Neel Master combines experience as a published AI/ML researcher, venture capitalist and serial entrepreneur. He is a co-founder of Cohort. He was formerly VP of Corporate Development at Atigeo (enterprise healthcare AI). Prior to that he was recruited by investors into Petra Systems (AI for smart grid/renewables). There he helped recruit a team and together scaled from $0 to $80MM in annual revenues. Prior to Petra System, Neel was at TL Ventures, Smart Technology Ventures and ITU Ventures. Neel started his career as a researcher at MIT’s CSAIL for five years, leading software development for large-scale, automated machine learning and computer vision systems resulting in publications in CVPR, IJCV.