Vijay Reddy is partner at CLEAR ventures, located in Menlo Park, CA. Vijay focusses on early stage investments in AI +X and enterprise infrastructure/applications. CLEAR is a $330M seed fund founded by veteran venture investors formerly of Sequoia Capital, Intel Capital, USVP and founders of four successful companies.
Previously he led AI and DeepTech investments at Intel Capital including deals such as DataRobot, Sambanova, Hypersonix, Lilt, Matroid, Landing, AEYE (Nasdaq LIDR), Joby (Nasdaq JOBY), Babblelabs (Acq Cisco) etc. Previously Vijay sourced and led Nervana engagement that ultimately lead to the acquisition to form the AI products group.
Prior to joining Intel Capital, Vijay held leadership business development and product management positions in communications, software and wireless domains. He began his career as a researcher and an entrepreneur in wireless and software engineering.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Vijay earned his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, with a concentration in finance and entrepreneurship, and hold BS and MS degrees in electrical and computer engineering, with top honors.
Vijay served his fellowship at Intel Capital as a member of Class 21.