Puneet is a Partner at True Ventures, where he brings a strong mix of both operating and investing experience. He began his career as a Product Manager at Crossworlds Software, an early integration software startup sold to IBM. He then spent some time in technology investment banking at J.P. Morgan and later in venture capital at the Mayfield Fund, where he invested in early stage technology companies. Starting in 2002, Puneet spent four years at BEA Systems in various product management and marketing roles and also conceived, initiated, and ran BEA’s RFID initiative. He then joined Geodesic Information Systems, a mobile messaging company, in 2006 as VP of Product Management where he helped grow the company from $20M to over $80M in revenue. As part of his work, he moved to India for several months. He joined the True team in 2008.
Puneet holds a BS and MS in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University, where he was also a Mayfield Fellow. When he is not busy working with exciting entrepreneurs at True, you can find him navigating life with his wife and two children.