Technology

Joydeep Bhattacharyya

General Partner / West Coast

Since 2016

Joydeep leads investments in enterprise and cloud platforms with a focus on the security and the mobile-first world. His experience is rooted in the founding days of Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft Skype for Business, where he ran cross-functional teams including R&D, IT Operations and Customer Support. Immediately prior to joining Canaan, Joydeep led enterprise investments at Shasta Ventures. Joydeep received an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management, where he was a CRTI fellow, and a B.E. degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Jadavpur University.

Joydeep in 5

Travel: Explored the Ancient Silk Road

Sports: Indian Cricket Team fan

Talent: Known to have played the Sitar

Family: Continually amazed by my 2 year old's "unsupervised learning" ability!

Giving: Helped start a rural welfare business in India

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TechCrunch: Alkymi launches with $5M seed to automate email data extraction

Joydeep Bhattacharyya: Announcing our Seed Investment in Alkymi

WSJ: Snyk’s skyrocketing valuation reflects growing interest in late-stage enterprise businesses

Joydeep Bhattacharyya: The nontechnical components necessary to building a tech startup

Wired: New clues show how Russia’s grid hackers aimed for physical destruction

Joydeep Bhattacharyya: The next phase of growth for MindTickle

VentureBeat: MindTickle raises $40M after banner year in sales enablement

TechCrunch: Why ICS security startup Dragos' CEO puts a premium on people not profits

Joydeep Bhattacharyya promoted to General Partner

SaaS portfolio momentum

TechCrunch: PerimeterX secures $43M to protect web apps from bot attacks

Forbes: Dragos named a top IoT startup to watch in 2019

CBS This Morning: Dragos CEO Rob Lee on the danger of leaning too much on AI for cybersecurity

Fortune: Exclusive - Dragos raises $37M to secure industrial systems

Joydeep Bhattacharyya: Our investment in Dragos

TechCrunch: Snyk aims to help developers secure use of open source code

WSJ: Civic-based tech sees a surge

Fortune: PerimeterX – Fake news fighter raises $23 million to battle bots

SaaSQ: Building a $4B company in Silicon Valley as an outsider

You Can’t Manage What You Can’t Measure

Countable

SaaSQ: How to build a billion-dollar company that delivers happiness

Joydeep Bhattacharyya: Five things every immigrant entrepreneur should do

Martech’s next frontier: the B2C marketing cloud

Joydeep in 5

Travel: Explored the Ancient Silk Road

Sports: Indian Cricket Team fan

Talent: Known to have played the Sitar

Family: Continually amazed by my 2 year old's "unsupervised learning" ability!

Giving: Helped start a rural welfare business in India