Dharmesh Thakker

Mr Dharmesh Thakker

Overview

Joined ATV in 2007 as a member of the firm's Clean Technology and IT Infrastructure practice areas. Founding member and Co-President of the Wharton Cleantech and Energy Network and also serves on the Cleantech Advisory Board at TiE. Previously was the Director of Corporate Business Development at Keynote Systems where he supported acquisitions in the wireless and video infrastructure sectors and established alliances with H-P, Computer Associates and European VARs. Supported strategic sales efforts at key accounts and helped grow recurring annual revenues for emerging products from $0 to $20mm in two years. Previously was a member of the founding team at InterNetwork (acquired by FinePoint Technologies) and a Product Manager at Peakstone (acquired by Entrust Inc). Was part of the early strategy consulting team at Manhattan Associates, and served briefly in the Investment Banking team at Thomas Weisel Partners, raising capital for US and Israeli companies.
Observes on the boards of AltaRock Energy, Calisolar, Nuventix, Qumu, and Sub-one Technology.
MBA from The Wharton School. BS in Electrical Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin where he received the Dean’s award for graduating in the top 1% of his class.

Career

Advanced Technology Ventures

(ATV Capital)
   

Venture capital firm with a focus on Information Technology, Healthcare and Cleantech
Position:
Senior Associate (Palo Alto) (past)
Intel's strategic investment program for equity investments/ acquisitions to grow the Internet economy in support of Intel's strategic interests.
Position:
Investment Director (current)

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