Submitted by Justin Burr on Thu, 12/15/2016 - 18:16
GE Ventures is spinning out a new startup, Menlo Micro, which is producing a new type of electronic switch for use in mobile communications networks, new 5G mobile networks and industrial Internet of Things applications.
The Irvine, Calif.-based company has also raised $18.7 million in Series A funding from Paladin Capital Group, GE Ventures, Microsemi Corp., and Corning.
Submitted by Timothy Cheng on Fri, 12/09/2016 - 14:18
Kamal Vasagiri invests in companies with areas of focus including Enterprise Applications, Manufacturing and Data Analytics, IOT, Supply Chain and Logistics. Prior to joining GE Ventures, Kamal co-founded SAAS based startups in the Supply Chain and ED-Tech areas. Prior to his entrepreneurial ventures, Kamal held positions in Engineering, Services and Product at Oracle. Kamal holds a Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering from JNTU(INDIA), a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from Utah State University and an MBA from University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.
Submitted by Timothy Cheng on Mon, 11/28/2016 - 16:44
Tim leads the Finance team and manages business operations for GE Ventures. As a member of the investment committee, he drives business development that bridges strategic value with the broader GE Company. Tim has been with GE for ten years and held a series of executive roles, most recently as Executive Director of M&A Finance at GE Capital. In this capacity, he led legal and financial restructuring of more than $100 billion of businesses to enable the sale of most of GE Capital’s assets.