Rajeev Batra

Growth Whisperer

“I’ve lived in 19 different homes in 11 cities in six countries on three continents. My entire life, personal and professional, has been an entrepreneurial journey of adventure: constant discovery, learning, and adaptation, traits that make me particularly well-equipped to help entrepreneurs navigate their own journeys.”

I'm currently championing:

AgilOne: Predictive Marketing Analytics

C9: Predictive Sales Forecasting and Analytics

NewsCred: Content Marketing Platform

ServiceMax: Field Service Management Platform

SmartRecruiters: Hiring Platform for Businesses

TrustRadius: Business Software Review Community

Viralheat: Social Media Management Platform

WideOrbit: Software platform for media companies

Some of my notable successes:

Marketo (NASDAQ:MKTO): The leading marketing automation platform

Redbeacon: Marketplace for home services (acquired by Home Depot [NYSE:HD])

Vovici: (acquired by Verint, NASDAQ:VRNT), survey automation platform

Awards & recognition:

Always On Cloud Power Player

I have worked at:

  • American Capital Strategies
  • Mobius (Softbank) Venture Capital
  • Siebel Systems and Scopus Technology
  • Open Environment Corporation (OEC)

I give back through my efforts:

  • Member of Board of Visitors of A. James Clark School of Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park
  • Fundraising for MECP2 Duplication Syndrome (a rare genetic disorder)

My formal education includes:

  • Harvard Business School, MBA
  • Cornell University, M.Eng./EE
  • University of Maryland, College Park, BS/EE

My other interests:

  • History, cricket, space/time, quantum computing, evolution, and other esoteric subjects
  • Collecting wine, attending the entire season of the San Francisco Opera, and nurturing my eclectic music tastes
  • The kid in me collects die-cast cars!

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