Cherian is a Partner at Kynetic, which owns three leading consumer internet businesses: Fanatics, Rue Gilt Groupe, and ShopRunner. CEO Michael Rubin enlisted Cherian as Employee #2 to help launch Kynetic following eBay’s $2.4 billion acquisition of GSI Commerce in June 2011. Over the past 8 years, he has helped Rubin raise $2B in capital, recruit more than 30 C-level executives, complete 8 strategic acquisitions, cultivate strategic partnerships with every major US professional sports league, and launch The REFORM Alliance on criminal justice reform.
He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Comoto Holdings and chairs the Committee on Term Membership at the Council on Foreign Relations. A Marshall Scholar, Cherian earned an M.Phil. in European Politics from the University of Oxford and an A.B. from Princeton University.