Sumeet Jain

Founding Partner

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  Sumeet Jain is a Founding Partner of 7GC based in San Francisco and brings a perspective to investing that comes from having been intimately involved with entrepreneurship and technology from multiple angles – as an experienced investor, a startup executive and operator, an engineer, a strategy consultant, and an investment banker.

Sumeet previously was a co-founder and General Partner of LUMA Capital Partners, a director at Intel Capital and Partner at CMEA Capital. Sumeet led or managed investments in over 20 companies and served on the board of directors of over a dozen companies including Hooklogic, iControl, Kaltura, Apriso, Surgiquest, AWR and Schoology.

 Previously, Sumeet was with Goldman Sachs & Co. where he executed over $3 billion in transactions across mergers and acquisitions as well as equity and debt financing transactions for many venture and private equity backed companies.

 Sumeet also had executive roles at two startups, iManage, a content management software company until its acquisition by Interwoven in 2003 and Personify, an early web analytics software company (acquired by Accrue Software)

 Sumeet has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science from Cornell University and a MBA in Entrepreneurial Management and Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.  He was selected as a Wharton 40 under 40 in 2015.