Reshma (Kalimi) Casale

Vice President


In addition to sourcing and assisting with Stripes' portfolio companies, Reshma leads Stripes’ partnerships with corporates, bankers and funds and spends time leveraging these across our portfolio. Reshma also built Stripes’ operations in India and is on the ground every quarter.

Prior to joining Stripes, Reshma worked at Deutsche Bank in New York City. While in college, Reshma led a case-based program of social entrepreneurship for underprivileged adolescents in the slums of Mumbai which received full grant funding and enabled students to develop business plans, pitch and launch local small businesses with seed capital.


Reshma was born in Michigan, grew up in Indiana and now lives in Dumbo with her husband. A love of art history has led her travels to more than 20 countries.


B.A. Public Policy & Philosophy (Interdepartmental); B.S. Economics; Minor: Art History, Duke University, graduation with the highest distinction