Raj Alur

Former Director of Marketing & Business Development at Ascend Communications, Inc.

Raj Alur

Raj Alur

Former Director of Marketing & Business Development at Ascend Communications, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

ProQuent Systems Corp.

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998

Number of Boards

7

Relationships
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Executive Partner at Siris Capital

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Venture Partner at Vesbridge Partners LLC

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Chairman at Mutual Capital Partners

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Advisor at Stadia Ventures LLC

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Founder at Technology Venture Partners LLC

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General Partner at Innovacom Gestion SAS

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Founder & Managing Director at Novak Biddle Venture Partners

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Former Vice Chairman, President & Chief Operating Officer at Alcatel Networks Corp.

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Senior Vice President-Corporate Development & Strategy at Evolving Systems, Inc.

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Venture Partner at Vesbridge Partners LLC

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Raj Alur
Former Director of Marketing & Business Development at Ascend Communications, Inc.
Education
Graduate Degree

Boston University (most commonly referred to as BU) is a private research university located in Boston, Massachusetts. The university is nonsectarian, but is historically affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The university has more than 4,000 faculty members and 29,000 students,and is one of Boston's largest employers. It offers bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees, and medical and dental degrees through 18 schools and colleges on two urban campuses. The main campus is situated along the Charles River in Boston's Fenway-Kenmore and Allston neighborhoods, while the Boston University Medical Campus is in Boston's South End neighborhood. BU also operates 75 study abroad programs in over 33 cities in over 20 countries and has internship opportunities in 10 different countries (including the United States and abroad).

MBA

Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management is the graduate business school of Cornell University, a private Ivy League university located in Ithaca, New York. It was founded in 1946 and renamed in 1984 after Samuel Curtis Johnson, founder of S.C. Johnson & Son, following his family's $20 million endowment gift to the school in his honor—at the time, the largest gift to any business school in the world. The school is housed in Sage Hall and supports 59 full-time faculty members. There are about 600 Master of Business Administration (MBA) students in the full-time two-year and Accelerated MBA programs and 375 Executive MBA students. The school counts over 11,000 alumni and publishes the academic journal Administrative Science Quarterly.

Memberships
Member
2006 - 2008

The Indus Entrepreneurs provides mentoring, networking and education to entrepreneurs. It is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to fostering entrepreneurs and giving back to community. The company was founded by Kailash Joshi in 1992 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA.

Career History
Managing Director
2001 - 2008

Vesbridge invests in early-stage companies, mostly pre-revenue, in the networking and IT industries. They seek companies that address large markets with compelling technology and exceptional talent. The firm's strategy is to invest in new categories that leverage sector expertise and contact networks to support rapid value creation. Investments are distributed over several rounds of financing as a company reaches key milestones.

Chief Executive Officer
Prior

ProQuent Systems Corp. develops mobile multiple-services switching platforms. It provides content inspection solutions that are components for providing visibility and enforcement of mobile network policies on IP traffic in operator networks. The company was founded by Thomas E. Hamilton in 2000 and is headquartered in Marlboro, MA.

Chief Marketing Officer
Prior

Imergy Power Systems, Inc. develops and manufactures electrochemical energy storage systems. Its products include ESP5, ESP30 and ESP250. The company was founded in 2005 by Saroj Sahu and is headquartered in Fremont, CA.

Boards & Committees
Director
Prior - 2009

Metconnex, Inc. develops optoelectronic components. The company supplies wavelength selective switch modules for use in reconfigurable optical add and drop multiplexers. The firm was founded by Thomas Ducellier and Alan Hnatiw in May, 2002 and is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada.

Director
Prior

Picolight, Inc. manufactures optical transceivers and components for high-bandwidth optical systems in the growing data center, enterprise, storage area and metro networking markets. The company was founded by Stanley Swirhun in 1995 and is headquartered in Louisville, CO.

Director
Prior

Princeton Optronics, Inc. develops and manufactures optical devices and subsystems. It produces custom products including low noise tunable lasers, pump laser packages, vertical cavity surface emitting lasers in the visible and near IR region. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Mercerville, NJ.

Member, Board of Directors
Current
Member, Board of Directors
Prior

The Indus Entrepreneurs is a non-profit organization. It provides mentoring, networking, education and funding to entrepreneurs. The company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA.

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