Suman Natarajan

Suman Natarajan

Senior Vice President, Venture Investing

"I am in awe of entrepreneurs' courage and passion to build companies that set out to transform industries, and as an investor, I am moved to help them execute their vision."


Cybersecurity, Enterprise IT, Cloud and Infrastructure Software, Data Analytics


Joining Citi Ventures in 2017, Suman invests in cybersecurity and infrastructure software startups that protect and empower companies to deliver new solutions and experiences. She is passionate about startups that leverage breakthrough technologies and keen insight into their customers to re-engineer what business looks like and how it gets done.

Previously, Suman worked at Intel Capital where she drove investments in cybersecurity and enterprise IT. She also did product marketing on Intel's wearables and PC teams and on Symantec’s mobile group. Before receiving her MBA, she worked at a healthcare analytics firm, Strata Decision, where she was responsible for account management, leading post-sales implementation, and product management. She began her career at JP Morgan as an investment banker.

Suman received her BA in Economics from the University of Chicago and her MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. An avid traveler and novice scuba diver, Suman is also passionate about dance and enjoys classes in modern dance and classical Indian styles. She resides in San Francisco.