Zain Gulamali

Zain Gulamali

Venture Investor, Amazon Alexa Fund

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Zain A. Gulamali manages the Amazon Alexa Fund, Amazon’s $200MM venture capital fund investing in artificial intelligence, enterprise, IoT and connected devices, robotics, voice technology, and more.  Zain’s investments include Greenlight Financial Technology, June Oven, Owlet Baby Care, TrackR, Mojio, Rachio, Embodied, and ecobee.  He was also responsible for establishing the Alexa Accelerator in partnership with Techstars, now recruiting for its 2nd annual cohort.  Prior to Amazon, he worked in mobile gaming (Pocket Gems), private equity (Warburg Pincus and Monitor Clipper Partners), and investment banking (Goldman Sachs).  Zain is a graduate of the Stanford Graduate School of Business and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).