Arash is a Partner at Khosla Ventures focusing on capital formation.
Prior to joining Khosla Ventures, Arash was a Managing Director in the investor-relations group at Strategic Value Partners (SVP), working on the firm's open-end hedge fund and helping grow its private-equity funds business. Before SVP, he was a Senior Vice President in investor relations and business development at Magnitude Capital. He began his career as an attorney in mergers and acquisitions at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom.
Arash received his AB with honors from the University of Chicago and his JD from the University of Chicago Law School. He lives in Palo Alto with his wife and enjoys cycling, squash, weight lifting, and meditation.