He has invested in digital startups like Explara, TookiTaki, Mechmocha, VentureSity, Collatebox and Koove.Prior to this, he worked as a Principal at Southeast Interactive Technology Funds, an early stage technology venture capital fund in North Carolina, USA. Before that, he worked as Equity Analyst with Bank of America, covering technology stocks. He was part of the team that was ranked runners up in the Alpha Hedge Fund Research rankings.
He started his career as a software engineer at Hewlett Packard and has global cross-functional experience in marketing, consulting and engineering functions at Hewlett Packard. Ravi co-authored the book Web Services Security, and participated in creating web services standards. Ravi completed his MBA from Duke University, Fuqua School of Business and has a Masters in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.