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Rajeev Kapoor has over 20 years of experience in technology and operations improvement as a consultant, industry executive, entrepreneur and investment professional in a variety of sectors, including telcom, health, enterprise, consumer and hi-tech.
He is a General Partner and Member of the Katapult accelerator, one of the largest impact funds In Europe. Also he a member of the investment committee with committed capital in the Nordic region. And he is a Board member and partner at Maja Equity Partners – an investment firm focused on buy side integration, disruptive digital devices, working capital improvement, patient engagement and the enterprise voice space. Notable portfolio companies include: Choose, Build academy, Iris.AI, Axtria Inc, HeroX, Vic.AI, SkylarkAI, Diwala.
Rajeev was formerly a Partner at A.T.Kearney and Global Head of Digital – his team advised on enterprise IT infrastructure, data storage, networking, AI, industrial/enterprise IoT, disruptive digital devices, AR/VR, patient engagement, cloud analytics and data interoperability.
Current investments of the Maja Equity Partners fund include 26 impact and exponential technology companies. Eleven of the companies have gone to series eight rounds, two companies have been bought by another player and one company is in active acquisition discussion. Interim management of two companies are in Enterprise Voice AI for oncology patients and a de novo medical device for COPD chronic care management through Medicare advantage and Accountable Care Organization-enabled (ACO) coordinated care model. The company has made two successful exits in the past – one was sold to United Healthcare and another to the Tennessee health system.
Rajeev has written and co-authored numerous papers and articles besides being a frequent speaker at industry events on merger integration, value creation, entrepreneurship, leadership and global investing. He is also on the advisory board of several companies in the areas of AI, enterprise Voice, edge analytics and big data space. And he is a visiting professor at Harvard business school, Yale School of management, Rutgers school of business and Carlson school of management where he lectures on topics related to M&A value capture, Big Data and advanced analytics. Rajeev was on the digital innovation committee for the World Economic Forum, committee for data exchange and has testified in front of the US senate on IT data security and identity and access management.
Rajeev holds a joint degree, MBA combined with Law program from Yale University Law School and Yale School of Management, a Master’s in International Management from Thunderbird School of International Business and a BS in Computer Science from Bangalore University.