Founder & Managing Partner
Ranvir Gujral is a private equity investor and entrepreneur. He is the founder and managing partner of Sleeping Bear Capital, a founder-first private equity firm that invests in business unit spinouts and venture-backed technology, eCommerce, and business services companies seeking new capital to reach their fullest potential. Previously co-founder and CEO of Chute, a marketing SAAS business that was backed by Y Combinator, Foundry Group, USVP, and Salesforce Ventures, and which sold to a PE firm in 2018.
Alexandra is an associate at Sleeping Bear Capital. She joined the firm in September 2021 after graduating from Northwestern University with a degree in Psychology and Integrated Marketing Communications. She previously worked at Fermata Discovery, a female-founded software development firm, where she created data visualization tools and designed the ui/ux. At SBC Alex is responsible for liaising with SBC’s portfolio companies, sourcing new deals, and optimizing branding and go-to-market strategy.