FORA.tv Speaker - Navin Chaddha

 Navin  Chaddha  Thumbnail

Biography

Navin Chaddha is a proven serial entrepreneur and venture investor. Navin Chaddha was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in 2009, ranked on the Forbes Midas List of top 100 dealmakers as #11 in 2009, #10 in 2008 and #58 in 2007.

He invests in the energytech, internet/digital media, enterprise, semiconductor, and service provider sectors in the U.S. and leads Mayfield's investments in India. Navin Chaddha has made over 25 investments in the past, of which 9 have had IPOs and 6 have been acquired. Prior to joining Mayfield, Navin Chaddha was a Partner at Gabriel Venture Partners and EIR at Mobius Venture Capital. He was founder and CTO of VXtreme, a streaming media software company that was acquired by Microsoft and became Windows Media. He served in various management roles at Microsoft after that. Navin Chaddha was also the co-founder of iBeam Broadcasting (NASDAQ IPO) and CEO and founder of Rivio (acquired by CPA2Biz). Navin Chaddha holds an MS degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University (received the Stanford and IBM Graduate Fellowships) and a B.Tech. degree in electrical engineering from IIT Delhi (received the Director's Medal for being first in his class) and was honored with the prestigious distinguished IIT Alumni Award in 2006.

Navin Chaddha is a Charter Member of The Indus Entrepreneurs and holds over 35 patents.

3 Programs

Smart Grid Investing: Bubble or Goldmine?

11.04.10 | 00:29:36 min | 0 comments

GreenBeat 2009: Innovation Competition (Part 1)

11.19.09 | 00:40:22 min | 0 comments

GreenBeat 2009: Innovation Competition (Part 2)

11.19.09 | 00:38:36 min | 1 comment