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Launch Mixer: Cloud SaaS Products for Hyperscale

  • Rubrik 1001 Page Mill Road Palo Alto, CA, 94304 United States (map)


Join us for AWIPs inaugural South Bay event where lead PMs at hyper growth B2B Cloud Saas companies share best practices and challenges of enterprise product management. Learn about trends in the cloud market and what its like to innovate for hyper growth. This is a must-attend event for current and aspiring Enterprise PMs.

Kick off short talk:

Bipul Sinha // CEO & Co-Founder, Rubrik

Bipul Sinha is a Co-Founder & CEO of Rubrik. Rubrik built the world’s first cloud data management platform that delivers data protection, search, analytics, compliance, and copy data management to hybrid cloud enterprises. Bipul is a Venture Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners and his current board memberships include Nutanix, Numerify and Peel. His past investments include Pulse (LinkedIn), PernixData (NTNX) and LiveProfile (RIM).

Judy Chang // Senior Product Manager, Google

Judy is has in-depth experience in product management, product marketing and business development in enterprise SaaS, consumer internet, payments and billing systems. She is currently leading key products in Google and previously has armed multiple projects at PayPal. She will be sharing her experience in defining and executing on multi-year product strategy.

Nancy Wang // Lead Product Manager (SaaS Products), Rubrik // CEO & Founder of AWIP

Nancy is an experienced enterprise software product manager and VC, currently leading core product lines and a stealth product line (to be launched 2019) at Rubrik. She continues to engage herself in the tech VC landscape in her role leading product and engineering for Buttonwood, a software-focused platform for elite startups raising capital. Nancy was also formerly a PM at Google, where she led the development of products for the Google Fiber network infrastructure team. She is a passionate advocate for diversity and is an avid supporter of women empowerment in STEM through founding Advancing Women in Product, a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to providing equal opportunities in tech for men and women. Nancy graduated from the University of Pennsylvania's School of Engineering & Applied Sciences.


Nikita Maheswari // Director of Product, Nutanix

Nikita Maheshwari is a Director of Product Management at Nutanix, a enterprise software company building leading hyper-converged solutions. At Nutanix, she leads the software-only offering - managing product roadmap, go to market strategy, and partnerships with global server vendors. Nikita joined five years ago as employee 250 and has deeply been involved from its early days, from building its total cost of ownership model for the Nutanix IPO to shaping its transformation into a software-centric company in 2017. Prior to Nutanix, Nikita was at McKinsey Consulting focusing on enterprise technology go to market strategy. Nikita is also the founder of Move Up, a 501(c)(3) that is dedicated to find jobs and start small businesses for under-served women, and she has helped hundreds of under-served women find financial independence over the last five years. Nikita is a graduate of University of California, Berkeley.

Shay Mowlem // SVP of Product & Strategy, Rubrik

Shay is a product and marketing executive with over 20 years’ experience leading enterprise software companies through accelerated growth. He is passionate, hands-on, customer-focused, and strategically minded, with strong go-to-market and technical expertise, excellent creative and communication skills, and tireless determination.

Aakrit Prasad // Vice President, Head of Product & Strategy, Applitools

Aakrit is an enterprise executive who presently heads Product & Strategy at Applitools, a growth stage A.I. platform for business to visually test & monitor their applications. Backed by top-tier VCs with over $45M in funding, Applitools helps over 400 enterprises ship visually perfect products every release. Previously, he led the core APM products at AppDynamics, valued over $3B from an acquisition by Cisco prior to a planned IPO. As an early practitioner of products in the cloud saas market, he formerly also built and led products at Salesforce to manage performance, scale, and growth. He enjoys leading disruptive products with high impact and has over a decade of experience building & managing world-class software products and teams.


6:00 pm - 6:30 pm: Registration & AWIP Welcome

6:30 pm - 7:00 pm: South Bay Chapter Kick Off

7:00 pm - 7:45 pm: Panel Discussion plus Q&A

7:45 - 8:30 pm: Networking & Close

Special thanks to our South Bay Launch Sponsor's: Rubrik

Earlier Event: August 28
AWIP Mentorship Program Kick-Off Event
Later Event: October 17
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