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ANU DESHPANDE

MANAGING DIRECTOR OF TECHNOLOGY

As Managing Director of Technology, Anu focuses on late stage Enterprise Software and Artificial Intelligence companies across all business lines. Previously she worked at Woodside Capital Partners as Executive Director, where she was responsible for M&A strategy, partnerships and advisory of emerging growth Enterprise Artificial Intelligence companies.  Prior to Woodside Capital Partners she was an independent investor, having worked with dozens of emerging growth companies and having partnered on investing in a portfolio of companies in big data/analytics, fin-tech, SaaS, social media marketing and consumer electronics. Several companies in the portfolio were acquired at more than $100 million; one company achieved a public market capitalization of greater than $3 billion.  She has studied Computer Systems at University of Maryland and Johns Hopkins University, and is a member of Stanford University's Entrepreneurship program.  Anu also produces a monthly talk show, 'Tech Talk with Anu', that features interviews with tech company founders and other luminaries.  This is one of the most successful shows of its type with episodes reaching over 75,000 views.

TECH TALK WITH ANU EPISODES