Dr. Dinesh Katiyar serves as Partner at Accel. He served as Chief Executive Officer at Small Device Mobile Technologies. Before joining Accel India, Dinesh was Vice President at Citrix, where he managed a suite of cloud and virtualization products. At Accel, he focuses on early stage cross-border (U.S./India) companies, in such areas as technology, Internet, and mobile. Dinesh has been a successful serial entrepreneur in Silicon Valley. He was a Founder at iLeverage (acquired by E.piphany) and SayNow (acquired by Google), and CEO at Small Device (acquired by Digital Chocolate). He also held positions with Sun and Motorola. Dinesh holds a PhD in Computer Science from Stanford University and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from IIT Kanpur, India.