Rashmi Gopinath

Partner, Microsoft Ventures

Rashmi Gopinath is a Partner with Microsoft Ventures and leads enterprise software, cloud infrastructure, cybersecurity, IoT, and AI/ML investments in North America. She also leads the fund’s investments in India. Her current investments include Frame (acquired by Nutanix), Paxata, Tact.ai, SnapRoute, CNEX Labs, Synack, CloudLanes, UnravelData, Interana, and Contrast Security. Previously, Rashmi was an Investment Director at Intel Capital focused on investing in cloud, infrastructure, cybersecurity, and big data companies. At Intel Capital, her investments included MongoDB (NASDAQ:MDB), ForeScout (NASDAQ: FSCT), Basis Science (acquired by Intel), Maginatics (acquired by EMC), Apperian (acquired by Arxan), Arrayent (acquired by Prodea), and BlueData. She also led global business development for high-growth startups such as Couchbase and BlueData. Prior to that, she held product development and product marketing positions at GE and Oracle. Rashmi has an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Electronics Engineering from the University of Mumbai in India.