Founding Team

Ravi Trivedi

Ravi is the founder of Srijan Capital, focused on building bootstrapped startups, one at a time. He build PushEngage, a platform for Browser Push Notifications, live in 150+ countries, which was acquired. Prior to this, he built CouponRani, a well known coupon site in India..

Ravi is an hands-on Digital Marketer with experience in running online businesses, and SAAS business. He is a board observer for several of his angel investments and works actively with entrepreneurs.  His investments include - Explara, Tookitaki, VentureSity, Mechmocha, Collatebox, and Yappily. He is a Mentor for IIM-A's iAccelerator, and Microsoft Accelerator. 

Prior to this, he worked as a Principal at Southeast Interactive Technology Funds, an early-stage technology venture capital fund in North Carolina, USA. Before Southeast Interactive Technology Funds, he worked as Equity Analyst with Bank of America, where he covered companies over $120B in market capitalization. He was part of the team that was ranked runners up in the Alpha Hedge Fund Research rankings.

He started his career as a software engineer at Hewlett Packard and has global cross-functional experience in leading and managing technology functions.  He worked in marketing, consulting and engineering functions at Hewlett Packard.  

Ravi co-authored the book Web Services Security, and participated in creating web services standards.  He holds a Patent for "System and Methods for Recommending Third Party Services". 

Ravi completed his MBA from Duke University, Fuqua School of Business and has a Masters in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. :                       LinkedIn:    
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