The Clear team is here for you

“... their support helped turn our vision into reality.”
Eyal Waldman, CEO, Mellanox

We are Clear

Rajeev Madhavan

Founder and General Partner

Christopher J. Rust

Founder and General Partner

Ecosystem

We have cultivated a team of experienced industry luminaries as advisors and personal partners to help you succeed

Entrepreneur In Residence

We have an active Entrepreneur In Residence (EIR) program

EIRs collaborate closely with our team while they are planning their next big thing

Limited Partners

Our investors have $80 billion of assets under management,and consist of corporate pensions, charitable foundations,educational endowments, and philanthropic offices

Their noble causes motivate us

Clear Technology Partners

The Clear Technology Partners are some of our closest mentors
and personal relationships

This exceptional group of experts provides access tocustomers, talent, and insights on scaling

Mala Anand

Microsoft, CVP

Glen Anderson

Formerly TensorFlow Engineering Lead at Google

BJ Bushur

Sales Optimization Architect

Brent Bilger

Verizon - Director Technology

Howard Charney

Formerly President's Counsel of Cisco

Dr. Jason Cong

UCLA & Chung Hua Univ - Prof of CS

Vijay Dhir

Henry Samueli School of Engineering & Applied Science UCLA - Dean

Shardul Kazi

Formerly SVP and CMO/COO of Toshiba

Rodrigo Liang

SambaNova Systems - Co-Founder & CEO

Prof. Upamanyu Madhow

UCSB - Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Dan Maloney

ZEPL - CEO

Pere Monclus

VMWare - VP/CTO Network & Security

Raj Mukherjee

Indeed.com - SVP of Product

Aarthi Ramamurthy

Facebook - Payments Product Lead

Sanjay Srivastava

Genpact - Chief Digital Officer

Lee Schweichler

Schweichler Price Mullarkey & Barry - Managing Partner

Dr. Lew Tucker

Formerly VP and CTO of Cloud Computing at Cisco

Jerry Weissman

Suasive - Founder & CEO, world-class presentation mentor

Clear Team

Clear is a tightly knit group of product people and startup folks

Together we work hard, play hard, and laugh often

We hustle to earn the right to receivethe first call

We push when we see potential

Rajeev Madhavan

Founder and General Partner

Christopher J. Rust

Founder and General Partner

Vijay Reddy

Partner

Dilip Pillaipakam

Vice President, Business Development and Marketing

Zachary Poley

Chief Technology Officer

Noor Kamruddin

Vice President, Investment Operations

Tina Nuss

Office Manager & EA

Khalig Howard

Portfolio Services