Venture capital company Dallas Venture Partners has hired Dayakar Puskoor as its Managing Director. Mr. Puskoor will lead the company as it looks to focus on early and growth stage companies, supporting them with cloud infrastructure, AI/ML, mobile and emerging technologies.
"A majority of startups require a 'second act' during their growth stage,” said Mr. Puskoor. “With deep technology expertise, industry knowledge, and market understanding DVP will provide this much needed momentum to startups identified through targeted and insightful diligence efforts."
Mr. Puskoor has more than 30 years of engineering, software and leadership experience. He is a board member on a range of software and venture capital companies, including CoreStack, Viviota, AmplifAI Solutions, Inc., Kore.ai, and Hyperverge, Inc..
Mr. Puskoor will be assisted in his role by former Wipro CEO and Managing Director Abid Neemuchwala, who is also joining DVP as a Venture Partner.