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Vinod Khosla, Indian investment company executive. Named one of 50 Who Matter Now, CNNMoney.com Business 2.0, 2006, Forbes 400: Richest Americans, 2009.


Khosla, Vinod was born on January 28, 1955 in New Delhi.


Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, 1976. Master in biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 1978. Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1980.


Co-founder Daisy Systems. Co-founding Chief Executive Officer Sun Microsystems, 1982—1986. General partner Kleiner, Perkins, Canfield and Byers, Menlo Park, California, since 1986.

Founder Khosla Ventures, since 2004. Board directors Asera, Centrata, Infinera, Juniper Networks, 1996—2004, QWEST Communications, 1998—2005, Nanotectonica, Redback, Zambeel, Zaplet, eASIC Corporation, since 2004.


Married; 4 children.