Technology

Rayfe Gaspar-Asaoka

Associate / West Coast

Since 2015

Rayfe brings deep technical knowledge to Canaan and focuses on enterprise, infrastructure software, AI and space investments. Rayfe previously worked as a Senior Associate at Keystone Strategy where he developed internet strategies for Fortune 500 technology companies. Prior to that, he created deep learning algorithms for Wolverine Trading, and built ASICs for next gen radar systems at Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems. Rayfe earned an M.S. in Electrical Engineering at Stanford University and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southern California.

Rayfe in 5

Grew up in the pineapple fields of Mililani, Hawaii

Eating a lot (SERIOUSLY, A LOT)

Family always comes first

Professional surfer

Graduated USC in 3 years (Rank #1 in EE dept.), NCAA champion

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Rayfe in 5

Grew up in the pineapple fields of Mililani, Hawaii

Eating a lot (SERIOUSLY, A LOT)

Family always comes first

Professional surfer

Graduated USC in 3 years (Rank #1 in EE dept.), NCAA champion