Amrit Richmond, Founder & CEO

Amrit Richmond started CMYK Ventures in 2015 to continue collaborating with VCs and founders, analyzing the future of technology, and supporting emerging brands. CMYK’s current and past clients include Backstage Capital, Collaborative Fund, a product innovation agency, and a corporate venture capital fund.

Prior to CMYK, Amrit was the Director of Strategy & Partnerships at CreativeMornings, a global community and event series with operations in 170+ cities, and Director of Community & Platform for RRE Ventures.

Before collaborating with investors and their portfolio companies, Amrit was a research and strategy consultant to advertising agencies, helping clients understand, adopt, and partner with startups for global marketing campaigns. Research projects led Amrit to explore the future of retail, eCommerce, fashion, food, restaurants, healthcare, wellness, media, photography, payments, and consumer apps, and analyze how technology was (and could) intersect with these industries.

Her clients included HUGE, Luminary Labs, Machine, Digital Kitchen, Exopolis, Mother NY, Loyal, Meetup, Assembly, and See.me. She started her career as an Art Editor / Strategist at GOOD magazine, a global media platform that celebrates the people, ideas, and businesses pushing the world forward. Through these combined experiences, Amrit has collaborated with 5 venture capital funds, 50+ founders, and 100+ brands, and tested dozens of new apps, consumer products, and technologies.