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Beyond the Pitch

Raising Funds: Insights from 30 years of VC Leadership with Kanwal Rekhi

Nov
12
When: 8:30AM
Where: Rev1 Ventures, Main Conference Room

Join Rev1 as we host Kanwal Rekhi, Managing Director at Inventus Capital for a breakfast discussion on raising funds for your company. If you may be raising series A funds in the coming 18 months you won’t want to miss this event.

Kanwal Rekhi is an Indian-American businessman, VC, Angel investor & entrepreneur He is currently Managing Director at Inventus Capital Partners (also co-counder). Kanwal is credited as the first Indo-American Founder & CEO (Excelan) to take a venture-backed company public on the NASDAQ. Excelan later merged with Novell. Kanwal remained at Novell as an Executive Vice-President and the Chief Technology Officer of the company, later joining the board of directors. Kanwal retired from Novell in 1995. After leaving Novell, Kanwal also served as the CEO at CyberMedia from January 1998 until its merger with Network Associates (now McAfee) in September 1998. He co-founded and built TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs, now The International Entrepreneurs) to the largest global network of entrepreneurs. He has also served as Technology Advisor to the Prime Minister of India.

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