Advisory Board

Rupam Shrivastava, M.S.

Rupam Shrivastava, M.S. is Board Member at Tribe Mobile Inc. and Senior Vice President at ePlanet Ventures.
Rupam has been Senior Vice President in the ePlanet Ventures Silicon Valley office since November 2006. At ePlanet, he is part of the investment team covering the United States, South Asia, and the Middle East. He helps manage ePlanet’s interests in FRiENDi mobile and Naseeb Networks. He also manages ePlanet’s relationship with the Singularity University and the Clinton Global Initiative.
He is one of 100 global members of the Expert Panel at The TechCast Project, a virtual think tank utilizing the collective global intelligence of its members to forecast breakthroughs in all fields of science and technology.
Prior to joining ePlanet, Rupam was an investment banker at Dresdner Kleinwort in New York focusing on mergers and acquisitions in the automotive, aerospace, defense, and healthcare sectors. Prior to that, he was a consultant to Robert Bosch in Germany for the development of energy efficient automobiles. He has also worked at the Technical University of Munich for the development of battery efficient cell phones.
He is currently pursuing a double MBA program from the University of California, Berkeley and the Columbia University. He holds an M.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi where he was awarded the Director’s Silver Medal for graduating at the top of his program.
Rupam authored Fusing Strategies for the Dual-Voltage Fault. Read his LinkedIn profile.