|Duke University, Master of Science||1991|
|Computer Science and Engineering|
|Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, Degree||1989|
|Atomic Energy Central School, Degree||1985|
With over 20 years of experience in the high technology industry, Srinivasan “Chini” Krishnan is founder and CEO of Vimo Inc., a national leader in providing affordable health insurance to Americans.
Chini also serves an operating partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, where he focuses on the security and consumer Internet opportunities, with an emphasis on financial services.
Before, Vimo, Chini founded Valicert Inc., a Bessemer-funded company and leader in communications security across the Internet. At Valicert, Chini held multiple operational roles, including CTO, and helped complete several acquisitions. Valicert went public in 2000 and ultimately merged with Tumbleweed Communications (NASDAQ:TMWD) in 2003.
Prior to founding Valicert, Chini was product-marketing manager at Enterprise Integration Technologies (EIT), where he was closely involved in releasing the world’s first secure browser.
Chini holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology and an M.S. in Computer Science from Duke University.