Ketan Patel
Managing Director, New York
Mobile Computing, M2M/IoT/Connected Devices, Mobile Security, Next Generation Wireless Networks

Ketan Patel is the managing director of NexStar Partners.

Between 2006 and 2015, Ketan worked at New Venture Partners where he focused on mobile and cloud computing investments across the value chain.

Previously, he worked in a variety of operating roles at startups and large multinational corporations such as Cavium Networks (IT Security), eMpowerTel Networks (VoIP), Tiara Networks (edge-aggregations routers), MIPS Technologies, and SGI.

Ketan holds an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, an MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and a BS in Electrical Engineering from North Carolina State University.

Investments: BioCatch, Cohere Technologies, Vasona Networks, Sedona Systems, SCADAfence, Presenso, Xage Security


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