I’m co-founder and Partner at Uprising where I focus on shit that matters. 🙂
Been an early investor / advisor to companies like Lending Club, Lyft, Upworthy, Change.org, Watsi, Zaarly, Jobvite, and Evolution Robotics (now iRobot). Formerly a Partner and led all digital media / software investments at CMEA Capital. Also worked with Guy Kawasaki at Garage.com where we helped build incubator 1.0 in the valley.
Co-founded the Film Angels and love storytelling. Was also one of the producers on the Grammy Winning Jazz Album “The offense of the drum” by Arturo O’Farrill (which won a Grammy in 2015 for best Latin Jazz).
Bucket list, check. 🙂
Love all things Sufi, Richard Feynman, and table tennis.
p.s I went to high school in Karachi. So I have mad brown street cred. 🙂