Founder – Tibco Limited
“Mr. Real Time” in technology circles, Vivek Ranadivé is an entrepreneur, tech visionary, author, philanthropist, and sports team owner recognized for his outsidethe- box thinking. In 1997, he founded his present company, TIBCO Software Inc., with the mission of bringing real-time computing into the mainstream.
A native of Bombay, India, Vivek watched a documentary on MIT and was inspired at the age of 16 to leave India for Cambridge, Massachusetts, arriving with only $50 in his pocket. After earning both a Master’s and Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, he obtained an MBA at Harvard, where he was a Baker Scholar.
1. Vivek has authored three books that are New York Times and global best sellers, both widely read in business and academia.
2. Vivek is a huge basketball fan. He started his foray into the professional side of basketball when he became the co-owner and vice chairman of the Golden State Warriors NBA franchise.