Samit Kalra

  • Director of Network Investing
  • Bay Area

Samit joined Bain Capital Ventures in 2018 and leads the Network Investing Program. He is based in San Francisco and invests in early-stage funds and software startups across sectors.

Samit joined Bain Capital Ventures in 2018 to manage the Network Investing program out of the firm’s San Francisco office.

Before joining Bain Capital Ventures, Samit worked on the fundraising team at AngelList, where he helped facilitate over 150 seed and Series A financings, and raised an early-stage venture fund. Before AngelList, Samit worked in mergers & acquisitions at UBS, where he gained transaction experience in hostile takeovers, asset sales and tech IPOs.

Originally from Australia, Samit graduated with first class honors in finance and law from the University of Sydney. As a Bay Area transplant, Samit has become a recent but passionate Warriors fan.


  • University of Sydney 5 years
  • UBS Investment Bank 2 years
  • AngelList 2 years
  • Bain Capital Ventures 3 years