Mr. Nishar is currently Senior Managing Partner of the Softbank Vision Fund, which he joined in 2015. He has over 20 years of experience helping build and grow internet and software businesses. From January 2009 to October 2014, Mr. Nishar served in various roles with LinkedIn Corporation, most recently as Senior Vice President, Products and User Experience. From August 2003 to January 2009, Mr. Nishar served in various roles with Google Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOGL), most recently as the Senior Director of Products for the Asia-Pacific region. Previously he was the Founder of enterprise software company Patkai Networks. He is an inventor on 14 patents, and is a recipient of the Google Founders Award, which is given to employees who made extraordinary contributions to the company. Mr. Nishar currently serves on the board of directors of Seer (Nasdaq: SEER), Relay Therapeutics (Nasdaq: RLAY), Vir Biotechnology, Inc. (Nasdaq: VIR) and Zymergen (Nasdaq: ZY), and previously served on the board of directors of Guardant Health (Nasdaq: GH), Tripadvisor (Nasdaq: TRIP), and OPower. Mr. Nishar received his MBA with highest honors (Baker Scholar) from Harvard Business School, his M.SEE from the University of Illinois, Urbana- Champaign, and his B.Tech with honors from the Indian Institute of Technology.