Lata Krishnan

Lata Krishnan

Lata Krishnan is a private investor and original co-founder in the Krishnan-Shah Family Office, Lata helped start Shah Capital Partners. She takes an active role in identifying and investing in high-growth opportunities and inspiring founders from the technology, medical device, energy, real estate, and social impact worlds. She received her Bachelor of Science degree with Honors from the London School of Economics. 

Lata is also a member of both public and private Boards, most notably the Stanford Healthcare Board (SHC), and the Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) Financial Group. She also had extensive exposure to the technology sector, venture industry, and private equity markets. Lata has built a robust network of corporate relationships in India and the US through her work with SVB and her non-profit board roles. Lata is the Founder, former President, and current Co-Chair of the non-profit organization American India Foundation. Philanthropy being a passion, Lata serves on the Boards of The Commonwealth Club of San Francisco, the Opportunity Fund, the Asian Art Museum and is a Fellow with the American Leadership Forum. Lata is also a Senior Advisory Board Member of the London School of Economics, South Asia Centre.