• Cloud City Meetup: A Fireside Chat with Benchmark GP Chetan Puttagunta

    We're very excited to announce a special edition of the Cloud City Meetup with Chetan Puttagunta, General Partner at Benchmark. Chetan will discuss different approaches to building large enterprise software companies, attributes he looks for in entrepreneurs, and what he means by going slow to go fast. He has a truly remarkable track record, including names like Mulesoft, MongoDB, and Elastic that have gone on to be public companies. Chetan Puttagunta is a General Partner at Benchmark. He currently serves on the boards of Elastic (NYSE: ESTC), Sketch, Pachyderm, Duffel, and Modern Treasury. He previously led investments in and served on the boards of MuleSoft (NYSE: MULE, acquired by Salesforce), MongoDB (NASDAQ: MDB), Acquia (acquired by Vista Equity), and Scout (acquired by Workday). Chetan holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. The Cloud City Meetup is a regular event series in Seattle featuring top technology leaders from around the world. Its hosts, Charles Fitzgerald and Chris Kelley (Shipyard Capital), have built several software companies and are active enterprise investors based in the Northwest. www.benchmark.com www.cloudcitymeetup.com