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Tim Guleri

Managing Director

Tim is a former serial entrepreneur, having built two successful software infrastructure companies: Scopus Technology (IPO in 1995) and Octane Software (M&A – Epiphany $3.2 billion). He joined Sierra Ventures as Managing Director in 2002 and focuses on Big Data and Artificial Intelligence. Since joining, he has taken two companies public (Sourcefire – FIRE and MakeMyTrip – MMYT), and has been responsible for several M&As. Tim holds a BA in Electrical Engineering from PEC University of Technology (India) and an MS in IEOR/Robotics from Virginia Tech. His passion (outside of his family and companies) is soccer.


Big Data
Cloud / Mobile Infrastructure
Security Infrastructure


Treasure Data (acquired by ARM)
Bina Technologies (acquired by Roche)
Sourcefire (IPO: FIRE)
Greenplum (acquired by EMC)
MakeMyTrip.com (IPO: MMYT)
Shape Security (acquired by F5 Networks)

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