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
      • Platform9
      • Company: Platform9
      • Description: SaaS managed cloud solutions
      • Theme: Intelligent Enterprise
      • Investment year: 2019
      Platform9 Platform9
      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.