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Raju Rishi

Raju Rishi General Partners @ RRE Ventures

Raju is an Enterprise, SaaS, and deep tech investor. He is responsible for RRE’s investments in Imgix, Hyla, DataDog, Sailthru, YieldBot, Bit.ly, and Base. Before joining RRE as a General Partner, Raju was a Venture Partner at Sigma Prime Ventures, where he led investments in Ceros, NSONE, and several other startups. Raju is also a co-Founder of Rave Mobile Safety, one of RRE’s portfolio companies.

Before becoming a venture capitalist, Raju held executive roles at AT&T and Lucent. He continues to serve as a strategic advisor to a great many venture-backed startups. Raju is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Materials Science and Engineering. Outside of the office, Raju can be found spending time with his wife, kids, and dogs of various sizes. He has been known to entertain discussions ranging from spirituality to the future of cybersecurity, often while sipping a fine Single Malt.