Rohini Chakravarthy, Managing Partner, NewBuild Venture Capital

Rohini Chakravarthy, Managing Partner, NewBuild Venture Capital

Rohini Chakravarthy is Managing Partner of NewBuild Venture Capital, and a venture capital investor with over 20 years of experience. As a Partner at NGP Capital, NEA and Intel Capital, she has served on 15+ boards as an investor board member and has shepherded companies through exponential growth, successful acquisitions, and IPOs. At NewBuild VC, she invests in early-stage enterprise and supply chain companies around the insight that supply chains will use modern technology infrastructure to reorient around resiliency, geographic reshoring and sustainability. Before going into venture, Rohini was a hardware design engineer at Bay Networks. She holds electrical engineering degrees from IIT Madras and Case Western Reserve University, and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.

Rohini is deeply involved in alumni giving and active on supporting women in technology. She is on the boards of the IIT Madras Foundation and the MIT Club of Northern California, and a founding circle member of Neythri.org, a founding supporter of FirstBoard.io, and an advisory board member to Neythri Futures Fund. Previously, she was a board member of the Ragazzi Boys’ Chorus, where her son was a choral scholar, and led the TiE Women’s Forum for 3 years.