Srini is an alumnus of UC Berkeley, UT Texas Austin, and REC (NIT) Trichy with 30+ years in software industry in Silicon Valley. His successful exits as an investor/advisor were in WebEx (IPO & then sold to Cisco for $3.2B), Qik (sold to Skype for $100M+), and Savi (sold to Lockheed). Prior to that he was a VP at TIBCO Software Inc (IPO $1B+ and exited when at $14B) where he was responsible for business development for financial portals, investment banks, and technology startups. Known to be a visionary thinker who spots & inspires equally visionary talent to execute great ideas. Early pioneering accomplishments include working on world’s largest distributed database machine cluster, world’s fastest supercomputer-based TCP/IP network protocols, and industry’s first distributed messaging middleware. Focused now on the intersection of Human Consciousness & Machine Intelligence.