We seek to work with our founders to help them build their expertise in the infrastructure software world and grow their business’s connections with industry leaders.
More About the Fund
Committed to invest over 5 years
250k – $5M
Size of each investment
Prioritizing seed to seed B investments.
The iTwin Venture Team
Bentley’s iTwin Venture Team brings their experience and expertise in the infrastructure software industry towards helping founders grow their business.
Tom Kurke Vice President Raleigh, NC
Joined Bentley in 2021
Focused on investing in entrepreneur engineers solving the world’s infrastructure challenges.
Prior experience as founder of multiple software startups with successful exits.
Jim Kress Director Hartford, CT
Joined Bentley in 2004
Focused on software improving project delivery & infrastructure asset performance.
15+ years experience selling into AEC/EPC firms & infrastructure asset owner/operators.
Deepak Malkan Distinguished Engineer Exton, PA
Joined Bentley in 1996
Focused on technical analysis & collaboration with iTwin ecosystem startups & partners.
Prior experience as manager & software developer for multiple Bentley platforms.
Tom Bentley Program Manager Philadelphia, PA
Joined Bentley in 2016
Focused on investments in partnerships with emerging infrastructure software startups.
Prior experience in Bentley software & iTwin Partner Program management.
Ram Pratti Portfolio Success Denver, CO
Joined Bentley in 2015
Focused on operational support and enabling portfolio companies to maximize their success.
30+ years of diversified experience in executive leadership and global business operations.
Infrastructure Focus Areas
Bentley iTwin Ventures seeks to invest in emerging companies developing solutions in digital twin engineering and asset lifecycle management throughout all industries:
Internet of Things
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Bentley iTwin Ventures strives to invest in companies that are consciously working to create a diverse leadership teams — ones that are inclusive across gender, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, disabilities, and national origins.
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