Dipchard Nishar

Senior Managing Partner at Softbank Investment Advisers (US), Inc.

Dipchard Nishar

Dipchard Nishar

Senior Managing Partner at Softbank Investment Advisers (US), Inc.

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Softbank Investment Advisers (US), Inc.
SoftBank Capital Partners LLC
Softbank Vision Fund

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4533

Number of Boards

15

Birthday

1969

Age

51

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Investor at SoftBank Group Corp.

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Founder at SoftBank Group Corp.

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Managing Partner at Softbank Investment Advisers (US), Inc.

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Managing Partner at SoftBank Capital Partners LLC

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Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Zymergen, Inc.

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General Partner at Balderton Capital (UK) LLP

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Executive Partner at SoftBank Corp.

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Chief Product & Experience Officer at Wework Cos., Inc.

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Executive Chairman at Wework Cos., Inc.

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Investor at LivingSocial, Inc.

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Dipchard Nishar
Senior Managing Partner at Softbank Investment Advisers (US), Inc.
Education
MBA with Highest Honors, Baker Scholar
Class of 2000

Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

BTECH with Honors
Class of 1990

The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur or IIT KGP) is a public engineering institution established by the government of India in 1951. The first of the IITs to be established, it is recognized as an Institute of National Importance by the government of India.

UIC is a major research university offering the cultural, business and entertainment opportunities you can only find in a world-class city. As one of the top 200 research-funded institutions in the world, UIC faculty discover the things that others teach. Choose from 15 academic colleges including the UIC College of Medicine-the largest in the nation-which educates one in six Illinois physicians. With nearly 2,574 instructional faculty members, there is one faculty member to every 11 students, which allows for a more personal learning experience. What's more, 75 percent of tenured faculty members teach undergraduate courses and 83 percent of full-time instructional faculty have earned a PhD or equivalent. But it's not all work and no play at UIC... Our 16,911 undergrads and 10,669 graduate and professional students make up one of the most diverse student bodies in the United States. Whether living in residence halls, near campus or commuting, you'll find there's always something interesting going on, from social events, clubs, sororities and fraternities, to two state-of-the-art fitness centers, and more-not to mention everything Chicago has to offer just minutes away. And at UIC, we take our sports seriously. The UIC Flames compete in 18 NCAA Division 1 sports and have won a total of 38 conference championships. There's a wide range of intramural teams and sports clubs for students to join.

MS in Electrical Engineering

The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is a public research-intensive university in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is the flagship campus of the University of Illinois system. The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is the second oldest public university in the state (after Illinois State University), and is a founding member of the Big Ten Conference. It is considered a Public Ivy and is a member of the Association of American Universities.

Career History
Senior Managing Partner
2015 - Current

SoftBank Investment Advisers is a global advisory firm that seeks to make investments in the technology sector.

Senior Managing Partner
Current

SOFTBANK Capital Partners focuses on investments in high growth technology-based businesses that stand to benefit from the rapid deployment and adoption of broadband and mobile technologies. The firm targets investments in 3 general sectors including content, applications and technology-based services. They invest across all stages of a company's lifecycle; however, most of their investments are made in companies at or near revenue with commercially available technologies. SOFTBANK Capital Partners seeks to invest in companies with experienced management teams. Their objective is to own a significant minority interest in each of their portfolio companies and hold one or more board seats.

Senior Managing Partner, Americas
Current

Softbank Vision Fund invests in technology companies located globally. The fund invests in technology sectors such as internet of things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, information infrastructure, communication, biotechnology, fintech and mobile applications. It provides financing for both private and public companies, committing to a minimum of USD100 million deal checks with a focus on both minority and majority deals.

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LinkedIn Corp. raised money in a private placement transaction

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LinkedIn Corp. raised money in a private placement transaction

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LinkedIn Corp. purchases Alphonso Labs, Inc.

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Kyte Technologies, Inc. engages in the operation of a digital ledger for small and medium businesses to track and record financial transactions. It operates under the brandname KhataBook. The company was founded by Ravish Naresh, Jaideep Poonia, Dhanesh Kumar, and Ashish Sonone in October 2018 and is headquartered in Bengaluru, India.

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Gecko Robotics, Inc. offers robotic inspections for fluidized bed boilers. Its services include UT inspection and visual inspection. The firm develops custom and climbing robots to provide visual inspections during outages, as well as to perform ultrasonic thickness inspections on CFB combustor tubes. The company was founded by Jake Loosararian, Troy Demmer and Ian Miller in 2013 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.

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Coalition, Inc. provides and develops cyber security and insurance coverage platform for business. Its platform features are credential monitor, ransomware prevention, patch manager, threat monitor, distributed denial of service mitigation, and HackerOne response. The company was founded by Joshua Motta and John Hering and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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Events
Speaker
-Los Angeles, CA
2014 Milken Institute Global Conference

People - Opportunities - Solutions

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Aspen, CO, United States
2013 Fortune Brainstorm TECH

Fortune Brainstorm TECH is a marketplace of ideas that assembles the smartest people we know — the world’s top technology and media thinkers, operators, entrepreneurs, innovators, and influencers. These leaders inspire a conversation that informs Fortune’s editorial coverage throughout the year.

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Aspen Meadows Resort-Aspen, CO
2013 Fortune Brainstorm TECH

Fortune Brainstorm TECH is a marketplace of ideas that assembles the smartest people we know — the world’s top technology and media thinkers, operators, entrepreneurs, innovators, and influencers. These leaders inspire a conversation that informs Fortune’s editorial coverage throughout the year.

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