Nitin Gupta joined Bessemer’s New York office in 2016 where he focuses on software investments across the landscape of technology verticals.
Prior to joining Bessemer, Nitin was an investor at Lumia Capital, a San Francisco-based expansion stage fund specializing in under-invested emerging markets.
Nitin graduated summa cum laude from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Economics. At Penn, Nitin was involved with the Wharton Small Business Development Center where he acted as a consultant on long-term projects in spaces including the medical wearable device market and cloud managed hosting. With a soft spot for academics, Nitin assisted in teaching a number of courses at Wharton ranging from programming for business analytics to environmental/energy economics.
As a die-hard Arizona fan, Nitin spends his free time at New York City rock-climbing gyms pretending that the plastic walls are a substitute for the beautiful mountains in the Southwest.