Sachin Patel joined MSD in 2022 as an Investor for the Growth team in the San Francisco Bay Area. Prior to MSD, he worked as a venture / growth investor both at Y Combinator for the YC Continuity Fund and at A* Partners. While at Stanford, he was also an active angel investor in early stage fintech startups through his own angel fund. He began his career at McKinsey & Company where he was an Engagement Manager in San Francisco.
Sachin was born in Philadelphia but has roots across India, Kenya, England, and the U.S. When he is not thinking about growth stage technology companies, he loves spending time outdoors or trying new restaurants with friends. You can usually find him playing soccer or golf, and if not, he’s probably cheering on the Philadelphia Eagles or Sixers.
Sachin earned an B.A. in Statistics from Harvard University and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.