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Adit Singh, Partner

Adit Singh joined Foundation Capital as a Partner in August 2013. His areas of interest span enterprise IT infrastructure, systems, software and services. He has invested in companies in cloud computing, data center, networking, management, security, and virtualization.

As Partner at Foundation Capital, Singh focuses on identifying and investing in promising startups specializing in enterprise IT infrastructure, systems, software and services. His background includes: product management, marketing and engineering in startups and in large companies.

Prior to Foundation, Adit was an investor at Comcast Ventures where he sourced, executed and helped manage investments in Nebula (private cloud infrastructure), Tely Labs (video conferencing systems for SMB’s) and Maginatics (cloud file system for enterprises). He was also an observer in Compass EOS (silicon photonics based core routers), ConteXtream (SDN for carriers), Benu Networks (WiFi and 4G/EPC gateway) and Immedia semiconductor (video processing IC’s).

Prior to Comcast Ventures, Adit was a product manager at Enphase Energy (ENPH), a networked solar micro inverter company that was one of the first successful cleantech IPO’s. At Enphase, Adit managed development of the communications gateway, microinverter and a solar energy metering solution in collaboration with Silver Spring Networks. Before Enphase, he was a co-founder of Bitsplay Systems – a networking appliance company that was optimized to stream video from data centers. He co-founded Bitsplay Systems while an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Foundation Capital with his former colleagues from Cisco. Early in his career, he spent six years as a chip designer at Cisco Systems where he designed network processors, switch fabrics and embedded software for the Cisco CRS-1 and ASR-9000 routers.

Adit earned an MBA from The University of Chicago, Booth School of Business. He also has a Master’s in Electrical Engineering and Bachelor’s in Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Adit enjoys Crossfit, snowboarding, rescuing German Shepherds and traveling to one new country every year.

Adit's assistant, Jan Slimmer: jslimmer@foundationcapital.com