WHO ARE WE?
Faraj has raised funds in excess of $400 million for his semiconductor companies from private and public investors, executed several M&A deals and as CEO taken two previous start-ups, Centillium and Aquantia through IPO.
As a media guru, product designer, serial entrepreneur and investor, Susan Akbarpour has over 30 years of hands-on experience building innovative products and businesses in technology and media.
Shahin Hedayat has passion for high tech startups aiming to solve complex problems through collective human ingenuity. Shahin is the Founding General Partner at Candou Ventures which he co-founded in 2015.
Laleh is an entrepreneur at heart, committed to driving business growth at scale through improved operating performance and disciplined strategy.
She has proven success at driving collaboration and influencing at all levels of the organization.
Linda Reddick joined Candou ventures in 2021 as a CFO not only to manage our fund’s finances but also to assist Candou partnership in evaluating candidate start-ups' financial health, projections and capital structure.