We build
with the boldTM

We build great companies with bold entrepreneurs

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We invested $11M

In Swimlane and Arzooo

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Orbit Fund

First Close in Spring 2022

Reimagining technology investments

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we invested
in our food

De-centralize food processing
and reduce post-harvest losses

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we invested
in MiCoB

3D Concrete Printing
changing the future of construction

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we invested
in Tastry

The world’s first AI-driven
sensory sciences company

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we invested
in EdgeTensor

making AI affordable
and scalable at the edge

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About us

Central USA

DENVER AND DALLAS

2016

INCEPTION

21

GROWTH STAGE
COMPANIES

US + India

TWO High-Return
Target Market Segments

Why 3Lines

AI-POWERED
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Deep diligence

3Lines is an AI-age VC firm that invests in bold founders with capital-efficient, disruptive, technology companies that can leverage capital and coaching to grow rapidly.

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High returns

Primary geographical market segments:

Central USA with lower-valuations and higher-return potential

India with higher-probability of Unicorns.

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Growth

The experienced Managers of Fund III are creating a portfolio of companies with PE rigor for transformation, each capable of achieving a >50% IRR exit.

3Lines invests in startup companies with AI and disruptive software technology at their core and vectored along:

Future of Work

Future workforce is distributed, continuously retooling, and agile; and future workplace is a mix of real and virtual collaborative global workspaces.

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REAL
+
VIRTUAL

Future of Enterprise

Future enterprise is an AI-assisted organization with nearly half of business decisions or business processes powered by machine learning or cognition engines.

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AI =
INNOVA
TION

Future of Enterprise

Future industry is intelligent with sensing networks and computing platforms to optimize industrial operations. India has the opportunity to leapfrog here.

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INDUSTRY
4.0

Our investments

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Our team

Our team comprises of seasoned scale-up leaders for growth-coaching. Our solid leadership team has the unique ability to scout, attract, and identify high-return investment opportunities.

We have experienced fund managers, creating a portfolio of companies with PE rigor for transformation, each capable of achieving a >50% IRR exit.

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Dr. Pallab Chatterjee

Chairman & General Partner

Board Member at Arzooo and Echosec. Over 45 years of experience in technology, business and investment. Ex-Managing Director Symphony Technology Group (PE) 24 Exits in the last 11 years with >5x returns to investors. Ex-CEO for i2 Technologies, CTO, CIO, for Texas Instruments

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Kamalesh Dwivedi

President & General Partner

30+ years of experience in IT business. Leadership team for Bain Capital Investment of $1B in Bellsystem24. Ex-CIO for Multiple Fortune 500 Corporates. Board observer at ConveGenius

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Krishna Kunapuli

Founder, Managing General Partner & CEO

Founded 3Lines in 2016 and scaled the investment operations to 15 cities in the US and India. As aBoard Member of Our Food with over 100X growth and Vetty Inc with over 12X growth in 3-years. Advisor for Echosec Systems and Edge Tensor. Over 20 years of experience in technology, entrepreneurship, investing and managing VC tech portfolio.

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Nandu
Kuppuswamy, CFA

Partner/COO

20+ years of experience across banking, private equity, hedge fund and endowment. Head of Investor Relations and Analytics at Sandstone ($1.3B hedge fund). Associate Director at Univ. of Richmond’s $3.2B endowment. Various positions at Capital One, Zodius Capital and Kotak Mahindra Inc

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Lalit Jalan

Senior Advisor - India

40+ years of leadership experience in diverse businesses. Youngest CEO for Reliance Led multiple businesses in the group over 25 years. Founded and grew Jalan Brothers , one of India’s largest product distributors

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nick nardi

Senior Advisor

Nick joins 3Lines Venture Capital after building up the M&A French and UK portfolio for Public Services at Harris Computers, an operating company of Constellation Software Inc. Most recently, as a Senior Executive Vice President at Harris Computers...

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Sumanth Channabasappa

Venture Partner

Sumanth has led and managed industry efforts that built technologies used across 60+ countries with multi-billion dollar returns.Co-founded half a dozen entities; mentor to various U.S startups

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Rajiv Roy

Senior Venture Partner

Rajiv Roy has 10+ years of M&A experience, analyzed 100+ deals, led deep due diligence in 15 companies and closed 8 mergers and acquisitions.Over 20 years of global marketing and sales in experience in semi conductor industry

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