Kirthiga Reddy

Investment Partner

Softbank Vision Fund

About Kirthiga

Kirthiga Reddy brings over twenty years of experience leading technology-driven transformations to her role as an Investing Partner at SoftBank Investment Advisers (SBIA).

At SBIA, Kirthiga focuses on frontier, enterprise, and health tech investments. She serves on the board of directors for Collective Health, Fungible and WeWork; and is board observer for Pear Therapeutics. She serves on the Investment Committee of Emerge, global accelerator for brilliant companies led by underrepresented founders.

She was Managing Director, Facebook India and South Asia for over six years, starting as their first employee in India. Her subsequent experiences at Facebook focused on emerging and high-growth markets including Mexico, Brazil, Indonesia, South Africa and the Middle East. She is co-founder of F7 seed fund. She served as Chair, Stanford Business School Management Board.

She holds an MBA from Stanford University, where she graduated with highest honors as an Arjay Miller Scholar, an M.S. in Computer Engineering from Syracuse University and a B.E. in Computer Science from Marathwada University, India. She has been recognized as Fortune India’s “Most Powerful Women” and as Fast Company’s “Most Creative People in Business” among other recognitions.

Their Sessions

4:00 pm - 4:40 pm 16th June 2021

How can society work better to support young women entering and succeeding in STEM fields? We hear from our panelists on the gender gap within tech, their own personal challenges and the advice...

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