I am an entrepreneur, and have founded & sold companies in the Internet and Mobile domains. I have also invested in the seed stage at 7 startups in India (over 3 years) and 27 in Silicon Valley (over 10 years). I sold BuzzGain (Do it Yourself PR software company) to Meltwater in Jan of 2010. I am a seasoned executive with experience at large companies including Cisco and Hewlett Packard. As an entrepreneur, I started and had successful exits with 3 companies before BuzzGain. My experience spans 15 years in direct sales, marketing and product management and alliances / partnership in software and Internet industries. My vertical expertise spans Financial Services (Insurance and Investment banking), Telecommunications and Retail.