Nitin Chopra

Board Observer at Lucidworks


Im a Partner at Shasta Ventures an early stage venture capital firm focused on enterprise software and security. Im passionate about data-driven and AI-led enterprise software products and lead the firm s cybersecurity practice. I currently serve on the Boards of Banyan Security Cequence Security ISARA Oomnitza Prodly and Kubit AI and am actively involved with Shasta Ventures investments in Lucidworks Data.World ValiMail Polarity Lightbend Darwin-AI Aquera and Macrometa. I hold executive roundtables with enterprise IT executives CISOs and venture-backed start-up CEOs. Prior to joining Shasta Ventures I spent a number of years in Product Management and worked across Canada Germany and the USA. I earned an MBA degree from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electrical Engineering from McMaster University where Im a member of McMaster University Faculty of Engineering Dean s Advisory Board.