Technology has the power to help us reinvent the way we work—whether that’s at an office, in a factory, or on a farm. Basis Set Ventures invests in early-stage startups that are harnessing opportunities for artificial intelligence to enable people to perform more productively.
We are pragmatic operators and problem solvers. We are experts in machine learning and passionate about AI. We are inspired by the drive and creativity of our entrepreneurs and focused on supporting them in whatever way t
Talli Somekh is a Co-Founder of Musea Ventures. Somekh co-founded and served as Acting Director, Business Development in Designer Energy. He is a Co-Founder and Board Member of White Dog Labs. He served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Appsoma. He is a Co-Founder & Board Member at CloudPassage. He is also an Angel Investor. Somekh also Co-Founded and served as Executive Chairman at CloudPassage. He began his career participating in open source software communities developing web frameworks, databases, programming languages and revision control syste His early training working with developers in the trenches has been invaluable in his transition to venture capital. As a co-founder and General Partner of Musea Ventures, he has applied his experience to investments in the areas of next-generation biotechnology and information technology. He has led Musea's investments in Acoustic Cytometry Systems (acquired by Life Technologies), Avantome (acquired by Illumina), Designer Energy, MobileVerbs, SpaceCurve, Verdezyne and Virident. He holds a degree from Tufts University and Pomona College.
Investing in IT (& TMT) • Hardware (& Manufa... Menlo Park California..., United States
$18510000 (Later stage VC)
• January, Inc.:
• Ignite Biosciences:
• Atheer Labs:
• UpCounsel, Inc.:
• HAND Capital:
• PARSA Community Foundation:
• New America Foundation:
• HAND Foundation:
Menlo Park California - Valley California - California - U.S.A., United States
IT (& TMT) • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • IoT (& Wearables) • A.I. (& Big Data) • Mobile
Founder & CEO, January.ai WE ARE HIRING!
Noosheen Hashemi is a Co-Founder and Board Member of January, where she serves as Chief Executive Officer. She also is an Angel Investor. Hashemi served as Board Member of Atheer. She is an Advisor of SignalFire. She is an investor and philanthropist with a passion for entrepreneurship. Since 1997, she has led her family's support of enterprising nonprofits and social change makers, co-founding The HAND Foundation and PARSA Community Foundation.
B2B tech investor across US, Europe and Greater China
David Lam serves as General Partner at Atlantic Bridge Capital. He also serves on Board of Swrve. He currently serves on the boards of Movidius, FieldAware, Accuris, Novaerus and Swrve Mobile. David has spent over a decade in cross-border technology investing between China and Western markets. Prior to Atlantic Bridge, he was Managing Director at WestSummit Capital, a leading US-China cross-border technology investment firm, where his board involvement included Twitch (Acquired by Amazon), Maginatics (Acquired by EMC), Mirantis, 3D Robotics and Nexenta. Previously, David was Managing Director at WI Harper Group, a pioneering US-China technology venture capital firm, and led the firm's investments in Quixey and Innovation Works China. Before WI Harper, David was Vice President at The Carlyle Group where his investments included eScreen (Acquired by Alere), and prior to that, he headed business development for Panasas, a Carlyle portfolio company in the data storage industry. David's operating experience also includes marketing, business development and corporate development roles in leading enterprise technology companies ONI Systems, CIENA, Cisco and Proxim. David is a Board Member, past President and past Chairman of the Asia America MultiTechnology Association (AAMA), which is the oldest and largest pan-Asian, cross-border technology executive network in Silicon Valley. He also serves on the board of the Association of Asian American Investment Managers (AAAIM). David holds a BS and an MA from Stanford University, and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Automation of everything. From building controls and energy management to industrial IoT and tools for deskless workers, SEV is exploring the application of new technology towards the disruption and automation of industry and the built environment.
Not Interested In
Battery chemistry, healthcare, science projects.
SVP @abb-technology-ventures based in @palo-alto • worked at @microsoft, @core-capital-partners • @duke-university engineering, @wharton-school
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Menlo Park California, United States
$40000000 (Later stage VC)
$18500000 (Later stage VC)
• Isar Aerospace:
$17000000 (Later stage VC)
Menlo Park California, United States
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Hospitality (& Events) • BioTech • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Energy • CleanTech • A.I. (& Big Data) • Web Security (& Privacy) • Future Of Work • Robotics • Aerospace (& Defense) • Real Estate (& Construction) • DeepTech • Mobile • Mobility • Nanotechnology
Airbus Ventures is a corporate venture capital arm of Airbus Group headquartered in Menlo Park, California. The firm invests in autonomy, connectivity, electrification, industrial efficiency, materials, new space and security sectors.
Venture Investor, Company Builder, Dog Lover, Co-Founder & Managing Director at Neotribe Ventures.
Most Interested In
My focus is in solving 50 primal, first order problems by 2045. They will all be built using breakthrough technology that stretches the imagination. My goal is to help exceptional founders realize their highest ambitions. I work alongside entrepreneurs as their non judgmental brain partner, drawing upon my operating experience at 3 startups (one went IPO, one failed and one was acquired by Cisco) and lots of tribal knowledge about building world class companies.
Mr. Aaref Hilaly serves as Partner at Bain Capital Ventures. He also serves as Board Member at Clari, Noteable and Truera. He serves as Board Observer at ReCharge Payments. He previously served as a Board Member at Guardant Health, Duck Duck Moose, LightStep, Keen (IO), MobileIron, Remix, Skyhigh Networks and Validere. Previously he also served as Partner at Wing Venture Capital. He joined Sequoia Capital, in April 2012 and served as a Managing Member of Sequoia Capital Operations from January 2015 to June 2018. He served as Board Observer & Advisor at ThousandEyes. Prior to joining Sequoia Capital, he served as Vice President, Engineering at Symantec Corp. from June 2011 to April 2012. He was the Chief Executive Officer of Clearwell Systems, Inc. Prior to that, he was the founder and Chief Executive Officer of CenterRun, Inc. He holds an M.B.A. degree from Harvard Business School, an M.A. degree in Economics from McGill University and a B.A. degree from Oxford University.
Investing in Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Io... California - Menlo Park, U.S.A.
$11000000 (Series F)
$15000000 (Venture Round)
• Edge Impulse:
$15000000 (Series A)
• Axiom Cloud:
$1100000 (Seed Round)
• Xage Security:
• Alchemist Accelerator:
• The Hive, LLC:
• FogHorn Systems, Inc:
• i3 Equity Partners:
• Predixion Software, Inc.:
• GE Digital:
• GE Ventures:
• LG Electronics:
• Wirefree Strategies:
• Ignite Ventures:
• Omnisky Corp.:
California - Menlo Park, U.S.A.
Hardware (& Manufacturing) • IoT (& Wearables) • A.I. (& Big Data) • Web Security (& Privacy) • Analytics • Future Of Work • Logistics (& Distribution)
Venture Industrialist, Startup Dramaturg
Most Interested In
We invest in technology and solutions that help scale innovation while also accelerating the digitalization of energy/utilities, manufacturing, smart spaces, and supply chain/mobility – full-stack and deep technology – across the DNA of Devices, Networks, and Applications. We focus on early growth companies (Seed thru Series B) in Europe and North America.
Early Stage Investor focusing on Pre Product Market Fit
Ms. Yun-Fang Juan is the Founder of Brighter Capital. Ms. Yun-Fang Juan is an Angel Investor. Ms. Yun-Fang Juan Co-founded and served as Chief Executive Officer of Fundastic. Previously, she was the Chief Scientist at Soldsie, a social commerce startup that helps small business owners sell on Facebook. She worked for Facebook for five years. She started as one of the founding engineers of Facebook Ads. Prior to Facebook, she worked for Yahoo! For 6 years on search, data mining and ab testing framework. She graduated with a BS in electrical engineering from National Taiwan University and a MS in operations research from UC Berkeley. She serves as Venture Partner at Leadout Capital.