Remarkable founders have a vision that will shift the future.
At Tectonic Ventures…
We find and partner with those independent thinkers who have what it takes to realize their vision.
We join teams from the first spark of a new idea and nurture them through world-class execution.
We invest time and energy as trusted advisers, starting even before a company is founded.
We not only provide capital, experience, and an expansive network, we bring the mindset of an entrepreneur — we know the fear, the adrenalin, the hard work, the rough times, and the triumph.
Together, we can uncover earth-shattering opportunities among the shifts and innovations happening in the business landscape.
Together, we can reshape the horizon.
CEO and Co-Founder at Xenex. Started and managed numerous investments and has been an advisor to many successful startups.Read Biography
Seasoned investment professional with decades of experience. Matt teaches entrepreneurship in the Finance department at MIT.Read Biography
Scrappy immigrant with startup, tech and financing experience. Believer in the transformative and leveling powers of tech and entrepreneurship as change agents.Read Biography
Nathan recently stepped down from his role as Kymeta’s CEO and is currently working with Tectonic Ventures, Duke University, Intellectual Ventures, and others to build and grow great companies.Read Biography
Sebastian Ceria is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Axioma, the leading provider of innovative risk-management, portfolio-construction, and risk and regulatory reporting solutions that unify front, middle and back office functions at financial institutions worldwide.
David Coats is a founder and Managing Director of Correlation Ventures.
Shikhar Ghosh is a Senior Lecturer at Harvard Business School. He was selected by BusinessWeek as one of the best Entrepreneurs in the US, Forbes as one of the ‘Masters of the Internet Universe,’ and Fortune as the CEO of one of the 10 most innovative companies in the US.
Felda Hardymon is a partner in Bessemer’s Cambridge, Mass. office. He focuses on investments in the software, communications and storage sectors
Glenn Hubbard is the Dean at Columbia Business School and former Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors.
Ari Kushner is a General Partner at Kushner Capital Partners, as well as the CFO & Director of Entanglement Technologies, Inc. Ari specializes in investment in early stage technology, biotech, financial, and other non-real estate companies.
Ernest Mario began his career in the pharmaceutical industry as a research scientist in 1966. He has lead four drug companies as CEO: Glaxo, Alza, Reliant, and his current company, Capnia. In 2007 he was awarded the Remington Medal, pharmacy’s highest honor, and is namesake of the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers.
Vinay Nair is the founding partner of 55 Capital, a professor, and an author. He is currently a visiting professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Susan C. Schnabel is the Co-Founder and Co-Managing Partner of aPriori Capital Partners.
Tom Tinsley is the Advisory Director of General Atlantic and serves on the boards of Intermedia, Stroz Friedberg and Trax Technologies. He specializes in strategy and global expansion.