Ashvin Bachireddy is a Managing Partner at SVA, where he leads the firm's Growth fund. He has nearly twenty years of venture capital and technology experience. Ashvin was recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of the top 100 venture capitalists in the world by his inclusion in the 2021, 2022, and 2023 Midas List. In 2019, he was recognized as one of venture capital’s up-and-comers by his inclusion in the Forbes Midas Brink List. Prior to SVA, Ashvin was a co-founder of Geodesic Capital where he led investments in Airbnb (NASDAQ: ABNB), Confluent (NASDAQ: CFLT), Databricks, Duo Security (acq by CSCO), Figma, Forethought, HashiCorp (NASDAQ: HCP), Looker (acq by GOOGL), Marqeta (NASDAQ: MQ), Netskope, Pendo, Snapchat (NYSE: SNAP), Snyk, Tanium, Thoughtspot, Vercel, UiPath (NYSE: PATH) and Workato. Prior to Geodesic Capital, Ashvin was the Head of Growth Stage Investing at Andreessen Horowitz. He was actively involved with Andreessen Horowitz’s investments in Box (NYSE: BOX), Facebook (NASDAQ: FB), Fanatics, Github (acq by MSFT), Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) and Zulily. Prior to Andreessen Horowitz, Ashvin was a venture capital investor at Lightspeed Venture Partners, 3i Group and JMI Equity where he was involved with investments at all stages spanning broadly across technology. Earlier in his career Ashvin was in the investment banking division at Montgomery & Co. and Salomon Smith Barney. Ashvin received a B.S. in Management Science from the University of California at San Diego.