Venktesh Shukla

Venktesh Shukla

TiE Silicon Valley


Venktesh Shukla has had a long and varied career that includes sales, marketing, and general management, and a proven track record of leading companies through rapid growth. He has worked as senior marketing executive in large technology companies in the Silicon Valley and involved with numerous start ups as an investor, board member, or advisor. He was an officer in the 1977 batch of Civil Service of India before coming to US in 1983.

He has completed his Bachelor of Engineering, Electronics Engineering from M.A. National Institute of Technology, Bhopal and he completed his Masters in Management from MIT Sloan School of Management.

He is interested in promising start ups as an investor, advisor, board member or as an agent of change as an executive / consultant in a bigger, technology based company

His core specialties are : Strategic thinking combined with execution expertise, marketing campaigns, off shore development, nonprofit management, fund raising, managing rapid growth.