Venture Capital Speaker Series (July 16) — Lightspeed Ventures' Partner Guru Chahal

July 02, 2019

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SVLink member companies benefit from these free Speaker Series events, bringing in Venture Capitalists, Corporate Executives and successful Startup Founders.

Topic:  Learn about Lightspeed Investment Strategy
Webinar + Onsite event

When:  July 16, 2019
             10:00 am—12 pm PST
Where: The event will be streamed live over video conferencing and also held in person at
             UCSC Silicon Valley Campus, 3175 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara, CA
Speaker: Guru Chahal, Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners

Guru Chahal is a partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners focusing on early stage enterprise startups in cloud, security, DevOps, observability and enterprise IT. He first joined the Lightspeed team in 2012 and then joined the founding team at Avi Networks (one of his investments) to help build out the early stages of the business. Back at Lightspeed after his time at Avi Networks, Guru leverages his founding experience, product expertise and extensive customer network in helping entrepreneurs through funding and beyond. During his operational career, he has been part of three product lines as they’ve gone from inception to over a billion dollar run rate. His previous roles include product leadership roles at Avi Networks (next generation application services), Nuova Systems (acquired by Cisco), and Tropos Networks (acquired by ABB). Guru started his career as a software engineer at Cisco Systems, working on distributed systems within networking and holds several patents in the space.

Event is free of charge for SVLink member companies and will be held in person and online over video conferencing (Google Meet link will be sent to registered attendees). Attendees are welcome to join in person or online. Video conference link will be sent to registered attendees.
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You can attend the event in person or online. Speaker will join in person from U First Capital office. The event is intended to be interactive. Videos of past events can be found on U First Capital Facebook Live page