Who are we?
Rishi is an entrepreneur and early-stage investor based out of Ann Arbor, Michigan. He has founded several companies including Underground Printing, a national custom apparel and collegiate merchandise retailer with 20 locations throughout the country. He holds his BSE and MSE in Chemical Engineering from the University of Michigan.
D. Scott DeRue
Scott is the Edward J. Frey Dean of the University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business. Reported to be among the top 40 business school professors under the age of 40 and among the top 50 most influential business professors in the world, Scott advises companies on executive leadership, founding teams, and building scalable organizations. At Michigan, Scott is responsible for a global executive education business and directs the Sanger Leadership Center. His research is widely published in top research journals and is often featured in national media outlets. Scott is an avid adventurer and mountaineer, and lives in Ann Arbor, MI with his wife Kathy and their cat Tyson (named after Mike due to similarities in personality).
Scott earned his Bachelors in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his PhD in Management from Michigan State University.
Arjuna is the CFO at CatchCo and an early-stage investor based out of Chicago, IL. Prior to CatchCo he served as the Vice President/Head of Finance of Bucketfeet. He started his career in Investment Banking at UBS and subsequently William Blair. He has executed 20+ M&A transactions, public and private offerings and debt issuances. Arjuna has his MBA from Kellogg and his B.A. from the University of Michigan.
In addition to Chibor companies, Arjuna is an angel investor in a variety of other startups including Chubbies, Bucketfeet and Seelio (exited).
Arjuna in Social: LinkedIn