Anis Uzzaman, Ph.D., is the General Partner, CEO, and founding member of Pegasus Tech Ventures, a Silicon Valley-based VC with strong global network and investments.
Managing more than 20 multi-million dollar funds, with total AUM of US $1.5 billion, Anis has invested in over 150+ startups in the United States, Europe, and Asia. Prominent US startups in the Pegasus Tech Ventures portfolio include Vicarious, Color Genomics, Rigetti, Genius, Affectiva, Osaro, and IFTTT. He is an investor and a board director of Tech in Asia, the largest tech media in Southeast Asia. Anis also sits on the board of directors of Affectiva, Lark, Blue Frog Robotics, I AND C-Cruise, ZUU, HijUp, Ahlijasa, and Asteria.
Anis also serves as the Chairman of Startup World Cup, a global startup pitch competition with $1 million investment prize, and regional competitions organized in 30+ countries across all 6 continents.
Anis holds a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from Tokyo Metropolitan University. He has published more than 30 technical papers, and has authored 5 books in 4 Asian languages, providing valuable insights to Asian startups and corporations.