as Thomas Edison would build upon Franklin’s discoveries, now is the moment to capitalize on the opportunity afforded by innovations in AI. Every facet of our economy and lives stand to benefit from breakthroughs in AI. Like today’s electrical grid, AI will soon power nearly every human interaction with technology.

Lightning to light bulb. That is the transformative moment we are investing in.