Corporate Vice President and Global Head M12 – Microsoft’s Venture Fund
Nagraj Kashyap founded M12, Microsoft’s venture fund, in 2016 to invest in early stage enterprise software startups specializing in applied AI, business applications, infrastructure, security, and vanguard technology. M12 has invested in 95+ companies to date with 12 exits, and has offices in San Francisco, Seattle, London, Tel Aviv, and Bengaluru.
Kashyap currently serves as a board director of WorkBoard, GO1, Pachyderm, Pod Foods, and Cooler Screens, and as a board observer of Innovaccer, Outreach.io, Netradyne and Rescale. He also serves as a board member of the National Venture Capital Association, and has been recognized as a leader in corporate venturing, appearing five times on the Global Corporate Venturing Powerlist.