Nruthya Madappa

Nruthya Madappa

Nruthya Madappa

Managing Partner | The CoWrks Foundry

Nruthya Madappa is Managing Partner of The CoWrks Foundry – a rigorous accelerator for early stage Indian startups, that brings together academia, industry and government. Nruthya is passionate about investing in diverse, tough founding teams, and transforming their growth through targeted, operational coaching and industry-specific curriculum. Over a career spanning 8 years in for-profit and nonprofit ventures, such as NetApp, TeachAIDS, Keystone Strategy and more, she has led global teams across tech, healthcare, education, strategy, and finance. Nruthya holds BS and MS degrees in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.