Vijay Pradeep is an angel investor who focuses on new & novel applications for advanced robotics and related technologies.

Current Investments


Zipline builds products that improve access to healthcare and saves lives. Zipline created Zip, a small robot airplane designed for a high level of safety, using many of the same approaches as commercial airliners. It can carry vaccines, medicine, or blood.

Iron Ox

Iron Ox is a robotics manufacturing company. The company develops a set of robots that can run a greenhouse automatically and form farm labor. The robots grow local lettuce and basil available to the San Francisco Bay Area. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Elroy Air

Elroy builds autonomous aircraft systems to deliver goods to the world’s most remote places. Elroy's autonomous aircraft systems feature rotor-based vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) and fixed wing cruise flight with hybrid powertrain for long range. Elroy has designed a logistics system with integrated flight and ground operations that make our vehicles a safe, reliable, efficient way to transport cargo by air. This enables point to point package delivery to businesses in remote locations, immediate relief in disaster scenarios, and rapid autonomous resupply for troops in the field.

Simbe Robotics

Automating the most mundane, repetitive tasks in retail execution, Tally performs the repetitive and laborious tasks of auditing shelves for out-of-stock items, low stock items, misplaced items, and pricing errors. Tally operates safely during normal store hours alongside shoppers and employees.

Magic Leap

Magic Leap is combining that inherent visual ability with mobile computing – giving you visual output equivalent to when you step outside into the world, but powered by the mobile tech you carry around. Using their Dynamic Digitized Lightfield Signal™, imagine being able to generate images indistinguishable from real objects and then being able to place those images seamlessly into the real world.

Realized Investments


Telogis provides a comprehensive cloud-based Mobile Enterprise Management (MEM) software platform for companies that require dynamic routing, real-time work order management, navigation, telematics and mobile integration services for their mobile workforces.
Telogis’ consistent innovation drives its ability to provide near-instant return on investment while improving driver safety and efficiency and reducing the environmental impact of commercial vehicles.

Additional Info

Vijay Pradeep takes the Google/Alphabet Code of Conduct seriously, and has disclosed all investments through the appropriate channels.