San Antonio Branch Board of Directors
The Entrepreneurs' Fund
Manoj Saxena joined the San Antonio Branch Board in 2012.
Based in Austin, Texas he is the managing director of The Entrepreneurs' Fund IV and chairman of Cognitive Scale and SparkCognition. He was previously the general manager of IBM Watson Solutions. Prior to joining IBM in 2006, Saxena founded and led two software companies, including Webify, which was acquired by IBM and Exterprise which was acquired by Commerce One. He was previously with 3M Company.
He serves on the boards of Any Baby Can, Communities in Schools and the Saxena Foundation. He also serves on the advisory boards for Global Giving and Michigan State University's Center for Venture Capital, Private Equity and Entrepreneurial Finance.
Saxena holds a master's degree in business administration from Michigan State University and a master's in management sciences from the Birla Institute of Technology & Science in Pilani, India.