About Us

Startup Steroid is a platform that streamlines the process by which early-stage investors meet with and make investments in startups

  • The SaaS platform that connects founders with investors
  • We help founders organize their information once and get in front of thousands of investors
  • Investors can get a curated list of startup companies that match their needs to speed up the screening process
  • We provide investor groups a platform to help them seamlessly manage their members and investment process through various stages of screening and due diligence

Investor

Features

  • Secure portal with two-step authentication
  • Setup personalized preferences to get custom deal flow
  • Review startup profiles and pitch documents
  • Chat with startup founders through the platform
  • Create personalized wish lists to track startups
  • Share startup profiles via email and social media with non-members using “live link”
  • Vote at every stage (Screening, live pitch, due diligence, etc.)
  • Create your custom portfolio, track investments and manage documents

Startup

Features

  • Create startup profiles by filling out simple forms
  • Upload documents, create deal room and upload videos
  • Chat with investors

Investor Group

Features

  • White label platform
  • Comprehensive and customizable group admin dashboard
  • Investor onboarding with accredited investor self-attestation form
  • Startup onboarding with complete profile and documents vault
  • Tally scores from each stage (Screening, live pitch, due diligence, etc.)
  • Create teams to review startups at each stage
  • Create automated due diligence reports based on notes from DD team members
  • Create portfolio of investments, and share documents and updates with investors
  • Report sharing and mass communication with investors

Meet The Team

LEADERSHIP

Anshuman Sinha

Co-Founder & Producer

Anshuman is an Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, Thought Leader & CEO @ Optizm Global, Executive Search Firm.

Ashish Saboo

Partner

Founder and CEO of Tech-Synergy, a leading provider of audio transcription, translation, medical record review, customer service

Dhaval Kapadia

Co-Founder & Host

Dhaval is an Angel Investor, serial entrepreneur and a mentor. He is also the CEO of Strategic Business

Ajay Prasad

Partner

After spending his first 19 years working at senior positions with several firms, Ajay decided to become his own boss.

Azad Virk

Corporate Attorney at Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth

STRATEGIC ADVISORS

Xandra Laskowski

Founder and CEO at OSEA Angel Investors, Angel Investor, Startup Advisor

Xandra Laskowski is an angel investor and startup advisor with over 25 years of entrepreneurial experience

Shankar Ram

President at Food Finders

Scott Fox

OC Startup Council CEO, Serial Entrepreneur, Best-selling Author, Startup Ecosystem Builder, Ang*l Inv*stor

Connie (Koch) Harrell

Angel Investor, President, Keiretsu Forum SoCal, Founder / CEO at Syndicated Resources

Marlon Evans

Axel Tillman

Partner and Global Mentor, PITCH GLOBAL

Raghu Iyer

Nex Cubed Startup Accelerator - Health Tech & Fintech Investor & Operator, Chief of Business Strategy, M&A Strategy & Ops Exper

THE TEAM

Rich Gomez

Host

At the forefront of initiatives at Spaceez, BowTie, Disney, Turner and PolyGram Records to support significant

Alejandro Herrera

Video Editor

I am a visual development artist based in Los Angeles. I was born and raised in LA

Philip Lee

Video Editor

Talented Motion Designer, Visionary Idea Generator, Creative Problem Solver

INTERNS

Vedant Sinha

Startup Steroid is a multimedia platform that streamlines the process by which founders

Gabriel Quimpo

Sanay Saboo