Mahesh Vellanki focuses on early-growth investment opportunities in the internet, digital media, mobile, e-commerce, gaming and online education sectors. Mahesh has been involved with the firm's investments in DraftKings, Homejoy and Curious.com. Prior to joining Redpoint, Mahesh was an Analyst in the technology investment banking division of Citigroup where he focused on Internet, digital media, software, hardware and semiconductor companies. He advised a variety of clients on equity and debt financings, as well as strategic business development, M&A and LBO transactions. At Citigroup, Mahesh worked with companies that included Zillow, Groupon, AutoTrader, Synacor and Equinix. Mahesh earned a bachelor's degree in Finance with honors from the University of Maryland.