VP of Business Development
Krish joined Lightspeed in 2011 and leads the firm’s business development and industry outreach initiatives. Krish is focused on providing a broad range of business development and value-add services to Lightspeed portfolio companies, including running the Lightspeed CIO Forum.
Prior to joining Lightspeed, Krish was with cloud storage startup Box.net focused on enterprise partnerships and product strategy. Krish created a partner ecosystem that drove awareness, credibility, and revenue for Box through product integrations, OEM licensing, and channel sales. Earlier in his career, Krish worked in the business development group at Oracle where he focused on strategic partnerships and acquisitions in the applications and systems management space.
Krish holds a Master of Engineering and Bachelor of Science degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.