Biography

Dinesh Katiyar is a Partner with Accel Partners a leading global venture capital firm headquartered in Palo Alto, California and with regional offices in China, Europe and India. Before joining Accel, Dinesh was Vice President at Citrix, where he managed a suite of cloud and virtualization products. At Accel, he focuses on early stage cross-border (U.S./India) companies, in such areas as technology, Internet, and mobile. Dinesh has been a successful serial entrepreneur in Silicon Valley. He was a Founder at iLeverage (acquired by E.piphany) and SayNow (acquired by Google), and CEO at Small Device (acquired by Digital Chocolate). He also held positions with Sun and Motorola. Dinesh holds a PhD in Computer Science from Stanford University, and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from IIT Kanpur, India.

Industry Experience

Software, Internet, venture capital; international

Universities Mentored For

Stanford, Indian School of Business

Dinesh Katiyar

Accel Partners

Palo Alto, California

EFN Member Since 2010

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