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Meet Our Team

Good AI Capital is a team of seasoned entrepreneurs, deep technologists, successful venture investors and innovative inventors. Through capital investment and hands-on guidance, Good AI partners with exceptional entrepreneurs, building the most successful startups that transform people’s lives.

DARWIN LING
Founder & General Partner

Darwin Ling is an entrepreneur, technologist, angel investor, and advisor for various startups. Most recently, Darwin served as the CTO and co-founder of SmarterMe, which aims to improve sales productivity by bringing AI / Intelligence to the flow of work. Counting enterprise customers such as Danaher (Fortune 500 medical device), Home Depot and GE, SmarterMe was acquired in 2017. Due to his entrepreneurial success, Darwin was featured as one of  Purdue Tech Titans

Prior to that, Darwin was a founding member of Skyfire (mobile browser, acquired by Opera), Jaxtr (social calling, acquired by Hotmail founder), Dazel (enterprise printing, acquired by HP).

Darwin also serves as an advisory board member for Alpha Info, an industry 4.0 company that uses advanced technologies such as Big Data Analytics, IoT, Cloud Computing, AOI (Automatic Optical Inspection), Machine Vision to streamline the automation for some of the leading semiconductor foundries in China/Taiwan.

Darwin received his MBA (Honors) from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He also holds a BS/MS in Computer Science and Mathematics from Purdue University with distinction. 

MILAD ALUCOZAI
Partner

As a neuroscientist, entrepreneur and an inventor, Milad has a unique blend of experiences in academia, research, startups and large organizations that span across fields in artificial intelligence(AI), nanotechnology, enterprise software, life sciences and healthcare. Milad is the recently appointed Visiting Scholar in Healthcare Engineering at the Regenstrief Center.

Prior to Good AI Capital, he was a leader in Accenture’s Global R&D and Incubation Hub where he helped launch new global products and innovative services for some of the leading pharmaceutical companies using emerging technologies such as AI, Advanced Analytics, Blockchain, IoT and design thinking methodologies.

As one of the youngest researchers in the US inducted into the Sigma Xi Research Honor Society, Milad has multiple publications from his research at Purdue’s Birck Nanotechnology Center and Interfacial Multiphysics Laboratory. Milad also co-founded and was the COO of Symmetry Therapeutics, an early-stage biotech company that raised money to develop their patented drug platform to treat metabolic diseases.  He was also part of the founding team at Cellaflora, a software startup that was later acquired. 

As a National Science Foundation Scholar and Macklin Fellow at Hopkins Medicine, Milad graduated Phi Beta Kappa with his BS (distinction) in Neuroscience from Purdue University’s Honors Program. As a George J. Mitchell Scholar, he completed his Masters of Science in Immunology & Public Health at Maynooth University in Ireland.

Extended Advisory Team

Our advisors include leading AI researchers and scientists, industry experts and successful entrepreneurs. They are all keen on helping to grow our portfolio companies to become the most successful startups.

Eric S. Yuan
Eric S. YuanFounder & CEO, Zoom
Gokul Rajaram
Gokul RajaramCaviar Lead, Square
Elaine Heron
Elaine HeronBoard of Director, BioMarin
Christopher M. Schroeder
Christopher M. SchroederInternet/Media CEO, Venture Investor
Cecil Lynch
Cecil LynchChief Medical Information Officer, Accenture
Sanjeeth Pai
Sanjeeth PaiPresident, Concordia International
Peter Kissinger
Peter KissingerFounder & CEO, Phlebotics
Sunil Prabhakar
Sunil PrabhakarDirector, Purdue Data Science Initiatives
David Bailie
David BailiePresident, Arizona Institute for Sports, Knees, and Shoulders
Miguel Sossa
Miguel SossaIoT Director, Accenture
Eugenio Culurciello
Eugenio CulurcielloPresident/CTO, FWDNXT
Paul Griffin
Paul GriffinDirector, Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering
Marc Carlson
Marc CarlsonSenior Advisor to the Chairman at DocuSign

Building Successful Companies Together

Based on a high conviction strategy, Good AI Capital invests in a small number of high-quality startups where we can add value and contribute towards their long-term success.

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