Rajeev joined Sapphire Ventures in 2013, bringing with him broad technology investing experience. He led the firm’s investment in Catchpoint, Outreach, Pendo and TransferWise, worked on the firm’s investments in CloudHealth (acquired by VMware), Krux (acquired by Salesforce), Lavante (acquired by PRGX Global), LeanData, Livongo, Localytics, Looker, Nutanix (NTNX), PubNub, Punchh, Recommind (acquired by OpenText), Reltio, Scytl and Square (SQ) and Qubit.
Previously, Rajeev worked for Silver Lake, a technology-focused private equity firm, where he evaluated middle-market and growth equity investments across the software and internet sectors. Prior to his private equity career, Rajeev worked for the investment banking division of Goldman Sachs. He also spent time during business school working with Amazon’s corporate development group.
Rajeev holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and received a BS in business administration from the University of Southern California, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.