Amit KumarSan Francisco, California, United States, United States
Bio
Amit joined Accel in 2016 and works with early-stage teams across a number of consumer, b2b, and developer-oriented categories. Areas of particular focus currently include web3, fintech, and digital health. Amit has led Accel's investments in Headway, Chainalysis, Unit, Coast, Higo, Flink, Tailscale, Airbyte, Avenue, Smallstep, ModernLoop, FitOn, Mayhem, and Smash. He also works with the teams at UserTesting and Process Street. Previously, Amit was an Accel entrepreneur as the co-founder of CardSpring, where he led engineering for its developer-facing API platform. Twitter acquired CardSpring, where he then led engineering for several of Twitter’s commerce initiatives. Originally from Cupertino, California, Amit graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in electrical engineering and computer science (EECS). Today, he leads the Accel Scholars program at Berkeley and sits on the EECS external advisory board.
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Experience
Partner
Accel
May 2016 - Current
Leading investments in early-stage teams across a number of consumer, B2B, and developer-oriented categories. Areas of particular focus currently include web3, fintech, and digital health. Led our investments in Headway, Chainalysis, Unit, Coast, Higo, Flink, Tailscale, Airbyte, Avenue, Smallstep, ModernLoop, FitOn, Mayhem, and Smash
Board Member
Coast
Oct 2021 - Current
Board Member
Higo
Sep 2021 - Current
Board Member
Unit
Jun 2021 - Current
Board Member
Tailscale
Sep 2020 - Current
Board Member
Headway
Jul 2019 - Current
Board Observer
Chainalysis Inc.
Dec 2018 - Current
Education
University of California, Berkeley
BS, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
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