Our Founders

In 2016, four students created Gopher Venture Fund with the intent to provide students a hands-on learning experience in venture capital.  Gopher Venture Fund laid the foundation for what is now Atland Ventures.

Sourish Ghosh

Investment Banking Analyst, JP Morgan

BSB '16, Finance and Entrepreneurial Management

Harshil Chahal

Mergers & Acquisitions Analyst, General Mills

BSB '17, Finance

David Brown

Investment Banking Analyst, Houlihan Lokey

BSB ‘17, Finance and Economics

Samuel Bagley

Investment Banking Analyst, Perella Weinberg Partners

BSB '17, Finance and Management Information Systems


Alumni

Since Gopher Venture Fund's start in 2016, the alumni below tirelessly researched deals and maneuver legal complications to help re-establish the fund as Atland Ventures.

Nandha Parthiban

Business Analyst, Capital One

BS '17, Mathematics

Christian Yonkoski

Equity Research Analyst, Piper Jaffray

BSB ‘17, Finance and Accounting

Emily Ross

Investment Banking Analyst, Perella Weinberg Partners

BS '18, Mathematics and Economics

Ryan Kororll

Business Advisory Consultant, EY

BSB '18, Finance and Entreprueneurial Management

Indu Damodar

Business Development Analyst, Microsoft

BSB '18, Finance and Management Information Systems