SAIC Venture Capital

SAIC Capital is a corporate venture capital firm formed in 2014. Its purpose is to establish SAIC as a major player in developing leading-edge technology for the transportation industry. It is located on Sand Hill Road in Menlo Park, California, at the heart of Silicon Valley.

Areas of investment include:

  • Alternative energy solutions
  • Durable, lighter materials
  • Human Machine Interaction (HMI)
  • Autonomous driving
  • Connected Vehicles (IoT)
  • Energy, Fuel and powertrain
  • Big Data
  • Aftermarket product and disruptive business models

SAIC Capital makes early and growth stage investments of between $1 million and $20 million in high-potential companies.

SAIC VC has a highly dedicated team, committed to vision of SAIC

Anish Patel

Senior Investment Director

Currently Senior Investment Director at SAIC Capital. He primarily focuses on technologies related to autonomous vehicles, new business models, financial technology and big data / artificial intelligence.

Michael Cohen

Investment Director

Michael Cohen is an accomplished executive with an extensive background in entrepreneurship and venture capital. Responsible for investments in Getaround, Vicarious and MetaWave.

Lei Qi


Lei is currently an investor at SAIC Capital, led two investments and participated in 3 investments. She primarily focuses on mobility, AI, autonomous driving, cloud, and big data.

Joseph Stember


Joseph Stember is currently an investor at SAIC Capital where he has been involved in 3 investments. He primarily focuses on early stage investments in autonomous driving, mobility, new business models and AI.

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2882 Sand Hill Rd #118
Menlo Park, CA 94025

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