We build
with the boldTM

We build great companies with bold entrepreneurs

View Portfolio

We closed Fund II

oversubscribed by 30%

Reimagining technology investments

read more in the news

we invested
in tastry

The world’s first AI-driven
sensory sciences company

Reimagining technology investments

read more in the news

we invested
in edgetensor

making AI affordable
and scalable at the edge

Reimagining technology investments

read more in the news

About us

Central USA






US + India

TWO High-Return
Target Market Segments

Why 3Lines


Deep diligence

3Lines is an AI-age VC firm that invests in bold founders with capital-efficient, disruptive, technology companies that can leverage capital and coaching to grow rapidly.


High returns

Primary geographical market segments:

Central USA with lower-valuations and higher-return potential

India with higher-probability of Unicorns.



The experienced Managers of Fund III are creating a portfolio of companies with PE rigor for transformation, each capable of achieving a >50% IRR exit.

3Lines invests in startup companies with AI and disruptive software technology at their core and vectored along:

Future of Work

Future workforce is distributed, continuously retooling, and agile; and future workplace is a mix of real and virtual collaborative global workspaces.

image shap image


Future of Enterprise

Future enterprise is an AI-assisted organization with nearly half of business decisions or business processes powered by machine learning or cognition engines.

image shap image

AI =

Future of Enterprise

Future industry is intelligent with sensing networks and computing platforms to optimize industrial operations. India has the opportunity to leapfrog here.

image shap image


Our investments

View Portfolio

Our team

Our team comprises of seasoned scale-up leaders for growth-coaching. Our solid leadership team has the unique ability to scout, attract, and identify high-return investment opportunities.

We have experienced fund managers, creating a portfolio of companies with PE rigor for transformation, each capable of achieving a >50% IRR exit.

View Portfolio
member image

Dr. Pallab Chatterjee

Global Chairman

Board Member at Arzooo and Echosec. Over 45 years of experience in technology, business and investment. Ex-Managing Director Symphony Technology Group (PE) 24 Exits in the last 11 years with >5x returns to investors. Ex-CEO for i2 Technologies, CTO, CIO, for Texas Instruments

view complete profile
member image

Kamalesh Dwivedi


30+ years of experience in IT business. Leadership team for Bain Capital Investment of $1B in Bellsystem24. Ex-CIO for Multiple Fortune 500 Corporates. Board observer at ConveGenius

member image

Krishna Kunapuli

Founder & CEO

Founded 3Lines in 2016 and raised $30M to date from over 100 accredited investors. Board Member at Vetty Inc, Board Observer at Cyr3Con and Our Food India. Advisor for Audvisor Inc and Echosec Systems. Over 20 years of experience in technology, entrepreneurship, investing and managing VC tech portfolio.

member image

Lalit Jalan

India Chairman

40+ years of leadership experience in diverse businesses. Youngest CEO for Reliance Led multiple businesses in the group over 25 years. Founded and grew Jalan Brothers , one of India’s largest product distributors

member image

Rajiv Roy


Rajiv Roy has 10+ years of M&A experience, analyzed 100+ deals, led deep due diligence in 15 companies and closed 8 mergers and acquisitions.Over 20 years of global marketing and sales in experience in semi conductor industry

member image

nick nardi

Senior Advisor

Nick joins 3Lines Venture Capital after building up the M&A French and UK portfolio for Public Services at Harris Computers, an operating company of Constellation Software Inc. Most recently, as a Senior Executive Vice President at Harris Computers...

member image

Sumanth Channabasappa


Sumanth has led and managed industry efforts that built technologies used across 60+ countries with multi-billion dollar returns.Co-founded half a dozen entities; mentor to various U.S startups


Partner with us

startup application investor dashboard Invest in Orbit Fund

contact us

map marker

Denver, Colorado, USA Headquarters

Fanum Club: 6295 Greenwood Plaza Blvd, Greenwood Village, CO 80111

Gurgaon, India Office

65, Institutional Area, Sector 32, Gurgaon, Haryana 122018, India