Nutanix chief Dheeraj Pandey, an industry pioneer, tells why - having snagged a US$750 million investment from Bain Capital into his enterprise cloud computing company - it's timely to step down as CEO from the firm he co-founded.
"I am trying to figure out what the next 10 to 15 years are going to be like. I have another 20 years to give to IT. I want to really think hard about technology and people. Who knows, I think things are very serendipitous in life. I am here to think about what the meaning and purpose would be for the next 10-15 years." - Dheeraj Pandey.
DHEERAJ Pandey is the quintessential US immigrant success story. He has achieved success by sheer dint of hard work, talent, and a risk-taking instinct. In 1997, when he was in his early 20s, he packed his bags, got on a plane, and flew to the United States to do a PhD. He never got the time to...