Thu, March 17 – 2016
-Investment Director at Intel Capital
-Advisor to Richard Branson, Mentor at Stanford Univ’s Technology Entrepreneurship Program.
-Completed numerous B2B/B2C (Seed-Ser D) in IOT/Big Data/Cloud/SaaS sectors (solid domain expertise). 2 Exits within 1 yr with top IRR – Basis Science (acq Intel) and Maginatics (acq EMC), rest have seen a strong uptick.
-Board member in several startups, eg Body Labs, Reflekion, Enlighted, Maginatics (acq EMC).
-Immense Product, BizDev, Strategy and Ops exp in several domains: Big Data, NLP, 3D Camera/Apps, Supply-Chain Analytics and Flash Memory.
-Seasoned exec with CxO-level connections with Fortune 500 companies, Software startups and Venture Capital community.
-Fastest Eng PhD in the history of Univ of Illinois: 2yrs 9mo after BS, with top research awards.
-Managed $2Bill/yr accounts and executed >30 partnership deals in $100M-$2Bill range.
-Always ahead of the curve, eg did Big Data Analytics at Intel before industry created the term ‘Big Data’, launched 2 MOOC courses during grad school (1999) and published iconic papers on online education.
-Invited Speaker at several top events, eg TiECon, Silicon Valley Open Doors, McKinsey internal Leadership Conference and Big Data/IoT conferences.
Thu March 17, 2016 - 7:00PM