Quain draws upon the strengths of the founders' combined 50+ years of deep experience in institutional capital management and technology entrepreneurship in Silicon Valley.
Purvi has 20 years in the institutional capital management industry and as CFO of a healthcare informatics company. Purvi has served on boards of tech and non-tech companies in Silicon Valley and Asia. In the last five years, she helped an overseas investor group incubate a strategy of investing at scale in 300+ tech companies in Silicon Valley, successfully raising external capital for double down checks in the top portfolio companies. Within five years this strategy generated 15 unicorns, 2 SPACs and 2 IPOs. Purvi diligenced and led the firm to invest in Stripe in late 2016. Starting 2018 she co-managed a fund at the same group to pursue investing at scale in early and growth tech venture combined.
Jayant is a Silicon Valley serial entrepreneur, 2x founder, technologist, and business leader who exited his first company in M&A and led his most recent company, YuMe, from inception to IPO (NYSE: YUME) as a global leader in digital media technology. He is an early backer of over two dozen tech ventures including unicorns such as Triller and Boostup.ai. For many of them, he is currently an advisor and board member. He holds several domestic and international patents in the fields of video, semiconductors, and advertising technology. Jayant is also a writer for several business and tech publications, notably his weekly series of articles titled "Letters from Silicon Valley" for Moneylife.
Access to investing in strong tech venture companies continues to fragment rapidly. At Quain, we are pioneering an institutional approach to invest efficiently across sectors and stages.
We call this TechVenture@Scale