TEAM

PRESIDENT

Raj

Raj, a long time resident of Austin, Texas, is a cross-functional business and technology industry leader with 25 + years of experience with IBM. Raj is a co-founder of start ups in the energy sector and an advisor to the senior management team of S.E. an Oil and Gas co. in Austin, Texas.

While at IBM, Raj specialized in Semiconductor, Packaging (Mfg. and R&D) where he worked to enable technology and was invited as a speaker for events. His experience with the IBM World Class Procurement Organization supporting IBM Global Services has given him the business acumen to be an an excellent catalyst and a coach. Raj consistently delivers business value by encouraging business process transformation, building organizational capability, and creating effective programs. In addition, Raj is an excellent communicator and strives to build a rapport at all organizational levels and serves as bridge between IT and business. With courage and creativity, he is promoting a culture of innovation, agility, collaboration, and personal growth in the entrepreneur community.

Raj possesses the excellent collaborative leadership skills that will serve and grow the TiE Austin organization. Raj is an Alumni of NYU and has Masters in Metallurgy and Material Science.

CHARTER MEMBERS

Jayshree

Jayshree Vakil
Fine Artist
JV Arts

Tim

Tim Walsh
Managing Director
Navidar

Sri

Sri Rao Boddapu
Founder & CEO
Social Commerce Ventures Inc. and ESolvit 

Serial IT Entrepreneur and Mentor

Usha

Usha Boddapu
CEO – ESolvit – COO Social Commerce Ventures Inc
Data Scientist – Serial IT Entrepreneur – Tech Mentor

Hem 1

Hem Ramachandran
Broker
Indus Realty

Stephen

Stephen Day
Co-Founder
Navidar

Sanjeev

Sanjeev Kumar
Principal and Managing Partner
Hunt, Pennington, Kumar and Dula, pllc

Uttam

Uttam Ghoshal
President, Founder and CEO
Sheetak, Inc.

Shamit

Shamit Patel
CEO
Alpha Nodus, Inc

Ashish

Ashish Gupta
Managing Partner
Arete Investment Group

Anupam 1

Anupam Govil
President and Partner at Aasense, Inc. / Avasant LLC
Board, Avasant Foundation

Tejas

Tejas Vakil
CEO, Finance Genius, Inc.

Satin

Satin Mirchandani
CEO
Firemon

Avi Kumar

Avi Kumar
Founder and CEO
KUWARE, Inc.

Shravan

Shravan Parsi
C0-CEO
Napa Ventures, LLC

Satin

Satin Mirchandani
CEO
FireMon

TEAM

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Mansi Shah
Executive Director
TiE Austin