For more then 25 years of his career, Gururaja has held wide range of posotions in the companies he worked for: promoting and exporting software components out of India, product management at Intel, served as Managing Director of the Trilogy Software's India engineering center etc.
VMLogix, which he founded in 2004 was a company funded by Bain Capital Ventures and acquired by Citrix in 2010. At Citrix, Gururaja served as Vice President Products in the Cloud Platforms group, was a member of the global Citrix CTO Office, represented the Citrix Startup Accelerator and was on the India R&D leadership team.
Nowadays Gururaja is a member of the NASSCOM Executive Council, a chairman of the NASSCOM Product Council and co-host of the NASSCOM Product Conclave. He is Charter Member of TiE Bangalore where he launched the Cloud SIG and is Co-Founder & Co-Chair of HBS Alumni Angels India.