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Gaurav Chawla

Entrepreneur • Advisor San Francisco Bay Area, US

Builder of things. I like getting things done. Previously Senior Engineering Manager, Salesforce.com. Texas A&M grad.

Builder of things. I like getting things done. Previously Senior Engineering Manager, Salesforce.com. Texas A&M grad.

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6 vouches

Primary Skillsets

  • Back End Engineering
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing
  • Product
I have an idea I'm commited to
Immediately

Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Back End Engineering
  • • Fundraising
  • • Marketing
  • • Product

Involved In

Founder

Camellia Labs Inc.

Side Projects

Camellia Labs

Positions

Founder Camellia Labs Inc. March 2013 - present
Senior Engineering Manager Salesforce.com March 2012 - March 2013
Engineering Manager Salesforce.com December 2009 - March 2012
Member of Technical Staff Salesforce.com May 2008 - March 2010
Senior Engineering Manager Salesforce March 2012 - March 2013
Engineering Manager Salesforce December 2009 - March 2012
Member of Technical Staff Salesforce May 2008 - March 2010
Senior Software Engineer BEA Systems June 1999 - April 2008
Research Assistant Texas A&M University 1997 - 1999

Education

Texas A&M University Computer Engineering August 1997 - May 1999
Gujarat University Instrumentation and Control 1993 - 1997
Vardhaman Vidyalaya

Interested In

Cofounder With
  • • Business Development
  • • Mechanical Engineering
  • • Product
  • • Industrial Design
Advisor With
  • • Fundraising
  • • Business plan
  • • Recruiting
  • • Product management
  • • Business Development
  • • Product Market Fit
Markets of Interest
  • • Consumer Electronics
  • • Hardware

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Java • Scalability • Hadoop • PaaS • Business Process Design

Key Accomplishments

Worked with the original team that built WebLogic Application Server. Created high performing agile teams in Force.com Platform at Salesforce.com.

How I like to work with people As a Cofounder

I am self-motivated and a driven individual. I like to get things done. Developing, Testing, Delivering, Learning is better than just talking about things at length and creating long plans. I have been a developer and Engineering Manager leading strong teams of engineers focused on delivering enterprise products. I have always focused on creating a high performing teams that gel well together.

As an Advisor

I can advise entrepreneurs about how to create quality software using agile methodologies. Have been delivering robust enterprise software for a number of years. I can advise on creating teams that gel well together.

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Vouches Received

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Mandar Parikh
We worked together at Salesforce.com  •  Independent Consultant, Product Management & Corporate Strategy Consulting Services and Senior Director, Product Management, Zuora.
Gaurav has a ton of great ideas, and the passion to deliver on them.
Samir Raiyani
They're my friends
Gaurav is a super creative guy. He has a wide range of interests and hobbies, and he is good at everything he does. And he is a first-rate g ... eek too.
Brian Zotter
We worked together at Salesforce.com
Insightful and passionate.
Scott
We worked together at Salesforce.com
Gaurav is an insightful and driven leader. He inspires and drives his teams (leads by example) to excel, but is empathetic to the needs of ... the people around him. Gaurav was committed to developing high value features for the Salesforce.com product, but always expressed an interest in starting his own company. I am happy to see that he is following his dream.
Dave Brown
We worked together at BEA Systems
Guarav is methodical in his approach to solving problems, yet passionate about delivering solutions that he believes in. His self-awareness ... allows him to manage risk and course correct when needed.
John Greene
We worked together at BEA Systems
gc has great experience, a solid work ethic, and strives for greatness.

Mandar Parikh
We worked together at Salesforce.com
Mandar is a dreamer and a doer.

Brian Zotter
We worked together  •  CTO and Co-Founder, YesPath. Previously VP Technology and Products, ClearStory Data. VP Engineering, Salesforce.com
Brian is super nice to work with. His style is such that it feels like a normal conversation but he knows which questions to ask and makes y ... ou think about the right things.