Jishnu brings to Nexus several years of operating and investing expertise in hi-technology start-ups. He has invested in technology, internet and technology enabled services companies and is interested in a wide range of start-ups. Jishnu is currently on the boards of Vdopia, Druva ,GenWi ,helpshift and Unmetric and observes the boards of Kaltura and Salorix. His investments also include Cloud.com (acquired by Citrix) and Gluster (acquired by Red Hat).
Before joining the VC industry, Jishnu held engineering management and product management roles at a leading communication systems start-up, Scintera Networks and a leading circuits and systems company, Maxim Integrated Products.
Jishnu has an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he ran the Venture Capital Club and co-led GSB Principal Investing Conference. Jishnu also holds an MS degree in electrical engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology and a BTech from IIT Kharagpur, and is an inventor of more than a dozen US patents.