Buno Pati has served as Chairman of Infoworks since inception, and as Executive Chairman since September 2017. Buno is a Partner at Centerview Capital and brings over 20 years of experience as CEO, entrepreneur, board member and investor in technology companies. Buno was CEO and cofounder of Numerical Technologies, a company that redefined how semiconductors are manufactured, and led the company from inception through a very successful IPO (NMTC). Buno’s early career was in academics as a Senior Research Associate at Stanford University and later as Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Harvard University.
Ned Hooper is a Founding Partner of Centerview Capital Technology and currently serves as its Managing Partner. Ned brings over 20 years of operational and investment experience, leading growth technology businesses from the C-Suite and managing venture and growth capital investments. Prior to Centerview, Ned was Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer at Cisco. Prior to joining Cisco, Ned was responsible for building and implementing a global distribution strategy for Lightspeed International, a start-up acquired by Cisco. He began his career in technology with MCI in Product Management.
Naren co-founded Integrated Systems Inc (ISI), a leading embedded software company, where he served as the President/CEO for fifteen years. He has served on many public boards and is currently on the board of Red Hat and several privately held companies. Naren has over 20 years of early and early-growth stage investment experience in US and India
Amar founded Infoworks in late 2014 to solve a common problem in the big data world. Big data is just too hard. Amar discovered this challenge first-hand at both Zynga and Google. He first built a data warehousing platform on Bigtable at Google then built one of the world’s largest in memory database infrastructure at Zynga.