Saqib E. Awan is a Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners where he works with startups in all areas of enterprise tech from SaaS, Analytics & Big Data, Cloud & Infrastructure to Security. Saqib also manages Lightspeed’s CIO Innovation Advisory Network, a platform for forward-thinking IT leaders to collaborate with and advise Silicon Valley VCs and leading startup entrepreneurs. Prior to joining Lightspeed, Saqib held growth-oriented leadership positions at VC-backed startups, management consulting, and at General Motors. Saqib earned his MBA at Stanford.
CIO Peer Forum 2020, Day 1: Plenary
Emerging Technologies from Silicon Valley
Saqib E. Awan from Lightspeed Venture Partners and four of Lightspeed’s newest and hottest enterprise tech portfolio companies will present and discuss how they’re disrupting the enterprise IT landscape with you. Lightspeed Venture Partners is a Silicon Valley venture capital firm focused on accelerating disruptive innovations and trends in the Enterprise and Consumer sectors. Over the past two decades, the Lightspeed team has backed and helped build more than 300 companies globally, including Brocade, Informatica, Riverbed, Nicira, AppDynamics, Zscaler, MuleSoft, Nutanix, and Snap. Lightspeed’s CIO Innovation Advisory Network is an exclusive network and platform for engagement between forward-thinking IT leaders and emerging enterprise tech startups and their founders.