Vinod Khosla

Vinod Khosla

Founder, Khosla Ventures

Vinod Khosla was a co-founder of Daisy Systems and founding Chief Executive Officer of Sun Microsystems where he pioneered open systems and commercial RISC processors. Vinod serves on the boards of, eASIC among other private companies.

Vinod has established Khosla Ventures which will focus on traditional Silicon Valley investments like silicon, internet, IT and mobile technologies as well as new cleantech investments.

Vinod holds a Bachelor of Technology in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in New Delhi, a Master’s in Biomedical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business

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