Raj is a Managing Director in the Technology group. He has more than 25 years of investment experience in high-technology sectors. Raj is especially interested in opportunities in AI/ML, software infrastructure and healthcare IT.
Prior to joining Hercules, Raj was an Executive at Bulger Partners where he advised private equity clients on M&A strategy & deal diligence. Previously, Raj was a Managing Director in GE Capitals’ Sponsor Finance (TMT) group, and a top ranked sell-side equity analyst at SGCowen, where he covered technical/infrastructure software, and semiconductor sectors. Raj was a WSJ “Best on the Street” winner 3 times.
Raj holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Business at Northwestern; a Masters in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University, and a BS in Electrical Engineering from The University of Illinois.