View from the Top: Kishore Seendripu: An accidental entrepreneur: My journey from Berkeley to Wall Street

Lecture | March 20 | 12-1 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium, 3rd floor

 Kishore Seendripu, Co-founder, president & CEO, Maxliner

 College of Engineering

In this talk, Kishore will share his experience and learnings as an entrepreneur and a cofounder of MaxLinear, a modern communications IC company, from its inception in 2003 to its initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange in 2010. He will cover the gamut of topics that an entrepreneur’s journey entails, which include the challenges of building a cohesive team, germinating product ideas, navigating a treacherous competitive landscape, working with venture capitalists, dealing with investment bankers, and most importantly, embracing the role of leader of a public company.

 All Audiences, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Undergraduate

 All Audiences

 Lunch will be provided

 bears@berkeley.edu