Nikesh Arora Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 13

  • Portfolio
  • 11

  • Exits
  • 2

Exits

Nikesh Arora General Information

Description

Mr. Nikesh Arora serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Palo Alto Networks. He also serves as Chairman at Headspin. He formerly served as President & Senior Vice President at Google Impact Challenge. He also served as Senior Advisor at Silver Lake Management. He serves as Board Member at Moveworks. He has been a Senior Advisor to Silver Lake since 2007. He is the former President and Chief Operating Officer of SoftBank Corp., Chief Executive Officer of SoftBank Internet and Media, Inc. and Chairman of the Board of Yahoo Japan Corp. He was previously Vice Chairman of SoftBank Corp. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President and Chief Business Officer of Google. Previously, he was Chief Marketing Officer and member of the Management board of T-Mobile. Prior to that, he worked at Deutsche Telekom, where he founded T-Motion PLC, a mobile multimedia subsidiary of T-Mobile International. Earlier in his career, Mr. Arora was part of the asset management team at Putnam Investments focusing on the technology and telecom industries on a global basis and held a finance and technology management position at Fidelity Investments. In July 2007, Mr. Arora was appointed to the board of Aviva PLC as an independent non-executive director. He is also a Patron of the NSPCC Stop Organised Abuse Board. Mr. Arora holds an M.B.A. from Northeastern University, an M.S. in Finance from Boston College and a B.Tech in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) in Varanasi.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 3000 Tannery Way
  • Santa Clara, CA 95054
  • United States
+1 (408) 000-0000

Nikesh Arora Investments (13)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
GoodTrust 21-Apr-2022 Seed Round 000.00 Network Management Software Startup 000000 00000
0000000.00 30-Mar-2022 00000 00000 00000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 000000 00000
0000000 10-Mar-2022 00000 00000 00.000 Food Products Generating Revenue 000000 00000
0000000 30-Nov-2021 0000 00000 00.00 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
0000 (0000000000 0 22-Jul-2021 0000 00000 000 Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue 000000 00000
0000 11-May-2021 00000 00000 00000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 000000 00000
000000000 17-Feb-2021 00000 00000 0000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
00000 15-Feb-2021 00000 00000 00000 Other Commercial Banks Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 000000 00000
Vise 15-Dec-2020 Early Stage VC 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Verse 11-Apr-2019 Seed Round 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
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Nikesh Arora Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Verse 15-Jun-2020 Merger/Acquisition
000000 07-Feb-2019 000000000000000000
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Nikesh Arora Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Nikesh Arora Angel Investor 00 0 Santa Clara, CA
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Nikesh Arora Co-Investors (116)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Firstminute Capital 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Founders Fund 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Khosla Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Accel 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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