OneValley Ventures & Portfolios

Home > Startup Ventures

OneValley Ventures

We invest in and accelerate extraordinary founders emerging across the global OneValley ecosystem.

OneValley Ventures is a pre-seed and seed investor that brings founder-friendly capital and valuable innovation and growth resources through the power of the OneValley ecosystem. We invest early in dynamic founders taking on complex, high-value challenges, leveraging deep earned insights into attractive markets, and using next generation technologies.

Discover OneValley Ventures

Meet the OneValley Ventures Team

Screen Shot 2020-09-26 at 12.08.22
Alec Wright

Chief Innovation Officer, OneValley

Alec is a Founder and Managing Director of OneValley Ventures where he focuses on pre-seed and seed investments in the enterprise software, big data, digital health and education and learning technology markets. He is a Partner in the Maverick Fund and was an early investor in Tueo Health (acquired by Apple), (acquired by Directly) and other rapidly emerging early-stage companies including Trueface,  NovelEffect, BidOps, NuvoCargo, Deepbench and NERv Technologies.  


Alec also serves as an innovation advisor to Fortune 500 enterprises including 3M, AT&T, Cisco, Intel and JetBlue.  He previously designed and launched the Pioneer Accelerator (in partnership with Google Developers Launchpad) and has advised a diverse portfolio of early-stage teams.


Juan Scarlett
Managing Director, OneValley Ventures

Juan is a Founder and Managing Director of OneValley Ventures, where he leads the OneValley’s investment team and focuses on investments in the enterprise software, FinTech, digital health, and life sciences sectors. 

Before joining OneValley, Juan was Managing Director of Nimble Ventures and led growth investments at Passport Capital, where his investments made and managed included Auris Health (acquired by Johnson & Johnson), Applovin, Dataminr, Figure Technologies, Periscope Data (acquired by Sisense), 23andMe, Zuora (public), Hortonworks (public) and New Relic (public)


Tara Lookabaugh
Director, Strategic Initiatives, OneValley

Tara is Director of Engagement at OneValley Ventures, where she creates infrastructure to support the growth of OneValley’s portfolio companies. Tara specializes in helping early-stage companies collaborate with Global 2000 companies. Over the past 5 years, she has led startup engagement programs for industry-leading companies like 3M, JetBlue, Intel, AT&T, Gulftainer, EWE and Cisco.

Screen Shot 2020-09-26 at 12.08.09

Ishaan Misra
Principal, Ventures & Acceleration, OneValley

Ishaan is a Principal at OneValley Ventures and leads its acceleration programs. Ishaan is an early-stage investor that has designed and managed several early-stage acceleration programs, with a particular focus on companies founded outside of Silicon Valley. 


Before joining OneValley, Ishaan was VP of Strategic Development at Onerent, a venture-backed real estate startup, responsible for strategic partnerships, business development, and new markets.

Go on a virtual tour of our OneValley Silicon Valley Headquarters

First Floor

Third Floor

Invest with Us

Looking for an opportunity to invest in the top pre-seed and seed companies emerging from across OneValley?


Learn more about investing with OneValley and across our portfolio.