VINIT NIJHAWAN is a partner at LearnLaunch. He has over 25 years of experience building five startups: as CEO of three, four were acquired, and the fifth has grown to over 300 people. Recently, Vinit was a venture partner at Key Venture Partners, where he sourced over 200 deals in two years and made one investment, which was acquired for $430M. Vinit is an advisor and board member to several technology startups. He was a Mass High Tech All-Star in 2005. Vinit has participated in over 120 panel discussions and paper presentations and serves on the Board of Trustees at TiE Global, a non-profit that fosters global entrepreneurship.
Vinit is currently the Managing Director in the Office of Technology, and Director of Enterprise Programs at ITEC (Institute of Technology, Entrepreneurship & Commercialization) at Boston University. Vinit also teaches an MBA course on Entrepreneurship at Boston University. Vinit earned a B.A.Sc in Electrical Engineering from the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada.