Vijay invests in software and services as an Investment Director at Intel Capital, including open source platform technologies, cloud computing, and IoT. His primary areas of interest are in machine learning, AI, robotics, and computer vision. Vijay is a board observer or has responsibility for portfolio companies including Inrix, Zumigo, Voxer, Mirantis, BlueData and Whoknows.
Prior to joining Intel, Vijay held senior business development and product development roles in the communications, software, and semiconductor industries. He began his career as an entrepreneur when he postponed his PhD to co-found his first startup.
He brings an entrepreneurial perspective and has taken a founder-first approach while being actively involved with the startup community as a mentor and advisor.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Vijay earned his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, with a concentration in finance and entrepreneurship, and hold BS and MS degrees in electrical and computer engineering, with top honors.
Vijay served his fellowship at Intel Capital as a member of Class 21.