Alum and ECE council member joins Formation 8


November 13, 2014

Shirish Sathaye (ECE'93), member of the College of Engineering Dean's Advisory Council and the ECE Alumni Council, joins Formation 8. Sathaye will be helping the firm to invest in opportunities primarily around enterprise networking and similar technologies. 

Before Formation 8, Sathaye joined Khosla Ventures as a general partner after a decade of investment experience at Matrix Partners and a long operating career at several technology companies including Digital Equipment Corporation, FORE Systems and Alteon Web Systems. His current areas of investment focus on wireless and wireline networking, clean tech and cloud-based software, storage and systems. Shirish received his Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering from CMU, a master’s degree in electrical engineering from Virginia Tech and a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering from IT-BHU, Varanasi, India.

More on Shirish Sathaye and Formation 8 can be found here.