Gayathri is a Product leader and a strategist with 20 years of experience. Most recently she led Product Management at couple of startups where she was responsible for leading the product strategy and execution.
Gayathri also has corporate experience as Director of Strategy and Corporate Development for Dell's Software Group, where she not only drove the long term strategy for Dell's enterprise software business but also helped launch new products, establish strategic partnerships, drive new investments (through Dell Ventures) and acquisitions for the Software Group.
Gayathri has always been actively engaged in the startup ecosystem through her roles as Partner and Mentor at TechRanch Austin, Associate at Earlybird Venture Capital, a top tier European VC firm.
Gayathri has a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from The Ohio State University and an MBA from INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France. She is also a member of the Kauffman Fellows Program.