Raghu Rao

Raghu Rao

Strategic Advisor and Investor, Kaya17, United States

Raghu Rao is a serial entrepreneur, strategic business advisor and angel investor. Mr. Rao has founded, scaled and had successful exits with several high-technology companies including InfoZen.com, CellixBio.com, KovidGroup.com, WizNucleus.com, and PaperBatteryCo.com. In his 33-year career, Mr. Rao has led teams for management, operations and oversight for clients in GovTech, BioTech, Publishing, and Energy sectors. Mr. Rao has advised clients on the strategy and roll-out of high-profile projects, such as USA.gov, TSA Screening Gateway, Cancer.gov and other eGovernment initiatives. As the Vistage Princeton Chair, Mr. Rao ran three high-performing peer advisory boards for middle-market CEOs and business leaders of companies with total revenues exceeding $2 Billion.