Who’s Done It?

Join over 465 Cal entrepreneurs and faculty who have made the Pledge.

Satish Polisetti M.I.M.S. ’11
Co-Founder & CEO, Polymorph (acquired by Walmart)
Nicholas Rudder
Founder, ScholarSite
Ted Tabacco
Co-Founder & CEO, SpacePlace
Cyrell Roberson M.A. ’16
Founder & CEO, Jubily
Zach Merritt M.I.D.S. ’19
Founder, Kindu
Kal Deutsch M.B.A. ’93
Co-founder & CEO, DealEngine
Raymond Lee M.I.D.S. ’19
Founder & CEO, FakeNetAI
Fahed Al Essa M.B.A.’19, M.P.H. ’19
Co-founder & CEO, Mayv
Mitsuru Igarashi ’89
Founder, Simplex, Inc.
Olaseni Bello
Co-founder, CarpeMed
Yannell Selman
Founder & CEO, Cultiveit
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Vikram Chandra
Co-founder & CEO, Granthika Co.
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Yaw Ofosu Ansong, Jr.
Co-founder & CEO, KovaDx
Emon Motamedi B.S. ’14, B.A. ’14
Founder, Florian
Lauri Kibby M.B.A. ’86
Co-Founder and CFO, Kings Garden; Co-Founder and Chairwoman, Endourage
Jarrett Wright ’18
Founder & CEO, Higher Rewards
Vikram Sreekanti ’15, Ph.D. ’20
Founder & CEO, Spiral Labs
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James Tong ’09
Co-Founder, Nomi
Asif Mohammad
Founder & CEO, SocratiQ
Lizi Feng ’13
Co-Founder, DrVigo and Uni Precision, Inc.
Wei Zhu
Founder, MooZ
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Giles Templeman M.B.A. ’20
Co-Founder, Callisto
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Shihui Mao M.B.A. ’20
Co-Founder, Callisto
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Santiago Freyria M.B.A. ’20
Founder, ExVivoGen
Linda Chow M.B.A.’19
Co-Founder and CEO, CaringDr
Lindsey Hoell
Co-founder and CEO, Dispatch Goods
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Harrison Shaw ’20
Founder and CEO, Lynx Verification
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Yao-Chieh “Jeff” Hu M.Eng ’20
Co-Founder and CEO, Turing Chain
Jay (Zijie) Zhao
Co-founder, College Leap
Sol Eun M.Eng ’20
Founder and CEO, UI Flow
Matthew Cooper M.B.A. ’10
Founder and CEO, Carmenta Bioscience (acquired by Progenity)
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Ryan Chan ’13
Founder and CEO, UpKeep
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Farshad Ghaffari ’99
Co-Founder, Entreda (acquired by Smarsh)
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Zahid Hussain
Division Deputy, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
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Erin Mastopietro ’10
Co-Founder, Dope Dog
Michael Olson ’91, M.S. ’92
Co-Founder and CSO, Cloudera
Pledge fulfilled in 2020
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Thomson Nguyen ’07
Co-Founder, Framed Data (acquired by Square); Founder & CEO, Hatch
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Angela Lau M.B.A. ’16
Co-Founder, Seventh AI
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Ludwig Schoenack M.B.A. ’19
Co-Founder, Drivekyte
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Wesley Jackson ’00, M.S. ’05, Ph.D. ’06
Founder and CEO, Valitor Inc
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Atanas Bakalov M.B.A. ’19
Founder and CEO, Knowdeon
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Rahul Deedwania ’10
Co-Founder, BreakoutIQ
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Amy Fan M.B.A. ’19, M.P.H. ’19
Co-Founder, Twentyeight Health
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Ankur Nagpal ’09
Founder & CEO, Teachable
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Jessica Green M.S. ’94, Ph.D. ’01
Co-Founder and CEO of Phylagen Inc
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Venkat Venkatasubramanian M.B.A. ’16
Founder, SwiftMotion
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Will Huang ’17, M.Eng. ’18
Co-Founder and CEO, Pengram
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Andy Yang ’00
CEO, Indiegogo
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Art Amador M.B.A. ’16
Founder and COO, EquBot
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Jeremy Hammer ’19
Founder, CatalistX
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Justin Duan
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Kaycee Antosiak ’17
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Emily Walling M.B.A. ’08
Head of Marketing, Portfolia
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Saswat Mishra E.M.B.A. ’19
Founder and CEO, California Memory Technologies Inc
David Pastewka ’12
CEO, Drapr; Co-Founder, Twindom
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John McMahon M.S. ’72, M.B.A. ’73
Chief Marketing Officer, Allium Vitalis
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Benjamin Chang ’88
Glint, Head of Information Security & Compliance
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Jason Bellet ’14
Co-Founder, Eko
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Bogdan Cristei
Founder, Optim Capital
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Peter Wysinski ’14
Co-Founder, AxleHire; Co-Founder & CEO, kSense
Kevin Ubilla ’16
Founder, Omni Astrobiotics
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Matthew Sinks ’15
Program China, UnBank Ventures
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Shawn Tsao ’11
Co-Founder, Caviar (acquired by Square)
Pledge fulfilled in 2019
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Joyce Arellano-Bravo ’98
Co-Founder, WeSolve
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Dinesh Kumar M.B.A. ’17
COO, Promaxo
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Dave Alpert ’78, M.Arch. ’86
CEO and Co-Founder, Geopogo
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Jason Wang ’09
Co-Founder, Caviar (acquired by Square); Venture Partner, Beluga Capital
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Laurie Peterson M.B.A. ’11
Founder, Build & Imagine (acquired); Founder and CEO, Inkbrite
Dhawal Mujumdar M.I.M.S. ’11
Co-Founder, Polymorph (acquired by Walmart)
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Charles Huang ’93
Co-Founder, RedOctane (acquired by Activision); Co-Founder, Indigo 7
Pledge fulfilled in 2014
Juan Pablo Ferrer ’01
Co-founder, Mevoked (acquired by WellBrain)
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Richard Din ’08
Co-Founder, Caviar (acquired by Square)
Pledge fulfilled in 2019
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James Brear ’89
President & CEO, Veriflow (acquired by VMware)
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Kevin Blake M.B.A. ’17
Founder and Managing Partner, Sierra Verde Capital
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Paul Yeh ’01
Partner, Conductive Ventures
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