We are a firm dedicated to helping entrepreneurs conceive and build the best next-generation companies for rapidly growing markets. We invest in very early stage companies, even at concept level because of our extensive and varied hands-on experience in building companies. We are and will continue to be entrepreneurs after all. Our goal and passion is to help build the next generation technology companies that will become leaders in their respective industries.

The Team

Founder and Chairman
Ram S. Ramanujam founded The Actus Venture Group and serves as the Chairman and CEO of the firm. Ram has more than 25 years of Management, Operational, Marketing and Investing experience. Ram has a BS (University of Madras), MS and PhD (Illinois Institute of Technology) and MBA (Stern Business School, NYU). A serial entrepreneur, he has founded/co-founded several successful companies.


Siva Sivaram, PhD
Dr. Siva is a well-know entrepreneur and technology pioneer in Silicon Valley. He has been with Intel in various Technology and Management and went on to co-found Matrix Semiconductor and Twin Creeks Technology. Siva holds a BS (University of Madras) and MS and PhD (Rennselaer Polytechnic).

Thaila Ramanujam MD
Thaila is a prominent Rheumatologist in Northern California and has a boutique medical practice in Santa Cruz, CA. She holds an MD with a Rheumatology Specialty from the University of Pennsylvania.