Anarghya Vardhana is a San Francisco based investor and product leader. She attended Stanford University where she wrote a thesis on the political economy of cell phones in developing countries. Afterwards, she spent four years focusing on UI, UX, and leading product teams at Google and other startups both in Silicon Valley and in Nairobi. Her experience ranges both in the for profit and non profit sectors.
She is currently an investor at Rothenberg Ventures, and has been a VC for the past year and a half. She invests in all things tech, but has had a particular focus healthtech, edtech, and virtual reality. She is excited about VR affecting every industry, and especially about it being an opportunity for inclusion in both the building and using of the new platform. She helps facilitate the River Accelerator at Rothenberg Ventures.
She writes about investing, #PitchTips, diversity in tech, marathon training, eating paleo, and supporting girls in STEM. Follow along @anarghya503!