Mohanjit Jolly is a founding Partner at Iron Pillar, an India-focused venture growth fund. He has 20+ years of operating and global venture capital experience. Before joining Iron Pillar, he was Managing Director at DFJ where he established and managed the India office from 2007-2012. Mohanjit continues to serve on the Boards of several companies including Cleartrip, Attero, D.light and Vyome. Prior to DFJ, he was a Managing Director at Garage Technology Ventures, a $20 million seed and early stage venture capital fund. He also served as a Vice President at Garage.com where he raised US$150+ million for 25 early stage technology companies. Mohanjit was part of the strategic planning group at Mattel where he helped launch the Mattel/Intel joint venture, Intel Play. He spent years in both engineering and business development roles with Itek Optical Systems, a manufacturer of reconnaissance systems. He earned his MBA from UCLA, and has a BS and MS in aeronautics and astronautics from MIT.
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