Venture capitalist Shervin Pishevar announced on Tuesday that he was taking a leave of absence from his investment firm, Sherpa Capital, as well as his role on the board at Virgin Hyperloop One, and the boards of his portfolio companies.
His announcement comes in the wake of allegations from five women of sexual misconduct.
Pishevar has denied these allegations and says that he's the subject of a smear campaign.
Shervin Pishevar, a well-known Silicon Valley venture capitalist who has invested in Uber, Airbnb, and Tumblr, has denied allegations in a Bloomberg report that he sexually harassed five women. Pishevar says he is the victim of a sm...
Venture capitalist Shervin Pishevar is taking a leave of absence from Virgin Hyperloop One.
Shervin Pishevar, the cofounder and executive chairman of Hyperloop One and managing director of Sherpa Capital, is taking a leave of absence from those companies in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations. Last week, Bloomberg re...
Shervin Pishevar, who has invested in Uber, said he was taking a leave of absence from his venture firm and other company boards after reports he harassed five women.