Jinal is a Venture Partner and serial entrepreneur who founded SchoolMint, an online enrollment platform helping 16,000+ schools in the US attract, enroll and retain students. SchoolMint was successfully acquired by BV Investment Partners, and Jinal currently serves as SchoolMint’s Chairman of the Board. He also founded Log(n), which provides integrated remote engineering, design, and customer success teams in Central America. He held various leadership roles at The Climate Corporation, MySpace, and Lawrence Berkeley National Lab.
Jinal is a venture and secondary investor in 75+ technology companies, such as Facebook, Square, Github, Zuora, 23andMe, Palantir, Cohesity, Impossible Foods, Automattic, Invision, as well as early-stage education companies, such as GlimpseK12, KickUp, CourseDog, WonderSchool, Tailor-Ed, and SV Academy. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife and two daughters.