Robin Vasan

Craftsman

“Team sports—I attended Stanford on a soccer scholarship—really are a great preparation for any kind of business career. But that experience is particularly valuable with start-ups and growing companies, where you really do rely heavily on your teammates, day in and day out.”

I'm currently championing:

Alfresco: Enterprise document management

BigPanda: Data Science Platform for Automating IT Incident Management

Centrify: Identity as a Service

CloudPhysics: Virtualization analytics

Couchbase: NoSQL database

EasilyDo: Smart mobile assistant

GroundWork: Open platform for systems monitoring

HashiCorp: A leader in DevOps solutions for the modern datacenter.

InfluxDB: Open source time series database platform

Stealth Company: Big data workload analytics

Webroot: Advanced endpoint threat protection

Some of my notable successes:

Akimbi/VMWare: Virtualization infrastructure

GLog/Oracle: Transportation/logistics software

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

Riverbed/Aether Systems: Mobile infrastructure

Trigo/IBM: Master data management

webMethods/Software AG: Web services and integration

Awards & recognition:

Always On Cloud Power Player & VC 100

I have worked at:

  • CATS Software
  • Infinity Financial Technology
  • Risk Management Solutions

I give back through my efforts as a:

Contributor to Room to Read, a nonprofit that builds schools and libraries in developing countries.

My formal education includes:

  • Harvard Business School, MBA
  • Stanford, BAS in industrial engineering and economics

I keep current by reading:


And in my spare time, I am a:

  • Sports junkie who plays soccer, golf, tennis, squash, and basketball and goes snowboarding
  • Traveler & photographer who has tracked gorillas in Rwanda
  • Husband/father who loves family time

My Blogroll

Vasan on Start-Up Opportunities in Infrastructure

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