Bipul Sinha is a Partner at Lightspeed and focuses primarily on Internet, mobile and software sectors, with a particular interest in social utilities/apps and cloud services/infrastructure.
Bipul’s current investments include Nutanix, Bromium, Pulse News, MyLikes, and Peel. He was also an investor in LiveProfile.
Previously, Bipul worked at Blumberg Capital where he led investments in digital media, Internet and datacenter software infrastructure sectors. His selected investments include DoubleVerify, Nutanix, Hootsuite and CarWoo. Prior to venture capital, Bipul was with Bank of America Technology Investment Banking Group where he worked on M&A and equity financing transactions. Prior to banking, Bipul was Director of database and middleware products with Oracle Corporation. Bipul also held sales and engineering positions at American Megatrends and IBM.
Bipul received his B.Tech. (Honors) in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and holds an MBA from The Wharton School where he was a Palmer Scholar. Bipul also holds several patents in distributed computing.
Co-Founder and CEO
2010 - Current (over 6 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (7)Update
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