Deepak joined Bain Capital Ventures in 2009 and focuses on growth-stage investment opportunities in the media/communications and business services sectors. Prior to joining Bain Capital Ventures, Deepak was a senior investment professional with Comcast Interactive Capital (CIC), the venture capital fund affiliated with Comcast Corp., where he led several early-stage and growth-stage investments in the media and communications sectors, including Broadsoft (NASDAQ: BSFT), BelAir Networks (sold to Ericsson), Jingle Networks (sold to Marchex), and New Global Telecom (sold to Comcast). Prior to CIC, Deepak was a business development consultant to three media and telecom startups and a product manager at Lucent Technologies, where he helped launch a new web switching product. Earlier in his career, Deepak was a co-founder of an Internet software startup and an investment banker with Credit Suisse’s Technology Group.
Deepak received a BS in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a BS in Electrical Engineering from the School of Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania. While at Penn, Deepak led the solar-electric vehicle team and participated in 2 Sunrayces, started a fraternity, and was a board member at the student-run credit union.
In addition to his professional responsibilities, Deepak is involved in several non-profits, including TiE Boston.
Deepak is passionate about technologies and services involved in delivering great content, apps, and entertainment to consumers and businesses. He is also an avid sports fan and follows the UConn Huskies, NY Jets (hard to do in Boston), and US Soccer.