10 accomplished Silicon Valley veterans present their Vision for 2020

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Seven out of ten accomplished Silicon Valley Indians interviewed for the ET Report on Vision 2020 also happen to be TiE Charter Members. TiE CMs subscribe and promote the goals of the TiE Network to foster and nurture the next generation of entrepreneurs, with an aim to drive economic development and growth.

TiE charter members are a high-powered group of successful entrepreneurs and senior management who have accomplished tremendous business achievements. Charter members benefit greatly both in their corporate and personal lives, by networking with each other. TiE CMs serve as mentors and advisors to TiE members and entrepreneurs in the TiE ecosystem. They also have the opportunity to interact with start-up companies, engage in impactful programming and derive satisfaction by helping budding entrepreneurs.

Vinod Khosla, Co-founder,Sun Microsystems; Founder Khosla Ventures

Vish Mishra, TiE SV President; Venture Director, ClearStone Venture Partners

Rob Chandra, Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners

Vinod Dham, Father of the Pentium chip

Padmasree Warrior, Chief Technical Officer, Cisco

Naveen Jain, Serial Entrepreneur (Moon Express & Intellius)

Vivek Wadhwa, Serial Entrepreneur turned-Academic