Amit Kumar joined Accel in 2016 and focuses on next-generation infrastructure, security, and enterprise software startups aimed at developers.
Amit led Accel’s investments in Smallstep, Chainalysis, Mayhem, and Skip. He also works closely with the teams at Deserve and UserTesting.
Previously, Amit co-founded Accel-backed CardSpring, where he led engineering for its developer-facing API platform. Twitter subsequently acquired CardSpring, where Amit led engineering for several of Twitter’s commerce initiatives.
Amit is from Cupertino, California and graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in electrical engineering and computer science.