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Gunjan Sinha

Born( 1967-05-24 ) May 24, 1967 (age 53) Ranchi , India
Known forExecutive Chairman, MetricStream and Co-Founder WhoWhere? , eGain Corporation
OccupationEntrepreneur Business Executive

Over the course of his career, Gunjan has spent over 20 years in various entrepreneurial, Board, and Executive positions building innovative businesses. As an Internet pioneer, he was Co-Founder and President of WhoWhere? Inc., Leading Internet directory services company that was acquired by Lycos in 1998, as well as eGain, online customer service company which he built from inception to post NASDAQ IPO. Gunjan currently serves on the Board of Directors of several Silicon Valley companies, and in 2010, he was appointed to the Board of the US-India Science and Technology Research Endowment Fund by the US State Department to promote entrepreneurship and innovation. He also serves as Chairman of cfhi. Org which brings transformative healthcare education to under-served communities around the world. He is currently Executive Chairman of MetricStream and is responsible for leading the firm's overall vision and direction. Gunjan obtained his BS and MS degrees in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, and UC Santa Cruz, respectively. He also holds an MS in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management from Stanford University. Gunjan has been featured as one of 50 most successful immigrant entrepreneurs in the US by Silicon India.

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Early life and education

Prior to founding numerous companies, Sinha spent time as a hardware developer at Olivetti Advanced Technology Center as well as an industry advisor for inDplay, Inc. One of his first business ventures was Parsec Technology Pvt. Ltd., Company he co-found in 1994. He launched one of the first internet search engines in 1995. Know as WhoWhere?, He served as company president until he sold the company to Lycos in 1998 for 133 million in stock. At time of sale, Lycos was the 4 most popular websites behind American Online, Yahoo, and MSN. After WhoWhere?, Sinha went on to co-found eGain Corporation, provider of customer engagement software. He took the company public on NASDAQ in 1998 and served as company president until 2003 when he joined MetricStream where he still serves as Executive Chairman. Sinha is on the Board of LearnStreet, online education website for computer programmers. Launch in 2012, company is backed by Khosla Ventures. Sinha has served on numerous boards, including for various non profits. He served as Chairman of SiliconIndia Inc., Regalix, and previously for Arcadiaone, Inc. He was appointed to the Board of Indo-US Science & Technology Forum and previously served as trustee for the University of California Santa Cruz Foundation. He is also a frequent speaker at Horasis, independent think tank organization based in Zurich, Switzerland.

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Career

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Prior to founding numerous companies, Sinha spent time as a hardware developer at Olivetti Advanced Technology Center as well as an industry advisor for inDplay, Inc. One of his first business ventures was Parsec Technology Pvt. Ltd., Company he co-found in 1994. He launched one of the first Internet search engines in 1995. Know as WhoWhere?, He served as the company's president until he sold the company to Lycos in 1998 for 133 million in stock. At time of sale, Lycos was the 4 most popular websites behind American Online, Yahoo, and MSN. After WhoWhere?, Sinha went on to co-found eGain Corporation, provider of customer engagement software. He took the company public on NASDAQ in 1998 and served as the company's president until 2003 when he joined MetricStream where he still serves as Executive Chairman. Sinha is on the board of LearnStreet, online education website for computer programmers. Launch in 2012, company is backed by Khosla Ventures. Sinha has served on numerous boards, including for various non profits. He served as Chairman of SiliconIndia Inc., Regalix, and previously for Arcadiaone, Inc. He was appointed to the board of Indo-US Science & Technology Forum and previously served as trustee for the University of California Santa Cruz Foundation. He is also a frequent speaker at Horasis, independent think tank organization based in Zurich, Switzerland.

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Popular AsN/A
OccupationEntrepreneurBusiness Executive
Age53 years old
Zodiac SignGemini
Born24 May 1967
Birthday24 May
BirthplaceRanchi, India
NationalityIndia

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Net Worth in 2020$ 1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2019Under Review
Net Worth in 2019Pending
Salary in 2019Under Review
HouseNot Available
CarsNot Available
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Awards and recognition

NOIDA, India & SUNNYVALE, Calif.-HCL Technologies, leading Global IT Services Company, has been honored with GRC Innovation Partner of Year 2016 Award from MetricStream for spirit of collaboration and Innovation. The MetricStream GRC Journey Award ceremony was held at the Marriot Marquis Hotel in Washington DC on April 26 2016. Awards were presented by Shellye Archambeau, CEO of MetricStream, and Gunjan Sinha, Executive Chairman of MetricStream. Partner awards recognize MetricStreams BUSINESS partners who have provided exceptional GRC Consulting, Services and guidance to customers. These partners work closely with MetricStream, providing hands-on assistance with strategy and foundational elements, enabling customers to meet their GRC goals. A total of 17 awards were present, honoring efforts and achievements of MetricStream customers, individual customer stakeholders and partners. Kalyan Kumar, Executive Vice President at HCL Technologies, say, 21 Century Enterprises do face challenges in managing cyber threats and maintaining real-time compliance HCLs DryICE Autonomics & Orchestration framework, complemented with integrated GRC methodology, also focuses on automation of Compliance and Risk Management activities and our Association with MetricStream supports this strategy. HCL is thrill to receive the MetricStream GRC Innovation Partner of Year 2016 Award. This is testimony to HCLs industry leading GRC programs and practices. Rohit Bedi, Senior Vice President, Global Partnerships & Alliances at MetricStream, say, combined strength of HCLs industry expertise and thought leadership, and MetricStreams powerful GRC platform and applications enable US to jointly deliver best in class GRC solutions for our customers globally. Innovation is key to our clients who need better ways to drive success in their BUSINESS and create a sustainable and competitive edge. This milestone stands as testament of HCLs and MetricStreams commitment to continuously innovate and set new benchmarks of Excellence in GRC space. A Pioneer in the area of Governance, Risk & Compliance, HCL is among the first IT Services companies to create an industry-recognize IP content & proprietary framework, BRiCS, for Risk & Compliance Management specific to industry verticals. Creation of the integrated GRC BRiCS framework is a step towards making enterprises more regulatory compliant, Risk averse and Security align, which is also a core attribute of HCLs core DryICE Autonomics & Orchestration methodology. HCL has been premier Partner of MetricStream since 2013 for their GRC Technology Services, and has strong capabilities and technical expertise on MetricStream platform. With a dedicated Center of Excellence, HCL has developed and engineered many leading GRC applications like PCI-DSS Management, SANS 20 dashboard and Information Security Operations Management, leveraging MetricStream AppStudio platform.

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Gunjan Sinha biography

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Gunjan Sinha serves as Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Sinha has served as Executive Chairman of MetricStream Inc., Supplier of software applications for enterprise quality and compliance Management. From May 1995 through April 1997, Mr. Sinha served as President of WhoWhere? Inc., Internet service Company co-found by Mr. Sinha. Prior to co-founding WhoWhere? Inc., Mr. Sinha was hardware developer of multiprocessor servers at Olivetti Advanced Technology Center. In June 1994, Mr. Sinha co-found Parsec Technologies, Inc. Mr. Sinha has also served as Chairman of Regalix, digital marketing Company, since 1998 and as Chairman of Open Growth, LLC, Technology holding Company, since January 2014. Mr. Sinha holds a degree in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, masters degree in Computer Science from University of California, Santa Cruz, and a masters degree in Engineering Management from Stanford University.

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Popular AsN/A
OccupationEntrepreneurBusiness Executive
Age53 years old
Zodiac SignGemini
Born24 May 1967
Birthday24 May
BirthplaceRanchi, India
NationalityIndia

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Net Worth in 2020$ 1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2019Under Review
Net Worth in 2019Pending
Salary in 2019Under Review
HouseNot Available
CarsNot Available
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eGain executives and stock owners

Gunjan has made over 18 trades of eGain stock since 2013, according to Form 4 filled with the SEC. Most recently, he sold 30 000 units of EGAN stock worth 540 600 on 12 October 2020. The largest trade he's ever made was selling 40 000 units of eGain stock on 9 May 2018, worth over 396 800. On average, Gunjan trades about 16 960 units every 126 days since 2012. As of 12 October 2020, he still owns at least 816 795 units of eGain stock. You can see the complete history of Mr. Sinha's stock trades at the bottom of the page.

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