Rohini Chakravarthy

Rohini Chakravarthy


Rohini Chakravarthy started at NGP Capital in September 2018 as a Partner in our Silicon Valley office. She focuses on investments in the Intelligent Enterprise area.

Rohini has an impressive investment and technology background spanning two decades. Prior to NGP Capital, she was an investing partner at New Enterprise Associates (NEA), where she focused on software, systems and technology investments, sat on 13 boards, and nurtured several companies to successful exits.

She has also held investment and corporate development leadership roles at Intel Capital and Cisco and was cofounder and CEO of a startup, Inksedge.

Rohini started her career as a design engineer at Bay Networks, working on Ethernet chips and hardware.

Rohini received an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management, an MS from Case Western Reserve University and a B.Tech from IIT Madras.



    Investment year
      • Coda
      • Company: Coda
      • Description: A new doc for teams
      • Theme: Intelligent Enterprise
      • Investment year: 2020
      Intelligent Enterprise
      A new doc for teams
      Coda is a new doc for teams. It starts with a blank canvas and a blinking cursor, and has infinite room to grow your ideas. Coda comes with a new set of building blocksーlike tables that talk to each other, buttons that take action, and Packs that connect your doc to the apps you use every day. Coda launched to the general public in February 2019, and is now used by more than 25,000 teams globally, spanning startups and enterprise businesses like Spotify, Square, The New York Times, and Uber. Coda is a distributed company with offices in Seattle, San Francisco, and Mountain View, Calif. and is backed by top investment firms such as Kleiner Perkins, Greylock, and General Catalyst.
      • Platform9
      • Company: Platform9
      • Description: SaaS managed cloud solutions
      • Theme: Intelligent Enterprise
      • Investment year: 2019
      Intelligent Enterprise
      SaaS managed cloud solutions
      Platform9 delivers a SaaS-managed hybrid cloud solution that turns existing infrastructure into a cloud, instantly. They manage everything so our customers don't have to, by delivering fully automated day-2 operations with 99.9% SLA for Kubernetes, bare-metal, and VM-based environments on-premises, in public clouds, or at the edge - with a self-service, simple, and unified experience. Customers such as Cadence, Autodesk, Juniper Networks, Snapfish, Veritas, Nanometrics, Kingfisher, EBSCO, S&P Global, and Aruba see upwards of 300 percent improvement in IT efficiency, 33 percent faster time to market, and 50-80 percent improvement in data center utilization and cost reduction. ;t=33s