Keertan Menon

Venture Platform Associate
My Story


“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill, British Prime Minister

After spending his formative years in Geneva and New York, Keertan is currently based in London where he focuses on the fund’s platform and deal sourcing activities. Before OpenOcean, Keertan worked at Schulze Frontier Capital, a US private equity based in Singapore, where he focused on industry-agnostic investment opportunities in Georgia and Sri Lanka.   

Keertan graduated with a joint degree from the University of St Andrews and the College of William and Mary, where he majored in International Relations. During his time in university, he co-founded an F&B business catered to students and presided over the Singapore Society. As part of his military service, Keertan underwent training in both the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) and the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN). In his free time, Keertan enjoys playing football, table-tennis, and traveling. Keertan is fascinated by emerging software technologies and particularly interested in the the interaction between politics and artificial intelligence.

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