VC Speaker Series Featuring Saurabh Suri from CerraCap Ventures
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
About the speaker:
Saurabh Suri serves as the Chief Investment Officer and Managing Partner of CerraCap Ventures. He has over 15 years of experience in the technology industry focused on creating, growing and sustaining technology products and solutions in a global operations environment; having lived and worked in 4 continents. Most recently he served as Vice President for Emerging Solutions and Investment at UST Global where he conceived & led UST’s global tech investments. Saurabh has pioneered several models for startup growth and investing centering around unique value-driven business models; producing large returns in short durations and creating a significant track record. Saurabh has also helped large Fortune 500 organizations establish and run highly successful innovation units by creating an ecosystem that foster turning ideas into value. Prior to joining UST, he worked in the UK with various IT and Financial institutions and also ran a consultancy start up. He has several published articles and whitepapers on Big Data and Advanced analytics and its applications in the enterprise space. He is also a sought-after speaker on Entrepreneurship, Innovation and AI. Saurabh has a degree in Neuro-computation and a research background in High Performance Computing from the UK. Saurabh has helped mentor and grow several successful tech startups and currently serves as an advisor, observer and board member of several high growth technology companies. He is also on the advisory board of a few early stage Venture Capital firms.