Ambar Bhattacharyya, MBA

Managing Director, Maverick Ventures


Ambar Bhattacharyya is a managing director at Maverick Ventures, a $400 million venture capital fund based in San Francisco. He currently sits on the board of directors of Artemis Health, Docent Health, Centivo, and Cityblock Health, and serves as a board observer at Collective Medical Technologies and hims. He was previously a board observer at Homology Medicines.

Prior to joining Maverick, he was a vice president at Bessemer Venture Partners, where he helped lead and actively worked on many successful investments. Previously, Bhattacharyya worked at Bain Capital Ventures and Bain & Company, where he began his career. He also served as assistant to the CEO at MinuteClinic, where he helped the company grow its national footprint prior to its acquisition by CVS.

Bhattacharyya currently sits on the Bay Area Board of Generation Citizen and was previously a board member of UP Academy Boston and Dorchester. He has been selected by the World Economic Forum as a Global Shaper and as one of the top 50 individuals in digital health by Rock Health in 2017, 2018, and 2019. He has been cited by publications including the Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, Business Insider, and CNBC for his thoughts on the start-up ecosystem.

Bhattacharyya holds a BS in economics and a BA in psychology from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School.