Rupesh has been working with fast-growing technology companies for the last 15 years, most recently for the EBRD.
Prior to joining the EBRD, Rupesh was an adviser to and investor in numerous technology companies – working closely with entrepreneurs and management teams on strategy, business development, recruiting and fundraising. Prior to that, Rupesh was an Investment Director at AddPartners, a €175 million European venture capital firm focused on technology investments and a Vice President at Broadview International, a technology-focused M&A advisory firm.
Rupesh has also worked as a software engineer at Cadence and as a hardware engineer at Data General. He has a keen interest in impact investing and has conducted pro-bono projects for Impetus Trust and Unitus in the past. Rupesh is an Austrian citizen and he earned an MBA from LBS and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Northeastern University.