Balaji is a seasoned technologist, business executive and investor
with proven track record for over 25 years in Silicon Valley by
founding several successful startups and holding senior executive
roles at many public companies.
Founder, CEO, board member of several successful Silicon Valley
startups such as Veloce Technologies, a pioneer in disruptive cloud
computing technology (acquired by Applied Micro), InSilica
corporation, innovator of high performance Mobile imaging
processors (acquired by Aptina Corporation), Platys communications,
a pioneer in network storage (acquired by Adaptec, Inc), Shuttle
technology, a leader in Digital media access (acquired by SCM Micro
Systems) and early stage Investor in several successful mobile and
enterprise software startups such as Emuzed (acquired by
Flextronics), Fortify (acquired by HP), Sierra Logic (acquired by
Emulex), Cognivue, Mobax Systems, etc.
He is Limited partner and senior advisor at Riverwood Capital, a
leading private equity firm and founder and managing partner at
Altius Capital, actively investing in startups focused on AI, Cloud
Computing and IOT.