Vijay Reddy, former partner at Intel Capital, has joined the Clear Ventures team as its newest partner.
Some of Reddy’s deals at Intel Capital included Sambanova, DataRobot, Lilt, Joby (Nasdaq: Joby), Aeye (Nasdaq: LIDR), Hypersonix, KatanaGraph, Landing.ai, BabbleLabs (Acquired by Cisco), Matroid, Avaamo, Opaque and Common Sense Machines. He began his career as an entrepreneur when he co-founded his first start-up.
Founded by Chris Rust and Rajeev Madhavan, Clear Ventures focuses on early-stage enterprise IT companies, including those with AI applied to a specific industry or function.
The firm said that Reddy has a well-established reputation as a leading AI and frontier technology investor, having invested in 20 AI and frontier technology start-ups, including four unicorns and two IPOs.
Source: Press release