Our investors bring a range of experience and expertise in high-growth software, the commerical building industry, and workplace technology.
Former CEO and Co-founder at Meraki
As the CEO and co-founder of Samsara, Sanjit is focused on making it easier and more affordable for businesses to deploy sensors at a massive scale. Sanjit has served as the CEO and co-founder of Meraki, one of the most successful networking companies of the past decade. Sanjit has been recognized as a TR35 honoree by MIT Technology Review, a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum, and has received awards for academic research in computer networking.
Sara Shank oversees portfolio management, including technology initiatives to improve the tenant experience and add value. In this role, she spearheads technology adoption across functionalities, and has forged relationships with leading industry providers. Sara is the co-founder and co-chair of ULI’s New England Real Estate Technology Council. She is a frequent speaker on commercial real estate technology and was recognized by Real Estate Forum as one of the 50 under 40 in commercial real estate in 2015.
Yoky Matsuoka works with Nest's product teams to identify how the latest breakthroughs in fields like AI can be embedded into their product roadmap. Yoky, who studied at Harvard, MIT, and Berkeley, also co-founded Google X in 2009, the Alphabet research lab that spawned Google's self-driving car and augmented reality headset. She briefly headed Apple's HealthKit and ResearchKit projects in 2016. A recognized leader in the emerging field of neurorobotics, Yoky is also the recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship.