Vinay Trivedi’s background is in technology, investing, and product management. His investment experience is from The Blackstone Group and Romulus Capital, where he focused on technology, consumer, and education investments. His product experience includes Citymapper (Benchmark & Index backed smart city company) and Locu (General Catalyst-backed data startup). He is an active angel investor and the author of How to Speak Tech, a technology education book published and featured at SXSW in 2014.
Passionate about the future of cities and economic development, Vinay works closely with The Blackstone Charitable Foundation’s Entrepreneurship Initiative to help strengthen entrepreneurial ecosystems in cities around the US. He received his Computer Science degree from Harvard University and has been a proud resident of six cities and three countries.