Piva Capital Adds Daniel Ketyer To Investment Team

Piva Capital - Daniel Ketyer
Piva Capital’s newest investor, Daniel Ketyer

Piva Capital, a San Francisco, CA-based venture capital firm on a mission to back visionary founders and emerging technology companies disrupting the future of industry, added Daniel Ketyer as an Investor.

The new hire further strengthens Piva Capital’s commitment to funding companies building the future of energy and industry and addressing climate change.

Led by Ricardo Angel, CEO & Managing Partnerm Piva Capital is a venture capital firm investing in visionary entrepreneurs who are solving the world’s most critical industrial challenges with breakthrough technologies and innovative business models.

Grown up in Western Pennsylvania, Ketyer spent three years in the M&A strategy group at Deloitte, working with large corporate clients to respond to the energy transition through M&A and strategic partnerships. Additionally, he worked on the investment team at Kohlberg & Co, a middle-market private equity firm in New York.

Ketyer earned his MBA from the University of Michigan, where he led climate tech deal sourcing at the Wolverine Venture Fund (WVF), an MBA and PhD-led VC fund that manages about $10M of the University of Michigan’s endowment. He has also developed and implemented strategic growth initiatives at both d.light, an off-grid solar firm in Kenya; and Nuru, a solar mini-grid developer in the Democratic Republic of Congo.